The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 662 704 779
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 179 234 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 160 204 131
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +7.05%

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
76458 90779 96172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63940 76965 80221
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 88 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +51 29 £43,000 -1.71% 2
East Midlands 0 21 £43,500 -8.42% 2
Yorkshire +17 11 £37,500 -25.00% 1
North West -13 11 £43,750 +16.66% 2
South East +30 10 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Midlands +22 4 £44,000 -2.22%
North East - 3 £29,750 - 1
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Information 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 England region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 345 (99.71%) Information Security
2 204 (58.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 175 (50.58%) CISSP
4 116 (33.53%) Firewall
5 111 (32.08%) Finance
6 107 (30.92%) CISM
7 100 (28.90%) Management Information System
8 92 (26.59%) CISA
9 88 (25.43%) Security Management
10 78 (22.54%) Information Security Management
11 71 (20.52%) PCI DSS
12 67 (19.36%) Risk Management
13 64 (18.50%) Penetration Testing
14 63 (18.21%) Risk Assessment
14 63 (18.21%) Cybersecurity
15 62 (17.92%) SIEM
16 54 (15.61%) Data Protection
17 51 (14.74%) Vulnerability Management
18 50 (14.45%) Windows
19 49 (14.16%) Network Security
20 47 (13.58%) Security Architecture
20 47 (13.58%) ITIL
21 41 (11.85%) COBIT
22 40 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
23 36 (10.40%) Degree
24 35 (10.12%) Linux
24 35 (10.12%) Security Operations
25 32 (9.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
25 32 (9.25%) Risk Analysis
26 30 (8.67%) Data Protection Act

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (2.60%) IIS
2 3 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.73%) assyst
2 4 (1.16%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) IaaS
1 8 (2.31%) PaaS
2 2 (0.58%) Loggly
2 2 (0.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 116 (33.53%) Firewall
2 49 (14.16%) Network Security
3 29 (8.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (2.02%) DNS
4 7 (2.02%) Internet
5 6 (1.73%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.16%) HTTP
6 4 (1.16%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.16%) LDAP
6 4 (1.16%) Wireless
7 3 (0.87%) VPN
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.29%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
1 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
General
1 111 (32.08%) Finance
2 24 (6.94%) Legal
3 22 (6.36%) Retail
4 21 (6.07%) Banking
5 14 (4.05%) Law
6 6 (1.73%) Games
6 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.16%) SailPoint
2 3 (0.87%) HTML
2 3 (0.87%) Web Services
3 2 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.29%) .NET
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.29%) OAuth
4 1 (0.29%) ODBC
4 1 (0.29%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.29%) RESTful
4 1 (0.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (28.90%) Management Information System
2 40 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.67%) Data Protection Act
4 19 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.31%) Cybercrime
5 8 (2.31%) Cyberthreat
5 8 (2.31%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.31%) Fintech
6 7 (2.02%) CESG
7 6 (1.73%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.45%) BYOD
9 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.16%) Life Science
10 3 (0.87%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (0.87%) Derivative
10 3 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.58%) Xbox
12 1 (0.29%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.45%) Windows
2 35 (10.12%) Linux
3 14 (4.05%) Unix
4 9 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (99.71%) Information Security
2 88 (25.43%) Security Management
3 78 (22.54%) Information Security Management
4 67 (19.36%) Risk Management
5 64 (18.50%) Penetration Testing
6 63 (18.21%) Cybersecurity
6 63 (18.21%) Risk Assessment
7 62 (17.92%) SIEM
8 54 (15.61%) Data Protection
9 51 (14.74%) Vulnerability Management
10 47 (13.58%) ITIL
10 47 (13.58%) Security Architecture
11 35 (10.12%) Security Operations
12 32 (9.25%) Risk Analysis
13 29 (8.38%) Security Monitoring
13 29 (8.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 27 (7.80%) ISMS
14 27 (7.80%) Service Delivery
15 23 (6.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (6.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.47%) Java
2 9 (2.60%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.31%) Scala
4 5 (1.45%) C#
5 4 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.58%) C
6 2 (0.58%) SQL
7 1 (0.29%) Korn
7 1 (0.29%) Python
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 175 (50.58%) CISSP
2 107 (30.92%) CISM
3 92 (26.59%) CISA
4 36 (10.40%) Degree
5 30 (8.67%) CEH
6 28 (8.09%) CRISC
7 27 (7.80%) GIAC
8 23 (6.65%) SANS
9 20 (5.78%) GSEC
10 15 (4.34%) CISMP
11 12 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (2.31%) IISP
13 7 (2.02%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 6 (1.73%) GCIA
14 6 (1.73%) GCIH
15 5 (1.45%) ISACA
16 4 (1.16%) CCSP
16 4 (1.16%) SC Cleared
16 4 (1.16%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (58.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 71 (20.52%) PCI DSS
3 41 (11.85%) COBIT
4 32 (9.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 17 (4.91%) GDPR
6 12 (3.47%) ISO22301
7 5 (1.45%) ISO27002
8 4 (1.16%) SLA
9 2 (0.58%) FISMA
9 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.29%) GPG13
10 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (5.78%) Nessus
2 12 (3.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 12 (3.47%) SCCM
3 7 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.87%) CSIRT
5 3 (0.87%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.58%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 2 (0.58%) Kibana
6 2 (0.58%) logstash
6 2 (0.58%) QRadar
7 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (5.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.62%) Cisco
3 11 (3.18%) Dell
4 10 (2.89%) CheckPoint
4 10 (2.89%) Splunk
5 9 (2.60%) Oracle
5 9 (2.60%) Qualys
6 8 (2.31%) Intel Security
7 7 (2.02%) Blue Coat
7 7 (2.02%) FireEye
7 7 (2.02%) LogRhythm
8 3 (0.87%) Forcepoint
8 3 (0.87%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.87%) Sourcefire
9 2 (0.58%) AlienVault
9 2 (0.58%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.58%) Google
9 2 (0.58%) Symantec
9 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.58%) Tripwire
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