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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 287 319 314
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 13 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.21% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 9
Average salary £58,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
9476 11651 11408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.25% 92.50% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9832 9899
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (70.37%) CISSP
3 12 (44.44%) CISM
3 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) Identity Management
6 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
7 8 (29.63%) CISA
8 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) Information Assurance
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (18.52%) Data Governance
9 5 (18.52%) CRISC
9 5 (18.52%) ISMS
9 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
9 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
9 5 (18.52%) Law
9 5 (18.52%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (18.52%) GSEC
9 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
9 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
9 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
9 5 (18.52%) SSCP
9 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) Investment Management

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (3.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) DMZ
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Law
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Cryptography
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.41%) PKI
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.70%) Java Card
5 1 (3.70%) RMADS
5 1 (3.70%) NHS
5 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) CESG
5 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (37.04%) Identity Management
3 9 (33.33%) Cyber Security
4 6 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
5 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) ISMS
5 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Data Governance
6 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (14.81%) Investment Management
7 3 (11.11%) BCP
7 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C++
1 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) CISSP
2 12 (44.44%) CISM
3 10 (37.04%) Degree
4 8 (29.63%) CISA
5 5 (18.52%) CRISC
5 5 (18.52%) GSEC
5 5 (18.52%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (18.52%) SSCP
6 1 (3.70%) GCIA
6 1 (3.70%) GCIH
6 1 (3.70%) GCWN
6 1 (3.70%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (18.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) WorldPay
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Gemalto
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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