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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 233 272 272
Rank change year-on-year
+39 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 77 66 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.73% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.57% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 58 53
Average salary £55,000 £57,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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
9848 11625 11140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.90% 92.57% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8390 9773 9771
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,521
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 17 April 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 17 April 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.

1 136 (75.98%) Information Security
2 84 (46.93%) CISSP
3 66 (36.87%) Finance
4 58 (32.40%) Firewall
5 47 (26.26%) Windows
5 47 (26.26%) Degree
6 36 (20.11%) SIEM
6 36 (20.11%) Management Information System
7 33 (18.44%) PCI DSS
8 31 (17.32%) Business Continuity
9 30 (16.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 28 (15.64%) COBIT
10 28 (15.64%) Cyber Security
11 25 (13.97%) Banking
11 25 (13.97%) UNIX
12 24 (13.41%) CISM
12 24 (13.41%) Identity Management
12 24 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 24 (13.41%) Network Security
12 24 (13.41%) Information Assurance
13 22 (12.29%) Qualys
14 19 (10.61%) Computer Science
14 19 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
14 19 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (10.61%) Law
14 19 (10.61%) ITIL
15 18 (10.06%) Linux
15 18 (10.06%) Microsoft
15 18 (10.06%) Security+ Certification
15 18 (10.06%) Kalman Filter

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (1.12%) SAS
2 1 (0.56%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.68%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.40%) Firewall
2 24 (13.41%) Network Security
3 16 (8.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (8.38%) VPN
5 11 (6.15%) Internet
6 10 (5.59%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (3.35%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.23%) DNS
8 4 (2.23%) LDAP
9 3 (1.68%) LAN
9 3 (1.68%) WAN
9 3 (1.68%) SAN
9 3 (1.68%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.12%) DMZ
10 2 (1.12%) HTTP
11 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.56%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.56%) Wireless
11 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.12%) Big Data
3 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.56%) HBase
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 66 (36.87%) Finance
2 25 (13.97%) Banking
3 19 (10.61%) Law
4 8 (4.47%) Publishing
5 7 (3.91%) Advertising
6 6 (3.35%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.79%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Marketing
8 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 2 (1.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (0.56%) XML
2 1 (0.56%) Middleware
2 1 (0.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.26%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.59%) Cryptography
5 6 (3.35%) PKI
6 3 (1.68%) Statistics
7 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.12%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.56%) Java Card
8 1 (0.56%) Open Source
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.26%) Windows
2 25 (13.97%) UNIX
3 18 (10.06%) Linux
4 5 (2.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (75.98%) Information Security
2 36 (20.11%) SIEM
3 31 (17.32%) Business Continuity
4 28 (15.64%) Cyber Security
5 24 (13.41%) Information Assurance
5 24 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (13.41%) Identity Management
6 19 (10.61%) ITIL
6 19 (10.61%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (10.06%) Kalman Filter
8 14 (7.82%) Risk Management
8 14 (7.82%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (7.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (7.26%) Document Management
9 13 (7.26%) Workflow
10 11 (6.15%) BCP
10 11 (6.15%) Business Continuity Planning
10 11 (6.15%) Data Protection
11 10 (5.59%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.35%) C
1 6 (3.35%) Perl
1 6 (3.35%) SQL
1 6 (3.35%) Python
1 6 (3.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.23%) Java
3 2 (1.12%) Ruby
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) C++
4 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 84 (46.93%) CISSP
2 47 (26.26%) Degree
3 24 (13.41%) CISM
4 18 (10.06%) Security+ Certification
5 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.15%) MCSA
7 9 (5.03%) MCP
8 8 (4.47%) SSCP
8 8 (4.47%) CISA
9 7 (3.91%) CCSP
9 7 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.91%) GSEC
10 4 (2.23%) ISSAP
10 4 (2.23%) ISSMP
10 4 (2.23%) CRISC
11 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.12%) GCIH
12 2 (1.12%) GCIA
12 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.44%) PCI DSS
2 30 (16.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (15.64%) COBIT
4 11 (6.15%) QA
4 11 (6.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (4.47%) Nessus
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.23%) OpenView
5 1 (0.56%) Nmap
5 1 (0.56%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 22 (12.29%) Qualys
2 18 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.94%) McAfee
3 16 (8.94%) VMware
4 15 (8.38%) Symantec
5 14 (7.82%) Cisco
6 11 (6.15%) Cyber-Ark
7 8 (4.47%) ArcSight
7 8 (4.47%) Oracle
8 7 (3.91%) Sun
8 7 (3.91%) Blue Coat
8 7 (3.91%) MobileIron
8 7 (3.91%) IronPort
9 6 (3.35%) Splunk
9 6 (3.35%) WorldPay
10 5 (2.79%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.79%) Remedy
11 4 (2.23%) HP
11 4 (2.23%) Citrix
11 4 (2.23%) BMC
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £58200.00 per annum + benefits, pension, on site gym
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £37000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago