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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 687 734 839
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +105
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 212 121 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 188 103 34
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,900 £33,775
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +12.85%
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
102296 98200 103450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85621 81449 89566
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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 +63 119 £42,500 -12.37% 9
West Midlands +17 29 £19,000 -29.62%
South East -18 17 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -28 13 £38,000 +1.33% 3
South West -12 10 £40,000 -
East of England - 10 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 10 £50,000 -
North West -15 4 £42,500 +36.00%
Midlands - 1 £38,500 -
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 388 (99.74%) Information Security
2 203 (52.19%) CISSP
3 144 (37.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 121 (31.11%) Finance
5 118 (30.33%) Firewall
6 113 (29.05%) PCI DSS
7 104 (26.74%) Degree
8 93 (23.91%) CISM
9 81 (20.82%) Management Information System
10 71 (18.25%) Windows
11 61 (15.68%) UNIX
11 61 (15.68%) E-Commerce
12 60 (15.42%) Data Protection
12 60 (15.42%) Penetration Testing
13 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
14 50 (12.85%) ITIL
15 49 (12.60%) Network Security
16 47 (12.08%) Security Management
17 46 (11.83%) COBIT
17 46 (11.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 45 (11.57%) CISA
19 44 (11.31%) Risk Management
20 42 (10.80%) ISMS
21 40 (10.28%) Banking
22 39 (10.03%) Linux
23 37 (9.51%) Information Assurance
24 36 (9.25%) Information Security Management
25 33 (8.48%) TCP/IP
25 33 (8.48%) Internet
25 33 (8.48%) Network Architecture

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (0.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.26%) IIS
1 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 24 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.08%) MS Office
3 8 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.83%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.51%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 118 (30.33%) Firewall
2 49 (12.60%) Network Security
3 33 (8.48%) Internet
3 33 (8.48%) TCP/IP
4 28 (7.20%) Intranet
5 22 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (4.11%) WAN
7 14 (3.60%) LAN
7 14 (3.60%) VPN
8 11 (2.83%) Wireless
9 10 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (2.31%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.29%) LDAP
12 4 (1.03%) SMTP
13 3 (0.77%) SSL
13 3 (0.77%) IPsec
13 3 (0.77%) DMZ
14 2 (0.51%) SAN
15 1 (0.26%) DNS
15 1 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.77%) Big Data
2 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Metasploit
General
1 121 (31.11%) Finance
2 40 (10.28%) Banking
3 29 (7.46%) Law
4 17 (4.37%) Legal
5 14 (3.60%) Retail
6 8 (2.06%) Publishing
7 6 (1.54%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.77%) Games
8 3 (0.77%) Marketing
9 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.63%) Web Services
2 6 (1.54%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.03%) .NET
4 3 (0.77%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 81 (20.82%) Management Information System
2 23 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.40%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (4.11%) SWIFT
5 13 (3.34%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.77%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.51%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.26%) Online Games
9 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 71 (18.25%) Windows
2 61 (15.68%) UNIX
3 39 (10.03%) Linux
4 2 (0.51%) Solaris
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (99.74%) Information Security
2 61 (15.68%) E-Commerce
3 60 (15.42%) Penetration Testing
3 60 (15.42%) Data Protection
4 50 (12.85%) ITIL
5 47 (12.08%) Security Management
6 46 (11.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 44 (11.31%) Risk Management
8 42 (10.80%) ISMS
9 37 (9.51%) Information Assurance
10 36 (9.25%) Information Security Management
11 33 (8.48%) Network Architecture
12 32 (8.23%) Risk Assessment
13 31 (7.97%) Security Testing
14 26 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (5.66%) Business Continuity
16 21 (5.40%) Risk Analysis
16 21 (5.40%) SIEM
17 20 (5.14%) Vulnerability Management
18 18 (4.63%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.57%) SQL
2 6 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.77%) Java
4 2 (0.51%) C
4 2 (0.51%) C#
4 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.26%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) Ruby
5 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 203 (52.19%) CISSP
2 104 (26.74%) Degree
3 93 (23.91%) CISM
4 45 (11.57%) CISA
5 24 (6.17%) CISMP
6 22 (5.66%) CEH
6 22 (5.66%) GIAC
7 21 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (4.63%) CRISC
9 16 (4.11%) ISSAP
9 16 (4.11%) ISSMP
10 12 (3.08%) MCSE
11 11 (2.83%) MCP
12 10 (2.57%) Security+ Certification
13 9 (2.31%) CGEIT
14 8 (2.06%) MCSA
15 7 (1.80%) CCNA
15 7 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (1.54%) SSCP
17 5 (1.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (37.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (29.05%) PCI DSS
3 46 (11.83%) COBIT
4 16 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.29%) BS7799
5 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.77%) SLA
8 2 (0.51%) COSO
9 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 17 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.77%) Nmap
3 2 (0.51%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (3.86%) Nessus
2 4 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.03%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.26%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 52 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.20%) Cisco
3 25 (6.43%) CheckPoint
4 22 (5.66%) Qualys
5 12 (3.08%) VMware
6 9 (2.31%) McAfee
7 6 (1.54%) Websense
8 4 (1.03%) Tripwire
8 4 (1.03%) HP
8 4 (1.03%) TippingPoint
8 4 (1.03%) Symantec
9 3 (0.77%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle
10 2 (0.51%) Sun
10 2 (0.51%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.51%) F5
11 1 (0.26%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.26%) Rapid7
11 1 (0.26%) AlgoSec
11 1 (0.26%) Tufin
City of London
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-65k base + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive salary and great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago