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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 714 712 749
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 170 177 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 146 158 89
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +4.37%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 88 £60,000 +9.09% 13
South East +17 35 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Yorkshire +31 24 £45,000 +23.28% 1
West Midlands -1 10 £19,000 -41.53% 2
North West +4 8 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands -6 7 £42,500 +16.43% 2
South West -23 4 £36,250 +20.83% 1
East of England -20 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Information Security
2 123 (44.57%) CISSP
3 117 (42.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 98 (35.51%) Finance
5 81 (29.35%) Firewall
6 69 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 68 (24.64%) CISM
8 59 (21.38%) CISA
9 48 (17.39%) ITIL
10 41 (14.86%) Security Management
10 41 (14.86%) Management Information System
10 41 (14.86%) Penetration Testing
11 40 (14.49%) Degree
12 38 (13.77%) Data Protection
13 37 (13.41%) Cyber Security
13 37 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
14 33 (11.96%) Security Testing
15 31 (11.23%) Information Security Management
16 29 (10.51%) ISMS
16 29 (10.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 28 (10.14%) Network Security
17 28 (10.14%) Risk Management
18 27 (9.78%) Banking
18 27 (9.78%) Windows
19 26 (9.42%) GIAC
19 26 (9.42%) COBIT
19 26 (9.42%) SIEM
20 25 (9.06%) CRISC
21 24 (8.70%) Business Continuity
22 23 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (2.54%) IIS
2 1 (0.36%) JBoss
2 1 (0.36%) Apache
2 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (29.35%) Firewall
2 28 (10.14%) Network Security
3 14 (5.07%) LAN
3 14 (5.07%) WAN
4 9 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (2.90%) Internet
6 5 (1.81%) SAN
7 4 (1.45%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (1.09%) VPN
9 2 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.72%) Wireless
9 2 (0.72%) Wireless Security
9 2 (0.72%) Intranet
10 1 (0.36%) DMZ
10 1 (0.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.36%) Big Data
General
1 98 (35.51%) Finance
2 27 (9.78%) Banking
3 20 (7.25%) Legal
4 12 (4.35%) Law
5 6 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.81%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.45%) JSP
2 3 (1.09%) Web Services
2 3 (1.09%) .NET
2 3 (1.09%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.72%) HTML
3 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.86%) Management Information System
2 23 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.71%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.17%) Cybercrime
6 6 (2.17%) CESG
6 6 (2.17%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.81%) PKI
7 5 (1.81%) Life Science
7 5 (1.81%) RMADS
7 5 (1.81%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.45%) Blog
9 3 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.36%) Java Card
11 1 (0.36%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.36%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.78%) Windows
2 16 (5.80%) Linux
3 13 (4.71%) UNIX
4 1 (0.36%) CentOS
4 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (100.00%) Information Security
2 48 (17.39%) ITIL
3 41 (14.86%) Security Management
3 41 (14.86%) Penetration Testing
4 38 (13.77%) Data Protection
5 37 (13.41%) Cyber Security
5 37 (13.41%) Risk Assessment
6 33 (11.96%) Security Testing
7 31 (11.23%) Information Security Management
8 29 (10.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 29 (10.51%) ISMS
9 28 (10.14%) Risk Management
10 26 (9.42%) SIEM
11 24 (8.70%) Business Continuity
12 20 (7.25%) Data Security
12 20 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
13 18 (6.52%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (6.52%) Project Management
14 17 (6.16%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.07%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.54%) SQL
2 4 (1.45%) Java
3 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.72%) C#
4 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) Python
5 1 (0.36%) C++
5 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 123 (44.57%) CISSP
2 68 (24.64%) CISM
3 59 (21.38%) CISA
4 40 (14.49%) Degree
5 26 (9.42%) GIAC
6 25 (9.06%) CRISC
7 17 (6.16%) CEH
8 12 (4.35%) SSCP
9 10 (3.62%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.90%) CISMP
11 7 (2.54%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.17%) GSEC
12 6 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
13 5 (1.81%) CCNP
13 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (1.45%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.09%) CCNA
16 2 (0.72%) GCIH
16 2 (0.72%) GCWN
16 2 (0.72%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (42.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 69 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 26 (9.42%) COBIT
4 10 (3.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.45%) JSP 440
6 3 (1.09%) SLA
7 2 (0.72%) BS7799
8 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.36%) QA
8 1 (0.36%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (3.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (6.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.07%) Qualys
3 9 (3.26%) Websense
4 7 (2.54%) Cisco
5 6 (2.17%) Symantec
5 6 (2.17%) Splunk
6 5 (1.81%) McAfee
6 5 (1.81%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.81%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (1.45%) Tripwire
8 3 (1.09%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.09%) VMware
8 3 (1.09%) AppSense
8 3 (1.09%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.09%) WorldPay
8 3 (1.09%) F5
9 2 (0.72%) Twitter
9 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
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Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: To £50K, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Nottingham
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Nottingham
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Manchester
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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London
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