The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 682 760 850
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +90
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 190 107 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.11% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 167 93 25
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Information Security Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the England region.

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 107 £44,500 -11.00% 9
Yorkshire -11 21 £40,000 -8.57% 3
South East -8 16 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands -16 15 £38,500 +42.59%
East of England - 12 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 11 £44,500 -
South West -8 6 £42,500 +28.78%
North West -11 2 £37,500 +20.00%
Midlands - 1 £38,500 -
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 392 (99.75%) Information Security
2 220 (55.98%) CISSP
3 152 (38.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 126 (32.06%) PCI DSS
5 116 (29.52%) Finance
5 116 (29.52%) Firewall
6 99 (25.19%) Degree
7 96 (24.43%) CISM
8 84 (21.37%) Management Information System
9 72 (18.32%) Windows
10 58 (14.76%) ITIL
11 57 (14.50%) Data Protection
12 55 (13.99%) UNIX
13 54 (13.74%) E-Commerce
14 53 (13.49%) Network Security
15 52 (13.23%) COBIT
16 51 (12.98%) Penetration Testing
16 51 (12.98%) Microsoft
17 48 (12.21%) Security Management
18 45 (11.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 44 (11.20%) Risk Management
19 44 (11.20%) Banking
20 43 (10.94%) CISA
21 42 (10.69%) ISMS
22 40 (10.18%) Information Assurance
23 37 (9.41%) Information Security Management
23 37 (9.41%) Linux
24 33 (8.40%) Internet
25 32 (8.14%) TCP/IP
26 31 (7.89%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.25%) IIS
1 1 (0.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.80%) MS Office
3 8 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.80%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.02%) SaaS
2 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 116 (29.52%) Firewall
2 53 (13.49%) Network Security
3 33 (8.40%) Internet
4 32 (8.14%) TCP/IP
5 28 (7.12%) Intranet
6 23 (5.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (3.82%) VPN
8 14 (3.56%) WAN
9 12 (3.05%) LAN
10 10 (2.54%) Wireless
10 10 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.29%) Wireshark
12 5 (1.27%) LDAP
12 5 (1.27%) SMTP
13 3 (0.76%) SSL
13 3 (0.76%) IPsec
13 3 (0.76%) DMZ
14 2 (0.51%) SAN
15 1 (0.25%) DNS
15 1 (0.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Metasploit
General
1 116 (29.52%) Finance
2 44 (11.20%) Banking
3 30 (7.63%) Law
4 17 (4.33%) Legal
5 14 (3.56%) Retail
6 8 (2.04%) Publishing
7 6 (1.53%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.27%) Marketing
8 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.02%) Back Office
10 3 (0.76%) Games
11 2 (0.51%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Automotive
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.82%) Web Services
2 6 (1.53%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.76%) Middleware
4 2 (0.51%) .NET
5 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.37%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.34%) Data Protection Act
3 20 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.07%) SWIFT
5 13 (3.31%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.51%) Online Gambling
7 2 (0.51%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.25%) Online Games
8 1 (0.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.32%) Windows
2 55 (13.99%) UNIX
3 37 (9.41%) Linux
4 4 (1.02%) Solaris
5 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (99.75%) Information Security
2 58 (14.76%) ITIL
3 57 (14.50%) Data Protection
4 54 (13.74%) E-Commerce
5 51 (12.98%) Penetration Testing
6 48 (12.21%) Security Management
7 45 (11.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 44 (11.20%) Risk Management
9 42 (10.69%) ISMS
10 40 (10.18%) Information Assurance
11 37 (9.41%) Information Security Management
12 31 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
12 31 (7.89%) Security Testing
13 30 (7.63%) SIEM
13 30 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
14 25 (6.36%) Business Continuity
14 25 (6.36%) Network Architecture
15 20 (5.09%) Vulnerability Management
15 20 (5.09%) Cyber Security
16 15 (3.82%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.04%) SQL
2 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.25%) Python
3 1 (0.25%) Ruby
3 1 (0.25%) Java
3 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 220 (55.98%) CISSP
2 99 (25.19%) Degree
3 96 (24.43%) CISM
4 43 (10.94%) CISA
5 31 (7.89%) GIAC
5 31 (7.89%) CEH
6 24 (6.11%) CISMP
7 22 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (4.33%) ISSAP
8 17 (4.33%) ISSMP
8 17 (4.33%) CRISC
9 13 (3.31%) MCP
10 12 (3.05%) MCSE
11 10 (2.54%) Security+ Certification
12 8 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (2.04%) MCSA
12 8 (2.04%) CCNA
13 7 (1.78%) SSCP
14 6 (1.53%) CGEIT
15 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (38.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (32.06%) PCI DSS
3 52 (13.23%) COBIT
4 18 (4.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (1.53%) SLA
7 5 (1.27%) BS7799
8 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.51%) COSO
10 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 19 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.76%) Nmap
3 2 (0.51%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (3.56%) Nessus
2 4 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.02%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.25%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 51 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.89%) Cisco
3 26 (6.62%) CheckPoint
4 18 (4.58%) Qualys
5 13 (3.31%) VMware
6 11 (2.80%) McAfee
7 7 (1.78%) Symantec
8 6 (1.53%) Websense
9 5 (1.27%) HP
10 4 (1.02%) Tripwire
10 4 (1.02%) TippingPoint
11 3 (0.76%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.76%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.51%) F5
12 2 (0.51%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle
12 2 (0.51%) Sun
12 2 (0.51%) NetApp
13 1 (0.25%) NCR
13 1 (0.25%) Nokia
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