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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 683 804 794
Rank change year-on-year
+121 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 219 138 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 199 122 153
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £31,275
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
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 £27,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +74 116 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South East +71 57 £51,000 +4.61% 2
South West +20 11 £33,000 -17.50%
Yorkshire +19 10 £51,000 +22.89% 1
North West +20 8 £40,000 -30.43% 1
West Midlands -12 8 £42,500 +97.67%
North East - 5 £27,500 - 1
East of England +33 2 - - 1
East Midlands +8 2 £30,000 -42.85%
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 459 (100.00%) Information Security
2 288 (62.75%) CISSP
3 231 (50.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 156 (33.99%) CISM
5 130 (28.32%) Finance
6 115 (25.05%) CISA
7 113 (24.62%) Risk Management
8 109 (23.75%) PCI DSS
9 108 (23.53%) Management Information System
10 99 (21.57%) Degree
11 96 (20.92%) Penetration Testing
12 91 (19.83%) Vulnerability Management
13 86 (18.74%) Data Protection
14 80 (17.43%) SIEM
15 76 (16.56%) Windows
16 62 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
16 62 (13.51%) IT Audit
16 62 (13.51%) COBIT
16 62 (13.51%) Banking
17 60 (13.07%) Internet
18 58 (12.64%) Security Operations
19 57 (12.42%) Firewall
20 55 (11.98%) CISMP
21 54 (11.76%) ITIL
22 48 (10.46%) Security Management
22 48 (10.46%) ISMS
22 48 (10.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 46 (10.02%) Risk Assessment
24 45 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
25 44 (9.59%) Nessus

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 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.22%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.09%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (13.07%) Internet
2 57 (12.42%) Firewall
3 37 (8.06%) Intranet
4 33 (7.19%) Intrusion Detection
5 21 (4.58%) LAN
5 21 (4.58%) Network Security
5 21 (4.58%) WAN
6 20 (4.36%) HTTP
7 17 (3.70%) Wireless
8 16 (3.49%) VPN
9 13 (2.83%) TCP/IP
10 10 (2.18%) DMZ
11 3 (0.65%) IPsec
11 3 (0.65%) SSL
12 2 (0.44%) DNS
12 2 (0.44%) SMTP
12 2 (0.44%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.44%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.31%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.22%) Big Data
2 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (0.87%) AppScan
2 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
General
1 130 (28.32%) Finance
2 62 (13.51%) Banking
3 35 (7.63%) Legal
4 22 (4.79%) Retail
5 21 (4.58%) Law
6 13 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.18%) Advertising
7 10 (2.18%) Games
8 9 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 45 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (9.37%) Computer Science
4 34 (7.41%) SWIFT
5 33 (7.19%) Data Protection Act
6 27 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (4.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (3.70%) CESG
9 12 (2.61%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.18%) BYOD
11 8 (1.74%) Life Science
12 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.09%) SCADA
14 3 (0.65%) AS400
14 3 (0.65%) Cryptography
14 3 (0.65%) FMCG
14 3 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
14 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
14 3 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 76 (16.56%) Windows
2 42 (9.15%) Linux
3 26 (5.66%) Unix
4 15 (3.27%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.53%) Solaris
5 7 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.65%) CentOS
8 2 (0.44%) Android
8 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.44%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (100.00%) Information Security
2 113 (24.62%) Risk Management
3 96 (20.92%) Penetration Testing
4 91 (19.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 86 (18.74%) Data Protection
6 80 (17.43%) SIEM
7 62 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
7 62 (13.51%) IT Audit
8 58 (12.64%) Security Operations
9 54 (11.76%) ITIL
10 48 (10.46%) ISMS
10 48 (10.46%) Security Management
10 48 (10.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 46 (10.02%) Risk Assessment
12 43 (9.37%) Information Security Management
13 40 (8.71%) Incident Management
14 37 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (7.41%) Security Testing
16 29 (6.32%) SDLC
17 28 (6.10%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.61%) SQL
2 5 (1.09%) C
2 5 (1.09%) Python
3 2 (0.44%) Perl
4 1 (0.22%) C++
4 1 (0.22%) Java
4 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 288 (62.75%) CISSP
2 156 (33.99%) CISM
3 115 (25.05%) CISA
4 99 (21.57%) Degree
5 55 (11.98%) CISMP
6 44 (9.59%) CEH
7 42 (9.15%) CRISC
8 36 (7.84%) GIAC
9 20 (4.36%) SANS
10 17 (3.70%) GCIH
11 14 (3.05%) GCIA
12 13 (2.83%) OSCP
13 12 (2.61%) SSCP
14 10 (2.18%) GISF
15 9 (1.96%) Security Cleared
16 7 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (1.53%) GSEC
17 6 (1.31%) ISACA
18 4 (0.87%) ISSAP
19 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (50.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 109 (23.75%) PCI DSS
3 62 (13.51%) COBIT
4 11 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (1.74%) QA
6 6 (1.31%) ISO27002
7 5 (1.09%) COSO
8 2 (0.44%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.22%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 17 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.87%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 44 (9.59%) Nessus
2 27 (5.88%) SCCM
3 15 (3.27%) RSA Archer
4 10 (2.18%) OpenVAS
5 5 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.87%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.87%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.87%) WebInspect
7 3 (0.65%) EnCase
7 3 (0.65%) Nmap
7 3 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (8.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.19%) Qualys
3 28 (6.10%) Remedy
4 20 (4.36%) Cisco
4 20 (4.36%) Cyber-Ark
5 19 (4.14%) Splunk
6 18 (3.92%) Intel Security
6 18 (3.92%) Palo Alto
7 13 (2.83%) VMware
8 11 (2.40%) Acunetix
8 11 (2.40%) Symantec
9 10 (2.18%) Bomgar
9 10 (2.18%) Forcepoint
9 10 (2.18%) Kaseya
10 7 (1.53%) IBM
11 5 (1.09%) HP
11 5 (1.09%) Juniper
12 4 (0.87%) Sourcefire
12 4 (0.87%) Varonis
12 4 (0.87%) Veracode
North East
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 per annum + Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 19 days ago
London
The Economist
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago