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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 242 280 306
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 5 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.084% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 22
Median salary £68,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
5709 8373 10921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.00% 95.57% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5216 7249 9153
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (58.62%) CISSP
3 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (48.28%) CISM
4 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
4 14 (48.28%) OWASP
5 13 (44.83%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) PCI DSS
7 11 (37.93%) Security Testing
7 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (37.93%) HTTP
7 11 (37.93%) Waterfall
8 10 (34.48%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (34.48%) BYOD
8 10 (34.48%) SDLC
8 10 (34.48%) TOGAF
9 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
9 8 (27.59%) Windows
10 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
10 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (24.14%) SIEM
11 6 (20.69%) Cyber-Ark
11 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) Nessus

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) AppScan
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) BYOD
2 8 (27.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (48.28%) OWASP
2 14 (48.28%) Risk Management
3 13 (44.83%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) Security Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (37.93%) Waterfall
6 10 (34.48%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (34.48%) SDLC
6 10 (34.48%) TOGAF
7 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
7 7 (24.14%) SIEM
7 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (20.69%) Security Operations
9 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
9 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
10 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CISSP
2 14 (48.28%) CISM
3 3 (10.34%) CISA
3 3 (10.34%) SANS
4 1 (3.45%) CEH
4 1 (3.45%) CISMP
4 1 (3.45%) CRISC
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) GIAC
4 1 (3.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (41.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) ISO27005
3 1 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Nessus
2 5 (17.24%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) AirWatch
3 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.90%) WSUS
5 1 (3.45%) HP Fortify
5 1 (3.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Cyber-Ark
1 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec
3 3 (10.34%) Forcepoint
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
3 3 (10.34%) Varonis
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Qualys
4 1 (3.45%) Veracode