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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
UK / England
Rank 646 696 749
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 169 209 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 177 149
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,600 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%

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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +57 101 £50,000 +5.26% 6
East of England +26 19 £43,000 +9.55% 1
East Midlands +4 14 £43,500 -3.33%
Yorkshire +22 11 £37,500 -15.73% 1
North West -13 11 £41,250 +21.32% 1
South East +44 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -6 3 £40,000 -11.11%
North East - 3 £29,750 -
South West +20 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 327 (100.00%) Information Security
2 188 (57.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 150 (45.87%) CISSP
4 107 (32.72%) Finance
5 100 (30.58%) Firewall
5 100 (30.58%) Management Information System
6 93 (28.44%) CISM
7 79 (24.16%) Security Management
7 79 (24.16%) PCI DSS
8 75 (22.94%) Penetration Testing
9 71 (21.71%) CISA
10 69 (21.10%) Information Security Management
11 66 (20.18%) SIEM
12 59 (18.04%) Risk Assessment
13 58 (17.74%) Data Protection
14 55 (16.82%) ITIL
15 53 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
16 50 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
17 48 (14.68%) Security Architecture
17 48 (14.68%) Network Security
18 46 (14.07%) Risk Management
19 42 (12.84%) Windows
20 38 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
20 38 (11.62%) COBIT
21 33 (10.09%) Linux
21 33 (10.09%) Degree
22 32 (9.79%) Data Protection Act
22 32 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
22 32 (9.79%) Intrusion Detection
22 32 (9.79%) CEH

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 10 (3.06%) IIS
2 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.31%) Drupal
3 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.83%) assyst
2 4 (1.22%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.45%) IaaS
1 8 (2.45%) PaaS
2 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 100 (30.58%) Firewall
2 48 (14.68%) Network Security
3 32 (9.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (2.75%) Wireless
5 7 (2.14%) DNS
6 6 (1.83%) Internet
7 5 (1.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.22%) HTTP
9 2 (0.61%) VPN
10 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
General
1 107 (32.72%) Finance
2 24 (7.34%) Retail
3 20 (6.12%) Legal
4 19 (5.81%) Banking
5 9 (2.75%) Law
6 6 (1.83%) Games
7 5 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.31%) Marketing
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.92%) HTML
2 2 (0.61%) ELK Stack
2 2 (0.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.31%) .NET
3 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.31%) ODBC
3 1 (0.31%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.31%) REST
3 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 100 (30.58%) Management Information System
2 38 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (9.79%) Data Protection Act
4 16 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.45%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.45%) Fintech
6 7 (2.14%) Cybercrime
7 6 (1.83%) CESG
7 6 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.53%) BYOD
9 4 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.92%) Life Science
11 2 (0.61%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.61%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.61%) Physics
11 2 (0.61%) Xbox
12 1 (0.31%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.84%) Windows
2 33 (10.09%) Linux
3 12 (3.67%) Unix
4 9 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (100.00%) Information Security
2 79 (24.16%) Security Management
3 75 (22.94%) Penetration Testing
4 69 (21.10%) Information Security Management
5 66 (20.18%) SIEM
6 59 (18.04%) Risk Assessment
7 58 (17.74%) Data Protection
8 55 (16.82%) ITIL
9 53 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
10 50 (15.29%) Vulnerability Management
11 48 (14.68%) Security Architecture
12 46 (14.07%) Risk Management
13 30 (9.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 29 (8.87%) Security Operations
15 26 (7.95%) ISMS
16 25 (7.65%) Security Monitoring
17 22 (6.73%) Risk Analysis
18 21 (6.42%) E-Commerce
19 20 (6.12%) OWASP
20 18 (5.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.36%) Java
2 8 (2.45%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.45%) Scala
3 4 (1.22%) Korn
3 4 (1.22%) Python
4 3 (0.92%) C#
4 3 (0.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 150 (45.87%) CISSP
2 93 (28.44%) CISM
3 71 (21.71%) CISA
4 33 (10.09%) Degree
5 32 (9.79%) CEH
6 26 (7.95%) CRISC
6 26 (7.95%) GIAC
7 22 (6.73%) GSEC
7 22 (6.73%) SANS
8 13 (3.98%) CISMP
9 12 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.75%) IISP
11 8 (2.45%) ISACA
11 8 (2.45%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (1.83%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.53%) OSCP
13 5 (1.53%) SSCP
14 4 (1.22%) CCSP
15 2 (0.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (57.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (24.16%) PCI DSS
3 38 (11.62%) COBIT
4 32 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 11 (3.36%) GDPR
6 7 (2.14%) ISO22301
7 5 (1.53%) ISO27002
8 4 (1.22%) SLA
9 3 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.61%) FISMA
10 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.31%) ISO27005
System Software
1 12 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (7.65%) Nessus
2 11 (3.36%) SCCM
3 7 (2.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (1.22%) CSIRT
4 4 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.22%) WSUS
5 2 (0.61%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 2 (0.61%) Kibana
5 2 (0.61%) logstash
5 2 (0.61%) QRadar
5 2 (0.61%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (5.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.67%) Splunk
3 9 (2.75%) Cisco
4 8 (2.45%) Oracle
4 8 (2.45%) Qualys
5 6 (1.83%) AlienVault
5 6 (1.83%) Forcepoint
5 6 (1.83%) Intel Security
6 5 (1.53%) LogRhythm
7 3 (0.92%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.92%) Sourcefire
8 2 (0.61%) Google
8 2 (0.61%) SAP
8 2 (0.61%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.31%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.31%) Dell
9 1 (0.31%) FireEye
9 1 (0.31%) Symantec
9 1 (0.31%) Varonis
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