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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 748 762 791
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 135 142 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 115 123 52
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
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
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 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 1 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 +39 71 £52,500 +5.00% 8
South East -9 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
North West - 15 £57,500 -
East of England +9 9 £54,000 +35.00%
Yorkshire +1 7 £41,500 +38.33% 2
South West -2 6 £43,750 +31.57% 2
East Midlands +2 2 £45,000 +23.28%
West Midlands -16 2 £43,750 +88.17%
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 294 (99.66%) Information Security
2 178 (60.34%) CISSP
3 114 (38.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (31.86%) Firewall
5 90 (30.51%) Finance
6 85 (28.81%) PCI DSS
7 63 (21.36%) CISM
8 61 (20.68%) ITIL
8 61 (20.68%) COBIT
9 56 (18.98%) CISA
10 55 (18.64%) Degree
11 49 (16.61%) Management Information System
12 48 (16.27%) Security Management
13 47 (15.93%) Network Security
14 42 (14.24%) Windows
15 37 (12.54%) Risk Management
16 35 (11.86%) CRISC
16 35 (11.86%) Cyber Security
17 34 (11.53%) Risk Assessment
17 34 (11.53%) Microsoft
18 33 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (11.19%) Banking
19 32 (10.85%) CEH
20 30 (10.17%) SIEM
21 29 (9.83%) Information Security Management
22 27 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
22 27 (9.15%) Information Assurance
22 27 (9.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 26 (8.81%) Legal
23 26 (8.81%) Active Directory

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.68%) IIS
2 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.68%) MS Project
3 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (31.86%) Firewall
2 47 (15.93%) Network Security
3 17 (5.76%) LAN
3 17 (5.76%) WAN
3 17 (5.76%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.42%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (3.05%) Internet
6 6 (2.03%) VPN
6 6 (2.03%) SAN
7 5 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (1.36%) Wireless
9 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.68%) SSL
10 2 (0.68%) SMTP
10 2 (0.68%) Intranet
10 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.68%) Wireless Security
11 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.34%) IPsec
11 1 (0.34%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
General
1 90 (30.51%) Finance
2 33 (11.19%) Banking
3 26 (8.81%) Legal
4 19 (6.44%) Law
5 10 (3.39%) Publishing
5 10 (3.39%) Retail
6 9 (3.05%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.69%) Marketing
8 5 (1.69%) Back Office
9 4 (1.36%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.68%) Advertising
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.02%) Middleware
2 2 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.61%) Management Information System
2 33 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.42%) Client/Server
4 14 (4.75%) PKI
5 9 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.71%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.03%) Life Science
8 4 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.36%) Blog
8 4 (1.36%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.02%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.68%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.68%) Open Source
10 2 (0.68%) CMDB
11 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.34%) Java Card
11 1 (0.34%) BYOD
11 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.24%) Windows
2 20 (6.78%) Linux
3 13 (4.41%) UNIX
4 5 (1.69%) Windows XP
4 5 (1.69%) Solaris
5 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (99.66%) Information Security
2 61 (20.68%) ITIL
3 48 (16.27%) Security Management
4 37 (12.54%) Risk Management
5 35 (11.86%) Cyber Security
6 34 (11.53%) Risk Assessment
7 30 (10.17%) SIEM
8 29 (9.83%) Information Security Management
9 27 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (9.15%) Information Assurance
9 27 (9.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 25 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
11 24 (8.14%) ISMS
11 24 (8.14%) Vulnerability Management
12 23 (7.80%) Business Continuity
12 23 (7.80%) E-Commerce
13 22 (7.46%) Data Protection
14 20 (6.78%) Incident Management
15 19 (6.44%) Identity Management
16 17 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.02%) SQL
2 2 (0.68%) C
3 1 (0.34%) C++
3 1 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 178 (60.34%) CISSP
2 63 (21.36%) CISM
3 56 (18.98%) CISA
4 55 (18.64%) Degree
5 35 (11.86%) CRISC
6 32 (10.85%) CEH
7 24 (8.14%) GIAC
8 17 (5.76%) SSCP
9 16 (5.42%) Security+ Certification
10 12 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.73%) MCP
12 10 (3.39%) GSEC
13 9 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (2.71%) MCSA
15 7 (2.37%) Security Cleared
16 6 (2.03%) CCNA
16 6 (2.03%) ISSAP
16 6 (2.03%) ISSMP
16 6 (2.03%) CISMP
17 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (38.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (28.81%) PCI DSS
3 61 (20.68%) COBIT
4 18 (6.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (3.05%) SLA
6 8 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (1.02%) QA
8 2 (0.68%) Basel II
8 2 (0.68%) BS7799
8 2 (0.68%) EMIR
8 2 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.68%) MiFID
9 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.34%) COSO
9 1 (0.34%) FISMA
System Software
1 26 (8.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.44%) Cisco
3 14 (4.75%) VMware
3 14 (4.75%) McAfee
3 14 (4.75%) CheckPoint
4 6 (2.03%) Qualys
5 5 (1.69%) ArcSight
5 5 (1.69%) Websense
6 4 (1.36%) Symantec
6 4 (1.36%) Juniper
6 4 (1.36%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (1.36%) Tripwire
6 4 (1.36%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.02%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.68%) NetApp
8 2 (0.68%) HP
8 2 (0.68%) Dell
8 2 (0.68%) Twitter
8 2 (0.68%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.34%) Blue Coat
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago