The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 159 218 205
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 69 40 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.37% 0.63% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.66% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 69 34 94
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,700 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -

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
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 83 (68.03%) Information Security
2 62 (50.82%) Firewall
3 56 (45.90%) Finance
4 51 (41.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (38.52%) Management Information System
6 45 (36.89%) CISSP
7 41 (33.61%) Penetration Testing
8 36 (29.51%) Security Management
9 35 (28.69%) Information Security Management
10 34 (27.87%) ITIL
10 34 (27.87%) COBIT
11 33 (27.05%) Security Architecture
12 31 (25.41%) Risk Assessment
13 30 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 27 (22.13%) Cybersecurity
15 26 (21.31%) CISM
16 24 (19.67%) Security Operations
17 19 (15.57%) SIEM
18 18 (14.75%) Incident Management
19 17 (13.93%) Vulnerability Management
20 16 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
20 16 (13.11%) Legal
21 15 (12.30%) CISA
21 15 (12.30%) Change Control
22 13 (10.66%) E-Discovery
22 13 (10.66%) Service Management
22 13 (10.66%) Network Security
23 12 (9.84%) Windows
23 12 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
24 11 (9.02%) SANS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 62 (50.82%) Firewall
2 16 (13.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (10.66%) Network Security
4 7 (5.74%) Wireless
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.28%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (3.28%) VPN
6 3 (2.46%) HTTP
6 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.64%) FTP
7 2 (1.64%) SMTP
7 2 (1.64%) VLAN
7 2 (1.64%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.82%) IPsec
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
8 1 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) GIS
General
1 56 (45.90%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Legal
3 11 (9.02%) Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) PCRE
1 1 (0.82%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 47 (38.52%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.20%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (6.56%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.28%) PKI
6 3 (2.46%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.64%) Statistics
8 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.82%) CESG
8 1 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (4.10%) Unix
3 3 (2.46%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (68.03%) Information Security
2 41 (33.61%) Penetration Testing
3 36 (29.51%) Security Management
4 35 (28.69%) Information Security Management
5 34 (27.87%) ITIL
6 33 (27.05%) Security Architecture
7 31 (25.41%) Risk Assessment
8 27 (22.13%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (19.67%) Security Operations
10 19 (15.57%) SIEM
11 18 (14.75%) Incident Management
12 17 (13.93%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (12.30%) Change Control
14 13 (10.66%) E-Discovery
14 13 (10.66%) Service Management
15 12 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
16 11 (9.02%) Data Protection
16 11 (9.02%) Project Management
17 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
18 8 (6.56%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.10%) SQL
2 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.46%) Python
3 1 (0.82%) C
3 1 (0.82%) Perl
3 1 (0.82%) PHP
3 1 (0.82%) Ruby
3 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (36.89%) CISSP
2 26 (21.31%) CISM
3 15 (12.30%) CISA
4 11 (9.02%) SANS
5 8 (6.56%) GIAC
6 5 (4.10%) CEH
6 5 (4.10%) Degree
7 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.28%) GCIH
7 4 (3.28%) ISEB
8 3 (2.46%) GCIA
9 2 (1.64%) GSEC
9 2 (1.64%) ISACA
9 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.82%) CNA
10 1 (0.82%) ECSA
10 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.82%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (41.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (27.87%) COBIT
3 30 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (4.92%) PCI DSS
5 5 (4.10%) ISO22301
6 4 (3.28%) SLA
7 1 (0.82%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.82%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (4.10%) CSIRT
3 4 (3.28%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.46%) Nessus
4 3 (2.46%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.64%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.64%) QRadar
5 2 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Intel Security
2 7 (5.74%) Cisco
3 6 (4.92%) FireEye
3 6 (4.92%) Juniper
3 6 (4.92%) Qualys
4 5 (4.10%) Blue Coat
4 5 (4.10%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.10%) Palo Alto
5 4 (3.28%) Aruba
5 4 (3.28%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (3.28%) F5
5 4 (3.28%) Forcepoint
5 4 (3.28%) Fortinet
5 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) SonicWALL
5 4 (3.28%) VMware
5 4 (3.28%) WatchGuard
6 3 (2.46%) Varonis
7 2 (1.64%) Splunk
7 2 (1.64%) Trend Micro
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