The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 266 254 326
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 66 62 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.53% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.57% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 4
Average salary £58,000 £46,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.40% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £45,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11650 10951 13021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.34% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9795 9599 11782
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Security Analyst
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 75 (70.75%) Information Security
2 63 (59.43%) CISSP
3 55 (51.89%) Finance
4 40 (37.74%) Banking
5 29 (27.36%) CISM
5 29 (27.36%) Firewall
6 27 (25.47%) Risk Management
7 25 (23.58%) Windows
8 24 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (18.87%) Management Information System
9 20 (18.87%) SIEM
10 19 (17.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 19 (17.92%) Cisco
11 18 (16.98%) ITIL
11 18 (16.98%) CISA
12 17 (16.04%) Internet
12 17 (16.04%) McAfee
12 17 (16.04%) Network Security
13 16 (15.09%) Splunk
13 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (14.15%) Cyber-Ark
15 14 (13.21%) Linux
15 14 (13.21%) Security Management
16 13 (12.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 13 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (12.26%) Cyber Security
17 12 (11.32%) CheckPoint
18 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
19 10 (9.43%) PCI DSS
19 10 (9.43%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.36%) Firewall
2 17 (16.04%) Internet
2 17 (16.04%) Network Security
3 10 (9.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (5.66%) Wireless
5 3 (2.83%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.89%) LAN
6 2 (1.89%) VPN
7 1 (0.94%) SAN
7 1 (0.94%) DMZ
7 1 (0.94%) WAN
7 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.94%) LDAP
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 55 (51.89%) Finance
2 40 (37.74%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.49%) PKI
3 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.94%) Equities
5 1 (0.94%) Open Source
5 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.58%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Linux
3 8 (7.55%) UNIX
4 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.75%) Information Security
2 27 (25.47%) Risk Management
3 20 (18.87%) SIEM
4 19 (17.92%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (16.98%) ITIL
6 14 (13.21%) Security Management
7 13 (12.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 13 (12.26%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (12.26%) Cyber Security
8 10 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (8.49%) Change Management
9 9 (8.49%) Identity Management
9 9 (8.49%) Information Assurance
10 6 (5.66%) Project Management
10 6 (5.66%) Content Management
11 5 (4.72%) Service Management
12 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
12 4 (3.77%) Security Architecture
12 4 (3.77%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.72%) Java
2 5 (4.72%) Perl
3 3 (2.83%) SQL
4 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (59.43%) CISSP
2 29 (27.36%) CISM
3 18 (16.98%) CISA
4 16 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (9.43%) Degree
6 9 (8.49%) GIAC
7 8 (7.55%) CCSE
7 8 (7.55%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (6.60%) CCIE
9 6 (5.66%) CCNP
10 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.77%) CRISC
11 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.83%) GCIH
12 2 (1.89%) CEH
12 2 (1.89%) MCSA
12 2 (1.89%) CCNA
12 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.89%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.43%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.77%) COBIT
3 4 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Snort
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Nessus
2 6 (5.66%) WSUS
3 5 (4.72%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.94%) OpenView
5 1 (0.94%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Cisco
2 17 (16.04%) McAfee
3 16 (15.09%) Splunk
4 15 (14.15%) Cyber-Ark
5 12 (11.32%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.55%) Q1 Labs
7 7 (6.60%) Symantec
8 5 (4.72%) Oracle
8 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.77%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.83%) LogLogic
10 3 (2.83%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.83%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.89%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.89%) Citrix
11 2 (1.89%) Websense
12 1 (0.94%) VMware
12 1 (0.94%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.94%) Juniper
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £57000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: £55k - £61k per annum + 25% bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago