The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 245 279 269
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 69 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 41
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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.

1 127 (74.71%) Information Security
2 82 (48.24%) CISSP
3 60 (35.29%) Finance
4 56 (32.94%) Firewall
5 47 (27.65%) Windows
6 38 (22.35%) Degree
7 37 (21.76%) Management Information System
8 33 (19.41%) PCI DSS
8 33 (19.41%) SIEM
9 28 (16.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (15.88%) Banking
10 27 (15.88%) Business Continuity
11 26 (15.29%) COBIT
12 24 (14.12%) UNIX
13 23 (13.53%) Information Assurance
14 22 (12.94%) CISM
15 20 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (11.76%) Qualys
16 19 (11.18%) Network Security
16 19 (11.18%) Kalman Filter
16 19 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (11.18%) Identity Management
17 18 (10.59%) Law
17 18 (10.59%) VPN
18 17 (10.00%) Cyber Security
18 17 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (9.41%) Computer Science
19 16 (9.41%) Vulnerability Management
19 16 (9.41%) Cisco
19 16 (9.41%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.76%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.94%) Firewall
2 19 (11.18%) Network Security
3 18 (10.59%) VPN
4 15 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (4.12%) Internet
7 6 (3.53%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.53%) WAN
8 4 (2.35%) LDAP
8 4 (2.35%) LAN
8 4 (2.35%) DNS
8 4 (2.35%) DMZ
9 3 (1.76%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.76%) SAN
10 2 (1.18%) SSL
10 2 (1.18%) SMTP
10 2 (1.18%) HTTP
10 2 (1.18%) IPsec
11 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.59%) HBase
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 60 (35.29%) Finance
2 27 (15.88%) Banking
3 18 (10.59%) Law
4 8 (4.71%) Publishing
5 7 (4.12%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.53%) Advertising
7 5 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.76%) Retail
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) XML
2 1 (0.59%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.76%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (9.41%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.65%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.35%) PKI
6 3 (1.76%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
7 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.59%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) Java Card
7 1 (0.59%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.65%) Windows
2 24 (14.12%) UNIX
3 16 (9.41%) Linux
4 6 (3.53%) Solaris
5 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (74.71%) Information Security
2 33 (19.41%) SIEM
3 27 (15.88%) Business Continuity
4 23 (13.53%) Information Assurance
5 20 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (11.18%) Identity Management
6 19 (11.18%) Kalman Filter
7 17 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (10.00%) Cyber Security
8 16 (9.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (9.41%) ITIL
8 16 (9.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (8.24%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.65%) Workflow
10 13 (7.65%) Document Management
11 12 (7.06%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (6.47%) BCP
12 11 (6.47%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (5.29%) Data Protection
13 9 (5.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.94%) C
1 5 (2.94%) Java
2 4 (2.35%) Perl
2 4 (2.35%) Python
2 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.76%) SQL
4 2 (1.18%) Ruby
5 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.59%) C++
5 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 82 (48.24%) CISSP
2 38 (22.35%) Degree
3 22 (12.94%) CISM
4 14 (8.24%) Security+ Certification
5 12 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.47%) MCSA
7 9 (5.29%) MCP
8 8 (4.71%) CCSP
8 8 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.94%) SSCP
9 5 (2.94%) CISA
9 5 (2.94%) ISSAP
9 5 (2.94%) ISSMP
10 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.76%) CRISC
11 3 (1.76%) GSEC
12 2 (1.18%) GCIH
12 2 (1.18%) GCIA
12 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.41%) PCI DSS
2 28 (16.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (15.29%) COBIT
4 11 (6.47%) QA
5 10 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.35%) Snort
3 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) Nessus
1 8 (4.71%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (4.12%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (2.35%) OpenView
4 1 (0.59%) Nmap
4 1 (0.59%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 20 (11.76%) Qualys
2 16 (9.41%) McAfee
2 16 (9.41%) Cisco
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.24%) Symantec
3 14 (8.24%) VMware
4 11 (6.47%) Cyber-Ark
5 10 (5.88%) Oracle
6 9 (5.29%) Blue Coat
7 8 (4.71%) Sun
7 8 (4.71%) MobileIron
8 7 (4.12%) IronPort
8 7 (4.12%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.53%) ArcSight
10 5 (2.94%) Remedy
11 4 (2.35%) BMC
11 4 (2.35%) HP
11 4 (2.35%) Citrix
12 3 (1.76%) F5
13 2 (1.18%) Splunk
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £37000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago