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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 686 739 790
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 195 118 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 171 98 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +50 110 £52,500 +23.52% 10
West Midlands -1 21 £19,000 -29.62% 1
South East -3 19 £43,500 +8.75% 2
East of England 0 10 £47,000 -6.00%
South West -13 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands -2 9 £36,500 +19.67%
North West -9 9 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Yorkshire -41 7 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 376 (100.00%) Information Security
2 147 (39.10%) CISSP
3 136 (36.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 121 (32.18%) Finance
5 110 (29.26%) Firewall
6 104 (27.66%) Degree
7 94 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 91 (24.20%) Management Information System
9 89 (23.67%) Penetration Testing
10 81 (21.54%) CISM
11 73 (19.41%) Windows
12 72 (19.15%) E-Commerce
13 71 (18.88%) UNIX
14 62 (16.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 59 (15.69%) Network Security
16 53 (14.10%) Data Protection
17 50 (13.30%) ISMS
18 49 (13.03%) Microsoft
19 48 (12.77%) Risk Management
20 46 (12.23%) ITIL
21 44 (11.70%) Security Management
22 42 (11.17%) Linux
23 41 (10.90%) Security Testing
24 40 (10.64%) TCP/IP
24 40 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
25 37 (9.84%) Information Security Management
26 36 (9.57%) CISA
27 35 (9.31%) Banking
27 35 (9.31%) Internet
27 35 (9.31%) Network Architecture

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 17 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.19%) MS Office
3 8 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 110 (29.26%) Firewall
2 59 (15.69%) Network Security
3 40 (10.64%) TCP/IP
4 35 (9.31%) Internet
5 32 (8.51%) WAN
6 31 (8.24%) LAN
7 29 (7.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 28 (7.45%) Intranet
9 12 (3.19%) Wireless
9 12 (3.19%) VPN
10 9 (2.39%) Wireshark
11 8 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.06%) LDAP
13 3 (0.80%) SAN
14 2 (0.53%) DNS
14 2 (0.53%) NGN
15 1 (0.27%) SMTP
15 1 (0.27%) ATM
15 1 (0.27%) SSL
15 1 (0.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.06%) Big Data
2 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Metasploit
General
1 121 (32.18%) Finance
2 35 (9.31%) Banking
3 27 (7.18%) Law
4 23 (6.12%) Legal
5 12 (3.19%) Retail
6 8 (2.13%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.86%) Games
8 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.12%) Web Services
2 9 (2.39%) .NET
3 6 (1.60%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.80%) Middleware
5 1 (0.27%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (24.20%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.59%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (4.26%) SWIFT
5 9 (2.39%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.53%) CESG
6 2 (0.53%) Online Gambling
6 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.27%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.27%) Online Games
7 1 (0.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.41%) Windows
2 71 (18.88%) UNIX
3 42 (11.17%) Linux
4 2 (0.53%) Solaris
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (100.00%) Information Security
2 89 (23.67%) Penetration Testing
3 72 (19.15%) E-Commerce
4 62 (16.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 53 (14.10%) Data Protection
6 50 (13.30%) ISMS
7 48 (12.77%) Risk Management
8 46 (12.23%) ITIL
9 44 (11.70%) Security Management
10 41 (10.90%) Security Testing
11 40 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
12 37 (9.84%) Information Security Management
13 35 (9.31%) Network Architecture
14 31 (8.24%) Vulnerability Management
15 27 (7.18%) Kalman Filter
16 25 (6.65%) Risk Analysis
16 25 (6.65%) Change Management
17 21 (5.59%) SIEM
18 18 (4.79%) Ethical Hacking
18 18 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.66%) SQL
2 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.80%) Java
3 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.53%) C
4 2 (0.53%) C#
5 1 (0.27%) Ruby
5 1 (0.27%) Python
5 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 147 (39.10%) CISSP
2 104 (27.66%) Degree
3 81 (21.54%) CISM
4 36 (9.57%) CISA
5 22 (5.85%) GIAC
6 19 (5.05%) CISMP
7 16 (4.26%) CEH
7 16 (4.26%) ISSAP
7 16 (4.26%) ISSMP
7 16 (4.26%) CRISC
8 13 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (3.19%) MCSE
10 9 (2.39%) CGEIT
11 6 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (1.60%) CCNA
11 6 (1.60%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.60%) EnCE
12 5 (1.33%) ISEB
13 3 (0.80%) CNA
13 3 (0.80%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (36.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 94 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 21 (5.59%) COBIT
4 10 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.33%) BS7799
6 4 (1.06%) SLA
6 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 12 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.80%) Nmap
3 2 (0.53%) Snort
4 1 (0.27%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 16 (4.26%) Nessus
2 5 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.06%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.53%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (13.03%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.71%) Cisco
3 23 (6.12%) Qualys
4 20 (5.32%) CheckPoint
5 6 (1.60%) Symantec
5 6 (1.60%) Splunk
5 6 (1.60%) Sourcefire
6 5 (1.33%) McAfee
7 4 (1.06%) Websense
7 4 (1.06%) HP
7 4 (1.06%) Tripwire
7 4 (1.06%) TippingPoint
8 2 (0.53%) Sun
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle
9 1 (0.27%) Tufin
9 1 (0.27%) AlgoSec
9 1 (0.27%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) NCR
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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