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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 678 722 807
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +85
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 198 115 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 176 96 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
100589 93867 105830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.35% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82193 78735 91049
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +48 109 £55,000 +29.41% 8
South East -33 25 £43,500 +8.75%
East of England -1 17 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands +8 15 £19,000 -57.77% 4
East Midlands -1 9 £36,500 +19.67%
North West -20 8 £40,000 +11.88% 1
Yorkshire -34 8 £38,000 +4.10%
South West -21 7 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 371 (100.00%) Information Security
2 146 (39.35%) CISSP
3 132 (35.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 127 (34.23%) Finance
5 111 (29.92%) Firewall
6 91 (24.53%) Degree
7 90 (24.26%) Management Information System
8 89 (23.99%) PCI DSS
9 87 (23.45%) Penetration Testing
10 76 (20.49%) CISM
11 72 (19.41%) Windows
12 69 (18.60%) UNIX
13 68 (18.33%) E-Commerce
14 61 (16.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 59 (15.90%) Microsoft
16 56 (15.09%) Network Security
17 50 (13.48%) ISMS
18 48 (12.94%) Risk Management
19 43 (11.59%) Security Management
19 43 (11.59%) ITIL
20 42 (11.32%) Linux
20 42 (11.32%) Data Protection
21 41 (11.05%) TCP/IP
22 37 (9.97%) Information Security Management
23 35 (9.43%) Security Testing
24 34 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
24 34 (9.16%) Risk Assessment
24 34 (9.16%) Banking
24 34 (9.16%) Internet
25 33 (8.89%) WAN

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.23%) MS Office
3 9 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.96%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 111 (29.92%) Firewall
2 56 (15.09%) Network Security
3 41 (11.05%) TCP/IP
4 34 (9.16%) Internet
5 33 (8.89%) WAN
6 32 (8.63%) LAN
7 31 (8.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 26 (7.01%) Intranet
9 10 (2.70%) VPN
9 10 (2.70%) Wireless
10 6 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.35%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.81%) LDAP
12 3 (0.81%) SAN
13 2 (0.54%) DNS
13 2 (0.54%) NGN
14 1 (0.27%) IPsec
14 1 (0.27%) SSL
14 1 (0.27%) SMTP
14 1 (0.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.81%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 127 (34.23%) Finance
2 34 (9.16%) Banking
3 28 (7.55%) Legal
4 23 (6.20%) Law
5 10 (2.70%) Retail
6 8 (2.16%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.89%) Games
8 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.54%) Marketing
9 2 (0.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.93%) Web Services
2 9 (2.43%) .NET
3 4 (1.08%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.81%) Middleware
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) Java EE
5 1 (0.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 90 (24.26%) Management Information System
2 30 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.77%) SWIFT
3 14 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.08%) NHS
6 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.54%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (0.54%) CESG
7 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.41%) Windows
2 69 (18.60%) UNIX
3 42 (11.32%) Linux
4 2 (0.54%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (100.00%) Information Security
2 87 (23.45%) Penetration Testing
3 68 (18.33%) E-Commerce
4 61 (16.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 50 (13.48%) ISMS
6 48 (12.94%) Risk Management
7 43 (11.59%) Security Management
7 43 (11.59%) ITIL
8 42 (11.32%) Data Protection
9 37 (9.97%) Information Security Management
10 35 (9.43%) Security Testing
11 34 (9.16%) Vulnerability Management
11 34 (9.16%) Risk Assessment
12 32 (8.63%) Network Architecture
13 28 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
14 27 (7.28%) Change Management
15 24 (6.47%) Risk Analysis
16 20 (5.39%) SIEM
16 20 (5.39%) Project Management
17 18 (4.85%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.16%) SQL
2 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (0.81%) Java
4 2 (0.54%) C
4 2 (0.54%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
5 1 (0.27%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 146 (39.35%) CISSP
2 91 (24.53%) Degree
3 76 (20.49%) CISM
4 31 (8.36%) CISA
5 22 (5.93%) GIAC
6 17 (4.58%) CISMP
7 16 (4.31%) CEH
8 15 (4.04%) CRISC
8 15 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (3.77%) ISSAP
9 14 (3.77%) ISSMP
10 12 (3.23%) MCSE
11 8 (2.16%) CGEIT
12 7 (1.89%) CCNA
12 7 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.89%) SSCP
13 6 (1.62%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.62%) EnCE
14 5 (1.35%) CCSA
14 5 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (35.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 89 (23.99%) PCI DSS
3 23 (6.20%) COBIT
4 10 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.62%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.08%) SLA
6 4 (1.08%) BS7799
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 11 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Snort
3 1 (0.27%) Nmap
3 1 (0.27%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 15 (4.04%) Nessus
2 4 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.81%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.54%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (15.90%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.36%) Cisco
3 25 (6.74%) Qualys
4 23 (6.20%) CheckPoint
5 10 (2.70%) Symantec
6 9 (2.43%) McAfee
7 6 (1.62%) Sourcefire
7 6 (1.62%) Splunk
8 3 (0.81%) TippingPoint
8 3 (0.81%) Websense
8 3 (0.81%) Tripwire
8 3 (0.81%) HP
9 2 (0.54%) Sun
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) NCR
10 1 (0.27%) Apple
10 1 (0.27%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.27%) Sophos
10 1 (0.27%) Tufin
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