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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 259 312 319
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 58 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.16% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 57 17 5
Average salary £42,500 £48,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.37% +19.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
10011 10764 10810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.56% 92.93% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8758 9257 9799
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 57 (72.15%) CISSP
3 37 (46.84%) Firewall
4 29 (36.71%) PCI DSS
5 23 (29.11%) COBIT
6 22 (27.85%) Finance
7 21 (26.58%) Degree
7 21 (26.58%) Information Assurance
8 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
9 17 (21.52%) CISM
10 15 (18.99%) Windows
11 14 (17.72%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (17.72%) Banking
12 13 (16.46%) Document Management
12 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
12 13 (16.46%) Workflow
12 13 (16.46%) Client/Server
12 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.19%) Law
13 12 (15.19%) VMware
14 11 (13.92%) UNIX
14 11 (13.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (12.66%) ISMS
16 9 (11.39%) Business Continuity
16 9 (11.39%) SIEM
16 9 (11.39%) MCP
16 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
17 8 (10.13%) MCSA
17 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (46.84%) Firewall
2 11 (13.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (8.86%) VPN
4 6 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.06%) Wireless
5 4 (5.06%) WAN
5 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.80%) Network Security
7 2 (2.53%) IPsec
7 2 (2.53%) LAN
7 2 (2.53%) SMTP
7 2 (2.53%) SSL
7 2 (2.53%) SAN
7 2 (2.53%) DMZ
8 1 (1.27%) Internet
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Banking
3 12 (15.19%) Law
4 8 (10.13%) Publishing
5 6 (7.59%) Retail
6 5 (6.33%) Legal
7 2 (2.53%) Advertising
7 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.46%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) UNIX
3 7 (8.86%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (26.58%) Information Assurance
3 14 (17.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (16.46%) Document Management
4 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
4 13 (16.46%) Workflow
5 10 (12.66%) ISMS
6 9 (11.39%) SIEM
6 9 (11.39%) Business Continuity
7 8 (10.13%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (10.13%) Security Management
7 8 (10.13%) BCP
7 8 (10.13%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.86%) Information Security Management
9 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 57 (72.15%) CISSP
2 21 (26.58%) Degree
3 17 (21.52%) CISM
4 9 (11.39%) MCP
5 8 (10.13%) MCSA
5 8 (10.13%) Security+ Certification
5 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.86%) ISSAP
6 7 (8.86%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.27%) CISMP
7 1 (1.27%) CRISC
7 1 (1.27%) CNA
7 1 (1.27%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.27%) GIAC
7 1 (1.27%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (36.71%) PCI DSS
2 23 (29.11%) COBIT
3 18 (22.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (7.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Nessus
2 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.27%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) VMware
3 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) McAfee
6 2 (2.53%) Websense
6 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.53%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) Nokia
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago