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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 252 294 313
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 7 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.23% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 8
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,900 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 11 (57.89%) CISSP
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Security Operations
5 8 (42.11%) CEH
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) GIAC
6 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
7 6 (31.58%) Network Security
8 5 (26.32%) Information Security
8 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
9 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) CISM
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Unix
11 2 (10.53%) C#
11 2 (10.53%) Java
11 2 (10.53%) Python
11 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (47.37%) Security Operations
3 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 5 (26.32%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CISSP
2 8 (42.11%) CEH
3 7 (36.84%) GIAC
4 3 (15.79%) CISM
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) CISMP
6 1 (5.26%) CSSLP
6 1 (5.26%) ECSA
6 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago