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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 202 253 270
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 46 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 54
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,600 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.29%
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
5754 8243 10761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.06% 95.62% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 7146 9040
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 58 (61.70%) Information Security
2 49 (52.13%) CISSP
3 40 (42.55%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (32.98%) CISM
5 28 (29.79%) Finance
6 27 (28.72%) Data Protection
7 26 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (27.66%) Risk Management
8 21 (22.34%) Windows
8 21 (22.34%) SIEM
8 21 (22.34%) Vulnerability Management
9 20 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (21.28%) Data Protection Act
9 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
10 19 (20.21%) OWASP
11 18 (19.15%) Firewall
11 18 (19.15%) Security Operations
12 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (17.02%) Incident Management
13 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (15.96%) Security Testing
14 15 (15.96%) Security Architecture
15 14 (14.89%) Intel Security
16 13 (13.83%) HTTP
16 13 (13.83%) PCI DSS
17 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
18 11 (11.70%) Banking
18 11 (11.70%) Business Continuity
18 11 (11.70%) GIAC

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 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.06%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.15%) Firewall
2 13 (13.83%) HTTP
3 10 (10.64%) Network Security
4 5 (5.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.19%) VPN
5 3 (3.19%) WAN
6 2 (2.13%) DHCP
6 2 (2.13%) LAN
6 2 (2.13%) VLAN
6 2 (2.13%) Wireless
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.06%) IPsec
7 1 (1.06%) NAS
7 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.06%) Skype
7 1 (1.06%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.06%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) AppScan
General
1 28 (29.79%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Law
3 8 (8.51%) Legal
4 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.28%) Data Protection Act
1 20 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.64%) BYOD
3 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.19%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.06%) CESG
6 1 (1.06%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) SCADA
6 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) Information Security
2 40 (42.55%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (28.72%) Data Protection
4 26 (27.66%) Risk Management
5 21 (22.34%) SIEM
5 21 (22.34%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (21.28%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (20.21%) OWASP
8 18 (19.15%) Security Operations
9 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (17.02%) Incident Management
11 15 (15.96%) Security Architecture
11 15 (15.96%) Security Testing
11 15 (15.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
13 11 (11.70%) Business Continuity
13 11 (11.70%) Waterfall
14 10 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
14 10 (10.64%) SDLC
15 8 (8.51%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) Python
3 2 (2.13%) Perl
3 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.06%) C
4 1 (1.06%) PHP
4 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) CISSP
2 31 (32.98%) CISM
3 11 (11.70%) GIAC
4 10 (10.64%) CISA
4 10 (10.64%) SANS
5 9 (9.57%) CEH
6 6 (6.38%) GCIH
7 4 (4.26%) Degree
8 3 (3.19%) CCNP
8 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.19%) OSCP
9 2 (2.13%) CCDP
9 2 (2.13%) GCIA
10 1 (1.06%) CCIP
10 1 (1.06%) CCSA
10 1 (1.06%) CCSE
10 1 (1.06%) CISMP
10 1 (1.06%) CNA
10 1 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.06%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (13.83%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.51%) QA
4 4 (4.26%) COBIT
5 1 (1.06%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.06%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (7.45%) AirWatch
2 7 (7.45%) Nessus
3 5 (5.32%) SCCM
4 2 (2.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) Ansible
5 1 (1.06%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.06%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.06%) Puppet
5 1 (1.06%) QRadar
5 1 (1.06%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.06%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.89%) Intel Security
3 10 (10.64%) Forcepoint
4 9 (9.57%) Symantec
5 8 (8.51%) Qualys
6 7 (7.45%) Juniper
6 7 (7.45%) Sourcefire
6 7 (7.45%) Varonis
7 6 (6.38%) Cyber-Ark
7 6 (6.38%) Splunk
8 5 (5.32%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.32%) Cisco
8 5 (5.32%) FireEye
8 5 (5.32%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.19%) VMware
10 2 (2.13%) Citrix
10 2 (2.13%) HP
10 2 (2.13%) IBM
10 2 (2.13%) Veracode
11 1 (1.06%) AlienVault
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £100 - £140 per day
Posted: 15 days ago