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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 167 224 236
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 70 39 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 0.57% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.59% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 63 31 88
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,250 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
5295 6561 10559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.89% 96.12% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 5821 9166
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016, 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 81 (68.07%) Information Security
2 53 (44.54%) CISSP
3 51 (42.86%) Finance
4 46 (38.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (38.66%) Firewall
5 41 (34.45%) Management Information System
6 38 (31.93%) Penetration Testing
7 37 (31.09%) Security Architecture
8 33 (27.73%) Security Management
9 32 (26.89%) CISM
10 29 (24.37%) ITIL
10 29 (24.37%) Information Security Management
11 28 (23.53%) COBIT
12 26 (21.85%) Risk Assessment
13 24 (20.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 23 (19.33%) Cybersecurity
15 22 (18.49%) Data Protection
15 22 (18.49%) Security Operations
16 18 (15.13%) Data Protection Act
16 18 (15.13%) SIEM
17 17 (14.29%) CISA
17 17 (14.29%) Risk Management
18 16 (13.45%) Legal
19 15 (12.61%) Change Control
20 14 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
20 14 (11.76%) Incident Management
21 13 (10.92%) Service Management
21 13 (10.92%) E-Discovery
22 12 (10.08%) Intrusion Detection
22 12 (10.08%) Windows

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 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (38.66%) Firewall
2 12 (10.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (8.40%) Network Security
4 6 (5.04%) HTTP
4 6 (5.04%) VPN
5 4 (3.36%) Wireless
6 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.52%) VLAN
6 3 (2.52%) WAN
7 2 (1.68%) DHCP
7 2 (1.68%) FTP
7 2 (1.68%) LAN
7 2 (1.68%) SMTP
7 2 (1.68%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.84%) NAS
8 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.84%) Skype
8 1 (0.84%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.84%) Structured Cabling
General
1 51 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Legal
3 8 (6.72%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Law
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) PCRE
1 1 (0.84%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (34.45%) Management Information System
2 18 (15.13%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.36%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.36%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) BYOD
5 2 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.84%) CESG
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.84%) SCADA
6 1 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (68.07%) Information Security
2 38 (31.93%) Penetration Testing
3 37 (31.09%) Security Architecture
4 33 (27.73%) Security Management
5 29 (24.37%) Information Security Management
5 29 (24.37%) ITIL
6 26 (21.85%) Risk Assessment
7 23 (19.33%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (18.49%) Data Protection
8 22 (18.49%) Security Operations
9 18 (15.13%) SIEM
10 17 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 15 (12.61%) Change Control
12 14 (11.76%) Incident Management
12 14 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
13 13 (10.92%) E-Discovery
13 13 (10.92%) Service Management
14 12 (10.08%) Business Continuity
15 10 (8.40%) OWASP
16 9 (7.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.20%) SQL
2 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.52%) Python
3 1 (0.84%) C
3 1 (0.84%) Perl
3 1 (0.84%) PHP
3 1 (0.84%) Ruby
3 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (44.54%) CISSP
2 32 (26.89%) CISM
3 17 (14.29%) CISA
4 11 (9.24%) SANS
5 9 (7.56%) GIAC
6 5 (4.20%) Degree
6 5 (4.20%) GCIH
7 4 (3.36%) CEH
8 3 (2.52%) CCNP
8 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.68%) CCDP
9 2 (1.68%) GSEC
9 2 (1.68%) ISACA
9 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.84%) CCSA
10 1 (0.84%) CCSE
10 1 (0.84%) CNA
10 1 (0.84%) ECSA
10 1 (0.84%) GCIA
10 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (38.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (23.53%) COBIT
3 24 (20.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 9 (7.56%) PCI DSS
5 6 (5.04%) QA
6 4 (3.36%) ISO22301
6 4 (3.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.84%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.84%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.84%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.36%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.84%) Nessus
3 1 (0.84%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) Intel Security
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) FireEye
2 6 (5.04%) Forcepoint
2 6 (5.04%) Qualys
3 5 (4.20%) Blue Coat
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco
3 5 (4.20%) Varonis
3 5 (4.20%) VMware
4 4 (3.36%) Juniper
4 4 (3.36%) Sourcefire
4 4 (3.36%) Symantec
5 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.68%) Citrix
5 2 (1.68%) Splunk
5 2 (1.68%) Trend Micro
6 1 (0.84%) HP
6 1 (0.84%) Mitel
6 1 (0.84%) NetApp
6 1 (0.84%) Tandberg
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £25,000-£40,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 26 days ago