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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 255 261 286
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 60 71 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.59% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.64% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 47
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
10389 11129 11288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.52% 92.96% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8927 9662 10358
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 94 (78.99%) Information Security
2 68 (57.14%) CISSP
3 57 (47.90%) Firewall
4 53 (44.54%) Finance
5 38 (31.93%) Windows
6 35 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 33 (27.73%) Risk Management
8 31 (26.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 31 (26.05%) Degree
9 29 (24.37%) UNIX
10 28 (23.53%) Symantec
11 27 (22.69%) VPN
11 27 (22.69%) Cisco
12 25 (21.01%) CISM
13 23 (19.33%) Identity Management
13 23 (19.33%) Banking
13 23 (19.33%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
14 21 (17.65%) Law
14 21 (17.65%) Security Management
15 20 (16.81%) Oracle
16 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (15.13%) Data Protection
17 18 (15.13%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (15.13%) Sun
17 18 (15.13%) CCSP
17 18 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
17 18 (15.13%) Intrusion Detection
18 17 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
19 16 (13.45%) ISMS

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) SmartSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (47.90%) Firewall
2 27 (22.69%) VPN
3 23 (19.33%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (15.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (8.40%) Network Security
6 8 (6.72%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.72%) LAN
7 7 (5.88%) WAN
8 4 (3.36%) Wireshark
8 4 (3.36%) Wireless
9 3 (2.52%) SSL
9 3 (2.52%) SAN
10 2 (1.68%) DMZ
10 2 (1.68%) Internet
10 2 (1.68%) SMTP
10 2 (1.68%) IPsec
11 1 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.24%) Oracle Reports
General
1 53 (44.54%) Finance
2 23 (19.33%) Banking
3 21 (17.65%) Law
4 9 (7.56%) Advertising
5 5 (4.20%) Retail
6 4 (3.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) XML
2 1 (0.84%) JSON
2 1 (0.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.92%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.56%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.84%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.93%) Windows
2 29 (24.37%) UNIX
3 5 (4.20%) Linux
4 2 (1.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (78.99%) Information Security
2 33 (27.73%) Risk Management
3 23 (19.33%) Identity Management
4 21 (17.65%) Security Management
4 21 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
5 18 (15.13%) Data Protection
5 18 (15.13%) Risk Assessment
6 17 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 16 (13.45%) ISMS
8 15 (12.61%) SIEM
8 15 (12.61%) Information Security Management
9 14 (11.76%) Business Continuity
10 13 (10.92%) ITIL
11 12 (10.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.40%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (7.56%) Data Security
13 9 (7.56%) Security Architecture
14 7 (5.88%) Service Management
15 6 (5.04%) E-Commerce
15 6 (5.04%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.04%) Java
2 4 (3.36%) C
3 3 (2.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (57.14%) CISSP
2 31 (26.05%) Degree
3 25 (21.01%) CISM
4 18 (15.13%) CCSP
4 18 (15.13%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (9.24%) CISA
6 10 (8.40%) GIAC
7 5 (4.20%) ISSAP
7 5 (4.20%) ISSMP
8 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.52%) GCIH
10 2 (1.68%) EnCE
10 2 (1.68%) CRISC
11 1 (0.84%) GPEN
11 1 (0.84%) OSCP
11 1 (0.84%) CISMP
11 1 (0.84%) CEH
11 1 (0.84%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (26.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.56%) QA
4 3 (2.52%) COBIT
5 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.88%) Snort
2 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.68%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (3.36%) Nessus
3 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.68%) OSSEC
4 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (23.53%) Symantec
2 27 (22.69%) Cisco
3 20 (16.81%) Oracle
4 18 (15.13%) Sun
5 10 (8.40%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.20%) McAfee
6 5 (4.20%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.20%) LogLogic
6 5 (4.20%) Q1 Labs
7 3 (2.52%) Splunk
7 3 (2.52%) AlgoSec
7 3 (2.52%) Juniper
7 3 (2.52%) Sourcefire
7 3 (2.52%) Tufin
8 2 (1.68%) F5
8 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.68%) Websense
9 1 (0.84%) Altiris
9 1 (0.84%) Nokia
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