The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 285 308 331
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 27 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 26 7 8
Average salary £47,250 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
IT 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
10693 11039 12092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.73% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9010 9695 11083
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 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT 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 IT Security Analyst across the City of London region.

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 25 (71.43%) CISSP
3 21 (60.00%) Firewall
4 20 (57.14%) Identity Management
4 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 20 (57.14%) Cisco
5 19 (54.29%) VPN
5 19 (54.29%) Kalman Filter
6 18 (51.43%) UNIX
7 17 (48.57%) Symantec
8 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (45.71%) Oracle
8 16 (45.71%) Sun
8 16 (45.71%) CCSP
8 16 (45.71%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (42.86%) Degree
9 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
10 12 (34.29%) Oracle Identity Management
11 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
13 8 (22.86%) Information Security Management
13 8 (22.86%) Security Management
13 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
14 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (20.00%) Banking
14 7 (20.00%) Data Security
14 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (17.14%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) SmartSuite
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 19 (54.29%) VPN
3 16 (45.71%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 20 (57.14%) Identity Management
3 19 (54.29%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (22.86%) Information Security Management
4 8 (22.86%) Security Management
5 7 (20.00%) Data Security
5 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (8.57%) Operations Management
8 3 (8.57%) SIEM
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
10 1 (2.86%) ISMS
10 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) CISSP
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCSP
3 15 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (17.14%) CISM
5 3 (8.57%) CISA
6 2 (5.71%) GIAC
6 2 (5.71%) CEH
6 2 (5.71%) OSCP
7 1 (2.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 17 (48.57%) Symantec
3 16 (45.71%) Sun
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (11.43%) McAfee
4 4 (11.43%) Splunk
5 3 (8.57%) AlgoSec
5 3 (8.57%) Tufin
5 3 (8.57%) Juniper
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm