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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 706 755 731
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 174 177 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 196
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +32 79 £60,000 +14.28% 4
South East +29 28 £54,250 +27.64% 2
West Midlands -8 21 £40,000 +110.52%
North West +15 15 £37,500 +36.36%
South West +4 10 £33,000 +1.53% 2
East of England +28 9 £47,000 +4.44%
Yorkshire +5 8 £45,000 +20.00% 4
North East - 3 £45,000 -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
2 227 (57.47%) CISSP
3 189 (47.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 123 (31.14%) CISM
5 122 (30.89%) PCI DSS
6 118 (29.87%) CISA
7 97 (24.56%) Finance
8 94 (23.80%) Risk Management
8 94 (23.80%) Penetration Testing
9 93 (23.54%) Management Information System
10 82 (20.76%) Data Protection
11 81 (20.51%) SIEM
12 75 (18.99%) Windows
13 74 (18.73%) Degree
14 73 (18.48%) Vulnerability Management
15 60 (15.19%) Linux
16 54 (13.67%) Cybersecurity
17 50 (12.66%) Nessus
18 48 (12.15%) Data Protection Act
19 47 (11.90%) Banking
20 43 (10.89%) CEH
20 43 (10.89%) COBIT
21 41 (10.38%) SCCM
21 41 (10.38%) Network Security
21 41 (10.38%) Firewall
22 39 (9.87%) CISMP
23 38 (9.62%) Incident Management
23 38 (9.62%) OWASP
23 38 (9.62%) ITIL
24 37 (9.37%) Security Management

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 (2.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.52%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.54%) assyst
2 4 (1.01%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.01%) SaaS
3 2 (0.51%) IaaS
3 2 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.38%) Firewall
1 41 (10.38%) Network Security
2 27 (6.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (6.08%) Internet
4 20 (5.06%) HTTP
5 15 (3.80%) Intranet
6 13 (3.29%) Wireless
7 10 (2.53%) DMZ
8 8 (2.03%) DNS
9 7 (1.77%) LAN
9 7 (1.77%) WAN
10 6 (1.52%) SSL
11 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.27%) VPN
12 3 (0.76%) IPsec
13 2 (0.51%) Skype
13 2 (0.51%) SMTP
13 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
13 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) AppScan
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 97 (24.56%) Finance
2 47 (11.90%) Banking
3 28 (7.09%) Legal
3 28 (7.09%) Retail
4 22 (5.57%) Games
5 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.27%) LAMP
2 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.25%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.25%) REST
3 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.54%) Management Information System
2 48 (12.15%) Data Protection Act
3 30 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.80%) SWIFT
6 14 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (3.04%) Cyberthreat
8 11 (2.78%) BYOD
9 10 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.77%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.52%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.27%) SCADA
13 4 (1.01%) CESG
13 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.51%) Cyber Attack
15 2 (0.51%) Fintech
15 2 (0.51%) PKI
15 2 (0.51%) Xbox
16 1 (0.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 75 (18.99%) Windows
2 60 (15.19%) Linux
3 19 (4.81%) Unix
4 13 (3.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.27%) CentOS
6 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.51%) Android
7 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.51%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (100.00%) Information Security
2 94 (23.80%) Penetration Testing
2 94 (23.80%) Risk Management
3 82 (20.76%) Data Protection
4 81 (20.51%) SIEM
5 73 (18.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 54 (13.67%) Cybersecurity
7 38 (9.62%) Incident Management
7 38 (9.62%) ITIL
7 38 (9.62%) OWASP
8 37 (9.37%) Security Management
8 37 (9.37%) Security Operations
8 37 (9.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 36 (9.11%) ISMS
9 36 (9.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 34 (8.61%) Data Loss Prevention
10 34 (8.61%) IT Audit
11 30 (7.59%) Information Security Governance
12 29 (7.34%) Information Security Management
13 27 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.28%) Python
2 6 (1.52%) Java
3 4 (1.01%) Korn
3 4 (1.01%) SQL
4 3 (0.76%) C
4 3 (0.76%) C#
4 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.51%) Perl
5 2 (0.51%) Scala
6 1 (0.25%) C++
6 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 227 (57.47%) CISSP
2 123 (31.14%) CISM
3 118 (29.87%) CISA
4 74 (18.73%) Degree
5 43 (10.89%) CEH
6 39 (9.87%) CISMP
7 36 (9.11%) CRISC
8 29 (7.34%) GIAC
9 21 (5.32%) GSEC
10 20 (5.06%) SANS
11 17 (4.30%) ISACA
11 17 (4.30%) OSCP
12 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
13 10 (2.53%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.53%) SSCP
14 6 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.52%) GCIA
14 6 (1.52%) GCIH
14 6 (1.52%) GISF
14 6 (1.52%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (47.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 122 (30.89%) PCI DSS
3 43 (10.89%) COBIT
4 5 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.76%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.76%) QA
6 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) FISMA
7 1 (0.25%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.25%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.25%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 19 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.27%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) Snort
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (12.66%) Nessus
2 41 (10.38%) SCCM
3 13 (3.29%) RSA Archer
4 10 (2.53%) OpenVAS
5 8 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (1.77%) WSUS
7 6 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (1.27%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.76%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.76%) Nmap
9 3 (0.76%) WebInspect
10 2 (0.51%) EnCase
Vendors
1 29 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.33%) Splunk
3 23 (5.82%) Intel Security
4 22 (5.57%) Qualys
5 19 (4.81%) Cyber-Ark
6 18 (4.56%) Palo Alto
7 15 (3.80%) Cisco
8 10 (2.53%) Acunetix
8 10 (2.53%) Bomgar
8 10 (2.53%) Kaseya
9 8 (2.03%) Forcepoint
10 7 (1.77%) Symantec
11 6 (1.52%) Remedy
12 5 (1.27%) Juniper
12 5 (1.27%) Sourcefire
12 5 (1.27%) Varonis
13 4 (1.01%) AlienVault
14 3 (0.76%) HP
14 3 (0.76%) IBM
14 3 (0.76%) Veracode
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