The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 240 299 327
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 23 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 18
Median salary £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,800 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,300 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.78%
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
6678 9930 12017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.73% 95.11% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6036 8418 10142
Median salary £56,760 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 39 (79.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (75.51%) CISSP
4 34 (69.39%) CISM
5 20 (40.82%) Windows
6 19 (38.78%) ITIL
6 19 (38.78%) CISA
7 18 (36.73%) Finance
7 18 (36.73%) Unix
8 15 (30.61%) COBIT
8 15 (30.61%) Network Security
9 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 14 (28.57%) Firewall
9 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 14 (28.57%) Degree
10 13 (26.53%) Internet
10 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
11 12 (24.49%) Database Security
11 12 (24.49%) Threat Analysis
11 12 (24.49%) Cyberthreat
11 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
11 12 (24.49%) Cryptography
11 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (20.41%) ISMS
13 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
13 9 (18.37%) SIEM
13 9 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (16.33%) Data Protection

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) Network Security
2 14 (28.57%) Firewall
3 13 (26.53%) Internet
4 7 (14.29%) HTTP
5 4 (8.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.04%) Intranet
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Law
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.49%) Cryptography
2 12 (24.49%) Cyberthreat
2 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.29%) BYOD
4 4 (8.16%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.16%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Unix
3 8 (16.33%) Linux
4 4 (8.16%) CentOS
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (38.78%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.49%) Database Security
4 12 (24.49%) Threat Analysis
5 10 (20.41%) ISMS
5 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
6 9 (18.37%) SIEM
7 8 (16.33%) Data Protection
7 8 (16.33%) OWASP
8 7 (14.29%) Information Security Management
8 7 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (14.29%) SDLC
8 7 (14.29%) Security Management
8 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (75.51%) CISSP
2 34 (69.39%) CISM
3 19 (38.78%) CISA
4 14 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (8.16%) CISMP
5 4 (8.16%) CRISC
5 4 (8.16%) SANS
6 3 (6.12%) CEH
7 1 (2.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.04%) CLAS
7 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.04%) GIAC
7 1 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (79.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.61%) COBIT
3 13 (26.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (4.08%) ISO27002
5 1 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Nessus
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Rackspace
1 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
1 4 (8.16%) VMware
2 3 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (6.12%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
3 2 (4.08%) Splunk
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