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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 235 237 283
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 37 80 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.76% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.80% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 61
Average salary £57,500 £54,100 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% -6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,700 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 57 (73.08%) Information Security
2 46 (58.97%) CISSP
3 45 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (50.00%) CISM
5 30 (38.46%) Finance
6 21 (26.92%) Windows
7 20 (25.64%) ITIL
7 20 (25.64%) Network Security
8 19 (24.36%) PCI DSS
8 19 (24.36%) Firewall
8 19 (24.36%) CISA
8 19 (24.36%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (21.79%) SIEM
9 17 (21.79%) Unix
9 17 (21.79%) Degree
10 16 (20.51%) COBIT
10 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 16 (20.51%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (19.23%) Cyberthreat
11 15 (19.23%) Security Operations
12 14 (17.95%) Threat Analysis
12 14 (17.95%) Internet
12 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
13 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.67%) Cryptography
13 13 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
14 12 (15.38%) Database Security
14 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
15 11 (14.10%) ISMS
16 10 (12.82%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (1.28%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.64%) Network Security
2 19 (24.36%) Firewall
3 14 (17.95%) Internet
4 7 (8.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Law
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Electronics
4 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 15 (19.23%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 12 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.69%) BYOD
6 6 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (5.13%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.28%) CESG
9 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Unix
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 4 (5.13%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (73.08%) Information Security
2 20 (25.64%) ITIL
3 19 (24.36%) Cybersecurity
4 17 (21.79%) SIEM
5 16 (20.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (19.23%) Security Operations
7 14 (17.95%) Risk Management
7 14 (17.95%) Threat Analysis
8 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (15.38%) Database Security
10 11 (14.10%) ISMS
11 10 (12.82%) Data Protection
11 10 (12.82%) Security Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 8 (10.26%) Information Security Management
13 8 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (10.26%) Security Management
14 7 (8.97%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) C#
3 2 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) CISSP
2 39 (50.00%) CISM
3 19 (24.36%) CISA
4 17 (21.79%) Degree
5 9 (11.54%) CEH
6 6 (7.69%) GIAC
7 5 (6.41%) CISMP
8 4 (5.13%) CRISC
8 4 (5.13%) GCIH
8 4 (5.13%) SANS
9 3 (3.85%) GCFA
10 2 (2.56%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.28%) CLAS
11 1 (1.28%) ECSA
11 1 (1.28%) GCIA
11 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (57.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (24.36%) PCI DSS
3 16 (20.51%) COBIT
4 2 (2.56%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.28%) GPG13
5 1 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Nessus
2 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.28%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.28%) Nmap
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) QRadar
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.13%) Rackspace
1 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
1 4 (5.13%) VMware
2 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
2 3 (3.85%) Qualys
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco
3 2 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (2.56%) Remedy
3 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.28%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.28%) Imperva
4 1 (1.28%) Juniper
4 1 (1.28%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.28%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.28%) Splunk
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + health, bonus, 6% match
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago