The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 682 731 807
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +76
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 189 98 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.096% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.10% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 172 71 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £32,875
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +21.67%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +25 86 £55,000 - 9
South East -6 41 £43,500 +8.75% 1
East of England - 26 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands -13 11 £32,500 -33.33%
North West 0 10 £35,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £36,500 +7.35%
South West -15 2 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Yorkshire -34 2 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Information Security Analyst
UK

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 332 (100.00%) Information Security
2 124 (37.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 121 (36.45%) CISSP
4 111 (33.43%) Finance
5 95 (28.61%) Firewall
6 92 (27.71%) Penetration Testing
7 79 (23.80%) Management Information System
8 72 (21.69%) PCI DSS
9 70 (21.08%) Degree
10 69 (20.78%) Microsoft
11 62 (18.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 61 (18.37%) E-Commerce
13 60 (18.07%) Windows
14 59 (17.77%) UNIX
15 56 (16.87%) CISM
16 47 (14.16%) ITIL
17 45 (13.55%) Network Security
18 42 (12.65%) Linux
18 42 (12.65%) Risk Management
19 37 (11.14%) ISMS
20 36 (10.84%) WAN
21 35 (10.54%) LAN
21 35 (10.54%) Legal
22 33 (9.94%) Intrusion Detection
23 32 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
23 32 (9.64%) Security Management
23 32 (9.64%) Change Management
24 31 (9.34%) Data Protection
25 30 (9.04%) Qualys
25 30 (9.04%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.81%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 95 (28.61%) Firewall
2 45 (13.55%) Network Security
3 36 (10.84%) WAN
4 35 (10.54%) LAN
5 33 (9.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 28 (8.43%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.22%) Internet
8 8 (2.41%) Intranet
9 4 (1.20%) Wireless
10 3 (0.90%) SAN
10 3 (0.90%) VPN
10 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.60%) NGN
11 2 (0.60%) DNS
12 1 (0.30%) MPLS
12 1 (0.30%) Extranet
12 1 (0.30%) DMZ
12 1 (0.30%) DHCP
12 1 (0.30%) LDAP
12 1 (0.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.60%) Big Data
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
General
1 111 (33.43%) Finance
2 35 (10.54%) Legal
3 20 (6.02%) Banking
4 14 (4.22%) Law
5 8 (2.41%) Retail
6 7 (2.11%) Games
7 6 (1.81%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.12%) Web Services
2 9 (2.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (23.80%) Management Information System
2 12 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.51%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.20%) NHS
5 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (0.60%) CESG
6 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.07%) Windows
2 59 (17.77%) UNIX
3 42 (12.65%) Linux
4 2 (0.60%) Solaris
5 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.30%) AIX
5 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.30%) Android
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (100.00%) Information Security
2 92 (27.71%) Penetration Testing
3 62 (18.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 61 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 47 (14.16%) ITIL
6 42 (12.65%) Risk Management
7 37 (11.14%) ISMS
8 32 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
8 32 (9.64%) Security Management
8 32 (9.64%) Change Management
9 31 (9.34%) Data Protection
10 26 (7.83%) Information Security Management
10 26 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (6.63%) Risk Analysis
12 20 (6.02%) Network Architecture
12 20 (6.02%) Project Management
13 19 (5.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (5.42%) Security Testing
15 17 (5.12%) SIEM
16 16 (4.82%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.41%) SQL
2 3 (0.90%) C
2 3 (0.90%) C#
2 3 (0.90%) Java
2 3 (0.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.60%) Python
3 2 (0.60%) Perl
4 1 (0.30%) C++
4 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (36.45%) CISSP
2 70 (21.08%) Degree
3 56 (16.87%) CISM
4 27 (8.13%) CISA
5 16 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (4.52%) GIAC
7 14 (4.22%) SSCP
8 13 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (3.92%) CCNA
9 12 (3.61%) CCSA
10 11 (3.31%) CEH
10 11 (3.31%) CRISC
11 10 (3.01%) Security Cleared
12 9 (2.71%) ISSAP
12 9 (2.71%) ISSMP
13 8 (2.41%) Security+ Certification
14 7 (2.11%) MCSE
15 6 (1.81%) CGEIT
15 6 (1.81%) EnCE
16 5 (1.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (37.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 72 (21.69%) PCI DSS
3 28 (8.43%) COBIT
4 9 (2.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.11%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.51%) COSO
7 2 (0.60%) SLA
8 1 (0.30%) BS7799
8 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) Snort
3 1 (0.30%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 10 (3.01%) Nessus
2 2 (0.60%) OSSEC
2 2 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.30%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.04%) Qualys
2 30 (9.04%) Cisco
3 26 (7.83%) CheckPoint
4 18 (5.42%) Symantec
5 17 (5.12%) McAfee
6 6 (1.81%) Splunk
6 6 (1.81%) Sourcefire
7 4 (1.20%) Oracle
8 2 (0.60%) Apple
8 2 (0.60%) Websense
9 1 (0.30%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.30%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.30%) Sophos
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.30%) HP
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.30%) AlgoSec
9 1 (0.30%) Cyber-Ark
Liverpool, Merseyside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000 Package + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Excellent Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £539.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Reigate
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £36500.00 per annum + car plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago