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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 290 323 305
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 17 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 11
Average salary £58,250 £66,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.07% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £46,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +46.15%
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 26 (81.25%) Information Security
2 17 (53.13%) Degree
3 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
4 13 (40.63%) Firewall
5 12 (37.50%) CISSP
5 12 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (34.38%) VPN
6 11 (34.38%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
9 8 (25.00%) Internet
10 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
11 6 (18.75%) Sun
11 6 (18.75%) CCSP
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) UNIX
11 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (18.75%) Symantec
11 6 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Identity Management
12 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
12 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 4 (12.50%) Network Security
13 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 11 (34.38%) VPN
3 8 (25.00%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Management Information System
2 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Information Security
2 12 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (31.25%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
5 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
6 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
7 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) BCP
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (9.38%) SIEM
8 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (6.25%) Information Security Management
9 2 (6.25%) Data Security
9 2 (6.25%) Security Management
10 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) CISSP
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (18.75%) CCSP
4 3 (9.38%) MCSA
4 3 (9.38%) GSEC
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) SSCP
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Sun
2 6 (18.75%) Symantec
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint