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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 285 302 329
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 23 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.15% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 8
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £44,100 £65,000
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
10529 11001 12001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8887 9655 10999
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 47 (100.00%) Information Security
2 31 (65.96%) CISSP
3 21 (44.68%) CISM
4 16 (34.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (31.91%) Management Information System
6 12 (25.53%) Finance
7 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
7 11 (23.40%) Degree
7 11 (23.40%) ISMS
7 11 (23.40%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (21.28%) Firewall
9 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (19.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (19.15%) Network Security
10 8 (17.02%) CISA
10 8 (17.02%) Banking
11 7 (14.89%) GIAC
12 6 (12.77%) Change Management
12 6 (12.77%) Security Management
12 6 (12.77%) Law
12 6 (12.77%) Sourcefire
12 6 (12.77%) Operations Management
12 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
12 6 (12.77%) Splunk
13 5 (10.64%) UNIX
13 5 (10.64%) Windows
13 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
13 5 (10.64%) Information Security Management
14 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
14 4 (8.51%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (19.15%) Network Security
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
4 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) Wireless
5 2 (4.26%) VPN
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Law
4 4 (8.51%) Legal
5 3 (6.38%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) UNIX
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (23.40%) Risk Management
2 11 (23.40%) ISMS
2 11 (23.40%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (19.15%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (12.77%) Security Management
4 6 (12.77%) Operations Management
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Information Security Management
6 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.13%) SIEM
9 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.13%) Customer Insight
9 1 (2.13%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.13%) Data Privacy
9 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) CISSP
2 21 (44.68%) CISM
3 11 (23.40%) Degree
4 8 (17.02%) CISA
5 7 (14.89%) GIAC
6 3 (6.38%) ISSAP
6 3 (6.38%) ISSMP
7 1 (2.13%) CISMP
7 1 (2.13%) GCIA
7 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CNA
7 1 (2.13%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Nessus
2 2 (4.26%) OSSEC
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Sourcefire
1 6 (12.77%) Splunk
2 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.13%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £120000 per annum + EXCELLENT BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago