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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 747 731 778
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 107 159 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 93 137 56
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
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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 +38 61 £53,750 +10.25% 4
North West +9 13 £57,500 +58.62% 3
Yorkshire +11 12 £41,500 +38.33% 4
South East -24 10 £42,250 -6.11%
East of England +4 7 £54,000 +35.00% 1
South West -9 4 £45,000 +40.62% 2
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 253 (100.00%) Information Security
2 141 (55.73%) CISSP
3 98 (38.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 82 (32.41%) Finance
5 77 (30.43%) Firewall
6 64 (25.30%) PCI DSS
7 63 (24.90%) ITIL
8 54 (21.34%) CISA
8 54 (21.34%) CISM
9 47 (18.58%) Management Information System
10 46 (18.18%) Security Management
11 45 (17.79%) Degree
12 42 (16.60%) COBIT
12 42 (16.60%) Network Security
13 40 (15.81%) Risk Assessment
14 37 (14.62%) Windows
15 36 (14.23%) CRISC
16 35 (13.83%) Cyber Security
17 33 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
18 30 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (11.86%) Risk Management
19 29 (11.46%) Banking
19 29 (11.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 28 (11.07%) ISMS
20 28 (11.07%) SIEM
20 28 (11.07%) Information Security Management
21 27 (10.67%) CEH
22 26 (10.28%) Legal
23 25 (9.88%) Microsoft
23 25 (9.88%) Active Directory

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (2.37%) IIS
2 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.79%) MS Project
3 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (30.43%) Firewall
2 42 (16.60%) Network Security
3 18 (7.11%) TCP/IP
4 17 (6.72%) LAN
4 17 (6.72%) WAN
5 15 (5.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 9 (3.56%) Internet
7 6 (2.37%) SAN
7 6 (2.37%) VPN
8 5 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (1.58%) Wireless
10 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.79%) SSL
11 2 (0.79%) SMTP
11 2 (0.79%) Intranet
11 2 (0.79%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.40%) IPsec
12 1 (0.40%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
General
1 82 (32.41%) Finance
2 29 (11.46%) Banking
3 26 (10.28%) Legal
4 17 (6.72%) Law
5 8 (3.16%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.37%) Retail
6 6 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.58%) Publishing
7 4 (1.58%) Back Office
7 4 (1.58%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Marketing
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.19%) JSP
1 3 (1.19%) Middleware
2 2 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.58%) Management Information System
2 30 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.53%) PKI
4 8 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.16%) Cryptography
4 8 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.37%) Life Science
6 5 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (1.58%) CESG
7 4 (1.58%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.58%) Blog
7 4 (1.58%) RMADS
7 4 (1.58%) Open Source
7 4 (1.58%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.58%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.79%) CMDB
9 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.40%) BYOD
10 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.62%) Windows
2 17 (6.72%) Linux
3 10 (3.95%) UNIX
4 5 (1.98%) Solaris
4 5 (1.98%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (100.00%) Information Security
2 63 (24.90%) ITIL
3 46 (18.18%) Security Management
4 40 (15.81%) Risk Assessment
5 35 (13.83%) Cyber Security
6 33 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
7 30 (11.86%) Risk Management
8 29 (11.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 28 (11.07%) ISMS
9 28 (11.07%) SIEM
9 28 (11.07%) Information Security Management
10 24 (9.49%) Vulnerability Management
11 21 (8.30%) Data Protection
12 18 (7.11%) Business Continuity
12 18 (7.11%) Identity Management
12 18 (7.11%) Incident Management
12 18 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.72%) E-Commerce
14 16 (6.32%) Data Security
15 15 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.58%) SQL
2 2 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.40%) C++
3 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 141 (55.73%) CISSP
2 54 (21.34%) CISA
2 54 (21.34%) CISM
3 45 (17.79%) Degree
4 36 (14.23%) CRISC
5 27 (10.67%) CEH
6 20 (7.91%) GIAC
7 14 (5.53%) SSCP
8 9 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.56%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.16%) GSEC
9 8 (3.16%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.37%) CCNA
11 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.58%) MCP
12 4 (1.58%) GCIA
12 4 (1.58%) ISSAP
12 4 (1.58%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (38.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (25.30%) PCI DSS
3 42 (16.60%) COBIT
4 16 (6.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.56%) SLA
6 6 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (1.19%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.79%) BS7799
8 2 (0.79%) Basel II
8 2 (0.79%) MiFID
8 2 (0.79%) QA
8 2 (0.79%) EMIR
8 2 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.40%) FISMA
9 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.40%) COSO
System Software
1 25 (9.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.32%) Cisco
3 11 (4.35%) McAfee
4 9 (3.56%) CheckPoint
5 5 (1.98%) VMware
5 5 (1.98%) Websense
6 4 (1.58%) Symantec
6 4 (1.58%) Tripwire
6 4 (1.58%) Qualys
6 4 (1.58%) ArcSight
6 4 (1.58%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (1.19%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.19%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.19%) Juniper
8 2 (0.79%) HP
8 2 (0.79%) Dell
8 2 (0.79%) LANDesk
8 2 (0.79%) Twitter
9 1 (0.40%) ScanSafe
9 1 (0.40%) Gemalto
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Acumin
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Fruition IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: £highly competitive + benefits + bonus potential
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Fruition IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago