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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 267 274 300
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 64 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.43% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 21
Average salary £51,250 £52,750 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.84% +4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 96 (71.64%) Information Security
2 83 (61.94%) CISSP
3 71 (52.99%) Finance
4 51 (38.06%) Firewall
5 38 (28.36%) Banking
6 35 (26.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (26.12%) Windows
7 33 (24.63%) CISM
8 29 (21.64%) Symantec
9 27 (20.15%) Security Management
9 27 (20.15%) Management Information System
10 26 (19.40%) Risk Management
11 24 (17.91%) SIEM
12 23 (17.16%) Degree
13 22 (16.42%) CISA
13 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (15.67%) GIAC
15 19 (14.18%) Identity Management
15 19 (14.18%) ITIL
15 19 (14.18%) UNIX
15 19 (14.18%) Cisco
16 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (11.94%) Network Security
17 16 (11.94%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (11.94%) Splunk
18 15 (11.19%) Penetration Testing
18 15 (11.19%) McAfee
19 14 (10.45%) CCSP
19 14 (10.45%) VPN
19 14 (10.45%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.06%) Firewall
2 16 (11.94%) Network Security
2 16 (11.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (10.45%) VPN
3 14 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (5.97%) Wireshark
5 7 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.73%) LAN
7 4 (2.99%) Internet
7 4 (2.99%) WAN
8 3 (2.24%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (2.24%) SAN
8 3 (2.24%) Wireless
9 1 (0.75%) WLAN
9 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) Oracle Reports
General
1 71 (52.99%) Finance
2 38 (28.36%) Banking
3 8 (5.97%) Advertising
4 5 (3.73%) Law
5 4 (2.99%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.75%) RESTful
2 1 (0.75%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.15%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.99%) PKI
4 2 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.75%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.12%) Windows
2 19 (14.18%) UNIX
3 7 (5.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (71.64%) Information Security
2 27 (20.15%) Security Management
3 26 (19.40%) Risk Management
4 24 (17.91%) SIEM
5 22 (16.42%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (14.18%) Identity Management
6 19 (14.18%) ITIL
7 15 (11.19%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (10.45%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (9.70%) ISMS
10 12 (8.96%) Information Security Management
11 9 (6.72%) Change Management
11 9 (6.72%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.97%) Service Management
13 7 (5.22%) Information Assurance
13 7 (5.22%) Cyber Security
13 7 (5.22%) Data Security
13 7 (5.22%) ITSM
13 7 (5.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.97%) Java
1 8 (5.97%) Perl
2 7 (5.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.24%) C
3 3 (2.24%) SQL
4 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (61.94%) CISSP
2 33 (24.63%) CISM
3 23 (17.16%) Degree
4 22 (16.42%) CISA
5 21 (15.67%) GIAC
6 17 (12.69%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (10.45%) CCSP
8 7 (5.22%) GCIH
9 6 (4.48%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.48%) DV Cleared
9 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.99%) CCSE
11 3 (2.24%) CRISC
11 3 (2.24%) OSCP
11 3 (2.24%) CCNP
11 3 (2.24%) CEH
12 2 (1.49%) EnCE
13 1 (0.75%) GPEN
13 1 (0.75%) CNA
13 1 (0.75%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (26.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (10.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Snort
2 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (7.46%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.49%) Nessus
3 2 (1.49%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Symantec
2 19 (14.18%) Cisco
3 16 (11.94%) Splunk
4 15 (11.19%) McAfee
5 14 (10.45%) Oracle
6 13 (9.70%) Sun
7 10 (7.46%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (6.72%) ArcSight
8 9 (6.72%) LogLogic
8 9 (6.72%) Q1 Labs
9 7 (5.22%) Sourcefire
10 6 (4.48%) CheckPoint
10 6 (4.48%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.49%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.49%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.75%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.75%) Websense
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