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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 310 312 329
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 21 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.12% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.84%
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
11013 11311 12287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 93.37% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9250 10008 11245
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 48 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (66.67%) CISSP
3 21 (43.75%) CISM
4 18 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
5 14 (29.17%) Finance
6 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (20.83%) Network Security
7 10 (20.83%) ISMS
7 10 (20.83%) CISA
7 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 10 (20.83%) Degree
8 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (16.67%) Banking
8 8 (16.67%) Firewall
9 7 (14.58%) Security Management
9 7 (14.58%) GIAC
10 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire
10 6 (12.50%) Operations Management
10 6 (12.50%) Change Management
10 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
10 6 (12.50%) Splunk
11 5 (10.42%) Information Security Management
11 5 (10.42%) Law
11 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
12 4 (8.33%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Network Security
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 3 (6.25%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Law
4 4 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (20.83%) ISMS
3 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 7 (14.58%) Security Management
5 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (12.50%) Operations Management
5 6 (12.50%) Change Management
6 5 (10.42%) Information Security Management
6 5 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.17%) SIEM
9 2 (4.17%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.08%) Security Testing
10 1 (2.08%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Perl
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (66.67%) CISSP
2 21 (43.75%) CISM
3 10 (20.83%) Degree
3 10 (20.83%) CISA
4 7 (14.58%) GIAC
5 2 (4.17%) ISSAP
5 2 (4.17%) ISSMP
6 1 (2.08%) CISMP
6 1 (2.08%) GCIA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CNA
6 1 (2.08%) Novell Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Nessus
1 2 (4.17%) OSSEC
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Sourcefire
1 6 (12.50%) Splunk
2 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (2.08%) Websense
5 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.08%) LANDesk
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago