The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 208 273 281
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 96 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 89 36 27
Average salary £45,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.62% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
9457 9777 10266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.42% 92.92% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8353 9246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Analyst across the City of London region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 120 (78.95%) Information Security
2 82 (53.95%) CISSP
3 57 (37.50%) Finance
3 57 (37.50%) Firewall
4 46 (30.26%) Windows
5 37 (24.34%) Management Information System
6 32 (21.05%) PCI DSS
7 30 (19.74%) Degree
8 29 (19.08%) Banking
9 28 (18.42%) Law
9 28 (18.42%) Business Continuity
9 28 (18.42%) UNIX
10 27 (17.76%) Risk Management
11 26 (17.11%) COBIT
12 25 (16.45%) Cisco
13 24 (15.79%) VPN
14 23 (15.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 22 (14.47%) CISM
15 22 (14.47%) SIEM
16 21 (13.82%) Information Assurance
17 20 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
17 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (12.50%) Qualys
19 18 (11.84%) Intrusion Detection
19 18 (11.84%) Identity Management
19 18 (11.84%) Symantec
19 18 (11.84%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
21 16 (10.53%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.97%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 57 (37.50%) Firewall
2 24 (15.79%) VPN
3 18 (11.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (11.84%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (10.53%) Network Security
5 7 (4.61%) LAN
6 6 (3.95%) WAN
7 4 (2.63%) Wireless
8 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.97%) DMZ
8 3 (1.97%) Internet
9 2 (1.32%) SMTP
9 2 (1.32%) DNS
9 2 (1.32%) SSL
9 2 (1.32%) IPsec
10 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) Oracle Reports
General
1 57 (37.50%) Finance
2 29 (19.08%) Banking
3 28 (18.42%) Law
4 8 (5.26%) Publishing
5 6 (3.95%) Advertising
5 6 (3.95%) Retail
6 5 (3.29%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) XML
1 1 (0.66%) JSON
1 1 (0.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.34%) Management Information System
2 20 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.55%) Client/Server
4 9 (5.92%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.32%) PKI
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.66%) Open Source
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.26%) Windows
2 28 (18.42%) UNIX
3 11 (7.24%) Linux
4 6 (3.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (78.95%) Information Security
2 28 (18.42%) Business Continuity
3 27 (17.76%) Risk Management
4 22 (14.47%) SIEM
5 21 (13.82%) Information Assurance
6 20 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
7 18 (11.84%) Identity Management
8 17 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.21%) Data Protection
10 13 (8.55%) Workflow
10 13 (8.55%) Document Management
11 12 (7.89%) Security Management
12 11 (7.24%) BCP
12 11 (7.24%) Business Continuity Planning
13 10 (6.58%) Vulnerability Management
13 10 (6.58%) Information Security Management
13 10 (6.58%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (6.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 9 (5.92%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.29%) C
2 3 (1.97%) Java
3 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (53.95%) CISSP
2 30 (19.74%) Degree
3 22 (14.47%) CISM
4 12 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.89%) CCSP
5 11 (7.24%) MCSA
5 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.24%) Security+ Certification
6 9 (5.92%) MCP
7 8 (5.26%) ISSAP
7 8 (5.26%) ISSMP
8 3 (1.97%) CISA
9 2 (1.32%) SSCP
9 2 (1.32%) CISMP
9 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.32%) CRISC
9 2 (1.32%) CEH
10 1 (0.66%) GPEN
10 1 (0.66%) OSCP
10 1 (0.66%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (21.05%) PCI DSS
2 26 (17.11%) COBIT
3 23 (15.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (10.53%) QA
5 8 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (3.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.66%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (7.24%) Nessus
1 11 (7.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (4.61%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.66%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 25 (16.45%) Cisco
2 19 (12.50%) Qualys
3 18 (11.84%) Symantec
4 14 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (9.21%) Oracle
5 13 (8.55%) CheckPoint
6 12 (7.89%) Sun
6 12 (7.89%) VMware
7 10 (6.58%) McAfee
8 8 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 8 (5.26%) MobileIron
9 7 (4.61%) Cyber-Ark
9 7 (4.61%) IronPort
10 4 (2.63%) Juniper
11 3 (1.97%) AlgoSec
11 3 (1.97%) Tufin
12 2 (1.32%) F5
12 2 (1.32%) Websense
13 1 (0.66%) Altiris
13 1 (0.66%) Fortinet
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