The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 288 307 309
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 15 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 15
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,250 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +4.37%
Information Security Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (68.75%) CISSP
3 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (37.50%) CISM
4 12 (37.50%) Finance
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
6 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
7 8 (25.00%) Cyber Security
8 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
8 7 (21.88%) CISA
9 6 (18.75%) Network Security
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
10 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
10 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
10 5 (15.63%) GSEC
10 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (15.63%) Security+ Certification
10 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
10 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
10 5 (15.63%) SSCP
10 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (15.63%) Firewall
11 4 (12.50%) Law
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 4 (12.50%) BCP
11 4 (12.50%) ITIL
11 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 4 (12.50%) CRISC

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) DMZ
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Law
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.13%) Java Card
5 1 (3.13%) RMADS
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) CESG
5 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
3 8 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
5 5 (15.63%) Data Protection
5 5 (15.63%) Information Assurance
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) BCP
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) ISMS
6 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) C++
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) CISSP
2 12 (37.50%) CISM
3 10 (31.25%) Degree
4 7 (21.88%) CISA
5 5 (15.63%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (15.63%) SSCP
5 5 (15.63%) GSEC
6 4 (12.50%) CRISC
7 3 (9.38%) CEH
7 3 (9.38%) GIAC
8 1 (3.13%) GCIA
8 1 (3.13%) GCIH
8 1 (3.13%) GCWN
8 1 (3.13%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) WorldPay
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Gemalto
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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