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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 714 714 773
Rank change year-on-year
0 +59
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 146 188 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 127 169 76
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
96689 103950 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85788 80388
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015. 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 +9 71 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South East +14 29 £42,500 -2.29% 4
Yorkshire +25 27 £41,750 +39.16% 1
North West -4 10 £34,000 -2.85% 1
West Midlands -21 7 £19,000 -29.62% 2
East Midlands -5 5 £42,500 +16.43%
South West -13 3 £40,000 +14.28% 2
East of England -13 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Information Security
2 135 (47.54%) CISSP
3 120 (42.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (33.10%) Finance
5 88 (30.99%) Firewall
6 71 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 67 (23.59%) CISA
8 65 (22.89%) CISM
9 53 (18.66%) ITIL
10 48 (16.90%) Management Information System
11 46 (16.20%) Security Management
12 43 (15.14%) Risk Assessment
13 41 (14.44%) Cyber Security
14 40 (14.08%) Degree
15 38 (13.38%) Network Security
15 38 (13.38%) Penetration Testing
15 38 (13.38%) Windows
16 37 (13.03%) CRISC
17 33 (11.62%) Data Protection
18 30 (10.56%) ISMS
18 30 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (10.56%) Risk Management
19 29 (10.21%) Information Security Management
20 28 (9.86%) Legal
20 28 (9.86%) COBIT
21 27 (9.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 26 (9.15%) Security Testing
23 25 (8.80%) Microsoft
24 24 (8.45%) Banking
24 24 (8.45%) SIEM

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 8 (2.82%) IIS
2 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.35%) JBoss
3 1 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (30.99%) Firewall
2 38 (13.38%) Network Security
3 18 (6.34%) LAN
3 18 (6.34%) WAN
3 18 (6.34%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.58%) Internet
5 10 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (2.11%) SAN
8 4 (1.41%) Wireless
9 3 (1.06%) Intranet
9 3 (1.06%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.70%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.70%) SSL
11 1 (0.35%) DMZ
11 1 (0.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 94 (33.10%) Finance
2 28 (9.86%) Legal
3 24 (8.45%) Banking
4 15 (5.28%) Law
5 7 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.11%) Retail
7 4 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.41%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.70%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.41%) JSP
2 3 (1.06%) Web Services
2 3 (1.06%) Middleware
3 2 (0.70%) .NET
3 2 (0.70%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.35%) Java EE
4 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.90%) Management Information System
2 30 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.93%) PKI
4 10 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.82%) Life Science
5 8 (2.82%) Blog
6 7 (2.46%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.46%) Cryptography
6 7 (2.46%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.11%) CESG
8 5 (1.76%) RMADS
8 5 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.41%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.41%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.41%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.70%) BYOD
11 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.38%) Windows
2 18 (6.34%) Linux
3 13 (4.58%) UNIX
4 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (100.00%) Information Security
2 53 (18.66%) ITIL
3 46 (16.20%) Security Management
4 43 (15.14%) Risk Assessment
5 41 (14.44%) Cyber Security
6 38 (13.38%) Penetration Testing
7 33 (11.62%) Data Protection
8 30 (10.56%) ISMS
8 30 (10.56%) Risk Management
9 29 (10.21%) Information Security Management
10 27 (9.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 26 (9.15%) Security Testing
12 24 (8.45%) SIEM
13 22 (7.75%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (7.39%) Kalman Filter
15 19 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (6.69%) Incident Management
15 19 (6.69%) Business Continuity
15 19 (6.69%) Data Security
15 19 (6.69%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.82%) SQL
2 3 (1.06%) Java
3 2 (0.70%) C
3 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.35%) C#
4 1 (0.35%) C++
4 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 135 (47.54%) CISSP
2 67 (23.59%) CISA
3 65 (22.89%) CISM
4 40 (14.08%) Degree
5 37 (13.03%) CRISC
6 19 (6.69%) CEH
7 18 (6.34%) GIAC
8 14 (4.93%) SSCP
9 11 (3.87%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.82%) CISMP
10 8 (2.82%) GSEC
11 6 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
11 6 (2.11%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.41%) GCIA
13 4 (1.41%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.06%) OSCP
15 2 (0.70%) GCED
15 2 (0.70%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (42.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 28 (9.86%) COBIT
4 9 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.41%) SLA
5 4 (1.41%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.70%) QA
6 2 (0.70%) BS7799
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) Basel II
7 1 (0.35%) MiFID
7 1 (0.35%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.35%) COSO
7 1 (0.35%) EMIR
7 1 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.35%) FISMA
System Software
1 18 (6.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (8.80%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.87%) Cisco
3 9 (3.17%) McAfee
4 8 (2.82%) Websense
4 8 (2.82%) Qualys
5 5 (1.76%) CheckPoint
5 5 (1.76%) Tripwire
6 4 (1.41%) Splunk
6 4 (1.41%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.06%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.06%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.06%) Juniper
8 2 (0.70%) VMware
8 2 (0.70%) AppSense
8 2 (0.70%) Twitter
8 2 (0.70%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle
9 1 (0.35%) SAP
9 1 (0.35%) LANDesk
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus, attractive pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Brighton
American Express
Posted: 27 days ago