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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 289 300 311
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 13 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 7
Average salary £55,000 £47,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.40% -0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £44,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -6.87%
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
8947 10964 11174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 92.73% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7741 9223 9898
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 9 (37.50%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) CISSP
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.83%) CISM
5 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 4 (16.67%) GSEC
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
6 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.67%) SSCP
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Qualys
7 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (12.50%) CISMP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Information Security
2 6 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) CISM
3 4 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (16.67%) SSCP
3 4 (16.67%) GSEC
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) CSSLP
4 3 (12.50%) CISMP
5 1 (4.17%) CRISC
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Qualys
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago