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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 750 767 811
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 128 101 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.095% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 106 90 42
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.59%
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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
(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 +35 61 £50,000 -6.97% 4
South East +6 28 £42,500 -5.55% 1
North West - 10 £47,500 -
South West -4 8 £43,750 +15.89% 1
East of England +11 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Yorkshire -16 7 £42,500 +41.66% 2
East Midlands +4 4 £47,500 +39.70% 1
West Midlands -17 2 £43,750 +75.00%
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 307 (99.68%) Information Security
2 193 (62.66%) CISSP
3 120 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 103 (33.44%) PCI DSS
5 93 (30.19%) Firewall
6 89 (28.90%) Finance
7 65 (21.10%) CISM
8 60 (19.48%) COBIT
9 57 (18.51%) Degree
10 52 (16.88%) ITIL
11 50 (16.23%) CISA
12 48 (15.58%) Management Information System
13 47 (15.26%) Windows
14 44 (14.29%) Security Management
14 44 (14.29%) Network Security
15 37 (12.01%) Risk Management
16 35 (11.36%) Microsoft
17 34 (11.04%) Information Assurance
18 32 (10.39%) SIEM
19 31 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
19 31 (10.06%) Banking
20 30 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
20 30 (9.74%) CEH
21 28 (9.09%) Active Directory
22 27 (8.77%) Data Protection
23 25 (8.12%) E-Commerce
24 24 (7.79%) MS Excel
24 24 (7.79%) GIAC
25 23 (7.47%) CRISC
26 22 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (0.65%) IIS
1 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.62%) MS Office
2 5 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.65%) MS Project
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (30.19%) Firewall
2 44 (14.29%) Network Security
3 20 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 19 (6.17%) WAN
5 17 (5.52%) LAN
5 17 (5.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (2.92%) Internet
7 8 (2.60%) VPN
8 5 (1.62%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (1.30%) Wireless
9 4 (1.30%) SSL
9 4 (1.30%) SMTP
10 3 (0.97%) SAN
10 3 (0.97%) DMZ
10 3 (0.97%) IPsec
10 3 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.65%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
General
1 89 (28.90%) Finance
2 31 (10.06%) Banking
3 22 (7.14%) Legal
4 15 (4.87%) Law
5 11 (3.57%) Retail
6 10 (3.25%) Publishing
7 8 (2.60%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.62%) Marketing
8 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.62%) Back Office
9 4 (1.30%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.65%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.97%) Web Services
1 3 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.58%) Management Information System
2 30 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.84%) Client/Server
4 14 (4.55%) PKI
5 10 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.95%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.62%) Life Science
8 4 (1.30%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.30%) Blog
8 4 (1.30%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.65%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.32%) Java Card
11 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.26%) Windows
2 21 (6.82%) Linux
3 16 (5.19%) UNIX
4 5 (1.62%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.62%) Solaris
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (99.68%) Information Security
2 52 (16.88%) ITIL
3 44 (14.29%) Security Management
4 37 (12.01%) Risk Management
5 34 (11.04%) Information Assurance
6 32 (10.39%) SIEM
7 31 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (8.77%) Data Protection
9 25 (8.12%) E-Commerce
10 22 (7.14%) Information Security Management
10 22 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
10 22 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
10 22 (7.14%) Cyber Security
11 21 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 21 (6.82%) Business Continuity
12 18 (5.84%) ISMS
12 18 (5.84%) Incident Management
13 17 (5.52%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (4.87%) Security Testing
14 15 (4.87%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.97%) SQL
2 2 (0.65%) C
3 1 (0.32%) C++
3 1 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 193 (62.66%) CISSP
2 65 (21.10%) CISM
3 57 (18.51%) Degree
4 50 (16.23%) CISA
5 30 (9.74%) CEH
6 24 (7.79%) GIAC
7 23 (7.47%) CRISC
8 14 (4.55%) SSCP
9 13 (4.22%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (4.22%) MCP
10 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (2.92%) CISMP
12 8 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (2.60%) MCSA
13 7 (2.27%) ISSAP
13 7 (2.27%) ISSMP
13 7 (2.27%) GSEC
13 7 (2.27%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.95%) CCNA
15 4 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 103 (33.44%) PCI DSS
3 60 (19.48%) COBIT
4 20 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 9 (2.92%) SLA
6 3 (0.97%) QA
7 2 (0.65%) COSO
7 2 (0.65%) EMIR
7 2 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.65%) BS7799
7 2 (0.65%) Basel II
7 2 (0.65%) MiFID
8 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.32%) FISMA
System Software
1 28 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.49%) Cisco
3 16 (5.19%) CheckPoint
3 16 (5.19%) McAfee
4 14 (4.55%) VMware
5 8 (2.60%) Qualys
6 7 (2.27%) Websense
7 5 (1.62%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (1.30%) Tripwire
8 4 (1.30%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.30%) Symantec
8 4 (1.30%) Juniper
9 3 (0.97%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.65%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.65%) NetApp
10 2 (0.65%) HP
10 2 (0.65%) Dell
10 2 (0.65%) Twitter
10 2 (0.65%) F5
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Provident Financial Management Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago