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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 208 274 285
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 48 41 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 36 57
Median salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £78,750 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
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
6014 9992 11730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.99% 95.03% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5480 8554 9801
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 55 (64.71%) Information Security
2 46 (54.12%) CISSP
3 34 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (38.82%) CISM
5 32 (37.65%) Finance
6 27 (31.76%) Data Protection
7 26 (30.59%) Risk Management
7 26 (30.59%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 22 (25.88%) SIEM
9 22 (25.88%) Security Operations
10 21 (24.71%) Windows
11 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
11 19 (22.35%) Data Protection Act
12 18 (21.18%) OWASP
12 18 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
12 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (18.82%) Security Testing
14 16 (18.82%) Network Security
15 14 (16.47%) HTTP
15 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
15 14 (16.47%) Firewall
16 13 (15.29%) Security Architecture
17 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
17 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
17 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
18 11 (12.94%) GIAC
18 11 (12.94%) BYOD
18 11 (12.94%) Mobile Device Management

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 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) Network Security
2 14 (16.47%) Firewall
2 14 (16.47%) HTTP
3 7 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.71%) Internet
5 2 (2.35%) DHCP
5 2 (2.35%) LAN
5 2 (2.35%) VPN
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
6 1 (1.18%) BGP
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
6 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.18%) LDAP
6 1 (1.18%) MPLS
6 1 (1.18%) OSPF
6 1 (1.18%) SAN
6 1 (1.18%) SNMP
6 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.18%) VoIP
6 1 (1.18%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) AppScan
General
1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Law
3 6 (7.06%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Electronics
5 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Data Protection Act
1 19 (22.35%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.94%) BYOD
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.06%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.71%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.71%) Smart Meter
7 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.18%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.18%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.18%) SCADA
8 1 (1.18%) Statistics
8 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Unix
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) Information Security
2 27 (31.76%) Data Protection
3 26 (30.59%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (30.59%) Risk Management
4 25 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 22 (25.88%) Security Operations
5 22 (25.88%) SIEM
6 18 (21.18%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (21.18%) OWASP
6 18 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (18.82%) Security Testing
9 13 (15.29%) Security Architecture
10 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
10 12 (14.12%) TOGAF
10 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
11 11 (12.94%) Mobile Device Management
12 10 (11.76%) SDLC
13 8 (9.41%) Business Continuity
13 8 (9.41%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) Python
3 2 (2.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.18%) PHP
4 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (54.12%) CISSP
2 33 (38.82%) CISM
3 11 (12.94%) GIAC
4 10 (11.76%) CEH
5 8 (9.41%) CISA
5 8 (9.41%) Degree
5 8 (9.41%) GCIH
5 8 (9.41%) SANS
6 5 (5.88%) CISMP
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.71%) CRISC
8 3 (3.53%) CCNP
8 3 (3.53%) OSCP
9 2 (2.35%) CCDP
9 2 (2.35%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.35%) GCFA
9 2 (2.35%) GCIA
10 1 (1.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (1.18%) CLAS
10 1 (1.18%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.41%) QA
3 6 (7.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.71%) COBIT
5 1 (1.18%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Snort
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Nessus
2 5 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 5 (5.88%) SCCM
3 4 (4.71%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.18%) Ansible
5 1 (1.18%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.18%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.18%) Puppet
5 1 (1.18%) QRadar
5 1 (1.18%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Intel Security
2 7 (8.24%) Symantec
3 6 (7.06%) Cyber-Ark
3 6 (7.06%) Forcepoint
3 6 (7.06%) Juniper
3 6 (7.06%) Splunk
4 5 (5.88%) Palo Alto
4 5 (5.88%) Sourcefire
4 5 (5.88%) Varonis
5 4 (4.71%) Qualys
6 3 (3.53%) Cisco
6 3 (3.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.35%) Remedy
7 2 (2.35%) Veracode
8 1 (1.18%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.18%) ScanSafe
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