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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 285 326 315
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 12 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.093% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Average salary £46,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £70,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
3 10 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.00%) SSCP
8 4 (16.00%) GSEC
8 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
8 4 (16.00%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (16.00%) CISSP
8 4 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (16.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
2 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (16.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Information Security
2 10 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (28.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (12.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
9 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
9 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) SSCP
2 4 (16.00%) GSEC
2 4 (16.00%) Security+ Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) CCSP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
3 1 (4.00%) CISMP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee
2 1 (4.00%) Fortinet