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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 695 792 776
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 201 153 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 175 134 167
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
88497 99146 103949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.41% 96.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75343 82658 85497
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +59 92 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South East +51 51 £51,000 +20.00%
North West +28 16 £37,500 -28.57% 3
West Midlands +4 13 £41,750 +119.73% 2
South West +30 12 £35,250 -11.87% 2
North East - 6 £27,750 - 1
East of England +37 5 £47,000 -14.54%
Yorkshire +13 5 £51,000 +22.89% 1
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 446 (100.00%) Information Security
2 279 (62.56%) CISSP
3 223 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 144 (32.29%) CISM
5 124 (27.80%) CISA
6 120 (26.91%) Risk Management
7 113 (25.34%) Management Information System
8 110 (24.66%) Finance
9 108 (24.22%) PCI DSS
10 99 (22.20%) Penetration Testing
11 96 (21.52%) Data Protection
12 92 (20.63%) Degree
13 85 (19.06%) SIEM
14 82 (18.39%) Windows
15 80 (17.94%) Vulnerability Management
16 62 (13.90%) COBIT
17 58 (13.00%) ITIL
18 56 (12.56%) Security Operations
19 53 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
20 51 (11.43%) Nessus
21 48 (10.76%) Firewall
21 48 (10.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
22 47 (10.54%) Linux
22 47 (10.54%) Computer Science
23 46 (10.31%) Security Management
24 44 (9.87%) Information Security Management
24 44 (9.87%) Banking
25 43 (9.64%) IT Audit
26 42 (9.42%) CRISC
26 42 (9.42%) CISMP

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 8 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.35%) MS Office
3 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.24%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (10.76%) Firewall
2 40 (8.97%) Intrusion Detection
3 39 (8.74%) Internet
4 27 (6.05%) Network Security
5 22 (4.93%) HTTP
6 18 (4.04%) Intranet
6 18 (4.04%) LAN
6 18 (4.04%) WAN
7 17 (3.81%) Wireless
8 16 (3.59%) VPN
9 10 (2.24%) DMZ
10 9 (2.02%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.35%) SSL
12 3 (0.67%) IPsec
13 2 (0.45%) DNS
13 2 (0.45%) SMTP
13 2 (0.45%) tcpdump
13 2 (0.45%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.22%) Skype
14 1 (0.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (0.90%) AppScan
2 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
General
1 110 (24.66%) Finance
2 44 (9.87%) Banking
3 37 (8.30%) Legal
4 24 (5.38%) Retail
5 19 (4.26%) Games
6 18 (4.04%) Law
7 11 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.57%) Advertising
10 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.12%) LAMP
2 1 (0.22%) .NET
2 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.22%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (25.34%) Management Information System
2 47 (10.54%) Computer Science
3 41 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (8.97%) Data Protection Act
5 25 (5.61%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (3.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 16 (3.59%) SWIFT
8 13 (2.91%) CESG
9 12 (2.69%) BYOD
9 12 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.24%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.57%) Life Science
12 5 (1.12%) SCADA
13 4 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (0.67%) Cryptography
14 3 (0.67%) FMCG
14 3 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
14 3 (0.67%) PKI
15 2 (0.45%) Cyber Attack
16 1 (0.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (18.39%) Windows
2 47 (10.54%) Linux
3 26 (5.83%) Unix
4 14 (3.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.12%) CentOS
7 4 (0.90%) Solaris
7 4 (0.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.45%) Android
8 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.45%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (100.00%) Information Security
2 120 (26.91%) Risk Management
3 99 (22.20%) Penetration Testing
4 96 (21.52%) Data Protection
5 85 (19.06%) SIEM
6 80 (17.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 58 (13.00%) ITIL
8 56 (12.56%) Security Operations
9 53 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
10 48 (10.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 46 (10.31%) Security Management
12 44 (9.87%) Information Security Management
13 43 (9.64%) IT Audit
14 41 (9.19%) Incident Management
15 38 (8.52%) ISMS
15 38 (8.52%) Risk Assessment
16 34 (7.62%) Data Loss Prevention
16 34 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (7.17%) Security Testing
18 30 (6.73%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.02%) SQL
2 6 (1.35%) C
3 5 (1.12%) Python
4 2 (0.45%) Perl
5 1 (0.22%) C++
5 1 (0.22%) Java
5 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 279 (62.56%) CISSP
2 144 (32.29%) CISM
3 124 (27.80%) CISA
4 92 (20.63%) Degree
5 42 (9.42%) CISMP
5 42 (9.42%) CRISC
6 41 (9.19%) CEH
7 31 (6.95%) GIAC
8 16 (3.59%) SANS
9 15 (3.36%) ISACA
10 14 (3.14%) GCIH
11 13 (2.91%) GSEC
11 13 (2.91%) OSCP
12 12 (2.69%) GCIA
12 12 (2.69%) Security Cleared
13 11 (2.47%) SSCP
14 9 (2.02%) GISF
15 7 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (1.35%) SC Cleared
17 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 108 (24.22%) PCI DSS
3 62 (13.90%) COBIT
4 9 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.57%) QA
6 5 (1.12%) COSO
7 4 (0.90%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.67%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.22%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 18 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.90%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.67%) Snort
3 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 51 (11.43%) Nessus
2 34 (7.62%) SCCM
3 15 (3.36%) RSA Archer
4 10 (2.24%) OpenVAS
5 5 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.90%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.90%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.90%) WebInspect
7 3 (0.67%) EnCase
7 3 (0.67%) Nmap
7 3 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.50%) Qualys
3 24 (5.38%) Remedy
4 22 (4.93%) Cisco
5 20 (4.48%) Cyber-Ark
6 18 (4.04%) Intel Security
6 18 (4.04%) Palo Alto
6 18 (4.04%) Splunk
7 10 (2.24%) Acunetix
7 10 (2.24%) Bomgar
7 10 (2.24%) Kaseya
8 7 (1.57%) Symantec
9 6 (1.35%) VMware
10 5 (1.12%) Forcepoint
10 5 (1.12%) Juniper
11 4 (0.90%) HP
11 4 (0.90%) IBM
11 4 (0.90%) Sourcefire
11 4 (0.90%) Varonis
11 4 (0.90%) Veracode
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