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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 674 799 789
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 224 121 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 206 103 139
Median salary £51,000 £52,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
88902 96228 105919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.52% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 75555 79766 87460
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +60 128 £57,500 +9.52% 17
South East +52 47 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Yorkshire +7 14 £51,000 +22.89% 3
North West +12 8 £41,250 -28.26%
South West +12 6 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands - 6 £41,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £37,500 -
East of England +28 5 £55,000 +0.91%
North East - 4 £27,500 -
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 468 (100.00%) Information Security
2 285 (60.90%) CISSP
3 249 (53.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 156 (33.33%) CISM
5 143 (30.56%) Finance
6 124 (26.50%) PCI DSS
7 113 (24.15%) Risk Management
8 108 (23.08%) CISA
9 102 (21.79%) Management Information System
10 96 (20.51%) Degree
10 96 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
11 88 (18.80%) Data Protection
12 87 (18.59%) Vulnerability Management
13 74 (15.81%) Windows
14 68 (14.53%) SIEM
14 68 (14.53%) Internet
15 66 (14.10%) Firewall
16 64 (13.68%) IT Audit
17 61 (13.03%) Security Operations
18 60 (12.82%) ITIL
19 59 (12.61%) Banking
20 58 (12.39%) COBIT
21 56 (11.97%) Security Management
21 56 (11.97%) Cybersecurity
22 53 (11.32%) CISMP
22 53 (11.32%) ISMS
23 52 (11.11%) Information Security Management
24 49 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
25 48 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
26 46 (9.83%) Computer Science

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 7 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.53%) Internet
2 66 (14.10%) Firewall
3 41 (8.76%) Intranet
4 33 (7.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 24 (5.13%) LAN
5 24 (5.13%) WAN
6 19 (4.06%) Network Security
7 18 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 17 (3.63%) HTTP
9 15 (3.21%) VPN
9 15 (3.21%) Wireless
10 6 (1.28%) DMZ
11 3 (0.64%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.43%) DNS
12 2 (0.43%) SMTP
12 2 (0.43%) tcpdump
13 1 (0.21%) IPsec
13 1 (0.21%) SSL
13 1 (0.21%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.21%) Big Data
1 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.85%) AppScan
2 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 143 (30.56%) Finance
2 59 (12.61%) Banking
3 37 (7.91%) Legal
4 22 (4.70%) Law
4 22 (4.70%) Retail
5 13 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.14%) Advertising
8 5 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.43%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 102 (21.79%) Management Information System
2 49 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (9.83%) Computer Science
4 37 (7.91%) SWIFT
5 31 (6.62%) Cyberthreat
6 25 (5.34%) Data Protection Act
7 24 (5.13%) CESG
8 17 (3.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (2.56%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.92%) BYOD
10 9 (1.92%) Life Science
11 7 (1.50%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.85%) SCADA
13 3 (0.64%) AS400
13 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.64%) FMCG
13 3 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
13 3 (0.64%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.81%) Windows
2 34 (7.26%) Linux
3 31 (6.62%) Unix
4 14 (2.99%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.56%) Solaris
6 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Android
8 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (100.00%) Information Security
2 113 (24.15%) Risk Management
3 96 (20.51%) Penetration Testing
4 88 (18.80%) Data Protection
5 87 (18.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 68 (14.53%) SIEM
7 64 (13.68%) IT Audit
8 61 (13.03%) Security Operations
9 60 (12.82%) ITIL
10 56 (11.97%) Cybersecurity
10 56 (11.97%) Security Management
11 53 (11.32%) ISMS
12 52 (11.11%) Information Security Management
13 48 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
14 43 (9.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 40 (8.55%) Security Testing
16 35 (7.48%) Incident Management
17 30 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (6.20%) SDLC
19 28 (5.98%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.42%) SQL
2 4 (0.85%) C
2 4 (0.85%) Python
3 2 (0.43%) Perl
4 1 (0.21%) C++
4 1 (0.21%) Java
4 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 285 (60.90%) CISSP
2 156 (33.33%) CISM
3 108 (23.08%) CISA
4 96 (20.51%) Degree
5 53 (11.32%) CISMP
6 42 (8.97%) CEH
7 41 (8.76%) CRISC
8 36 (7.69%) GIAC
9 22 (4.70%) SANS
10 18 (3.85%) GCIH
11 16 (3.42%) SSCP
12 14 (2.99%) GCIA
13 13 (2.78%) OSCP
14 10 (2.14%) GISF
15 9 (1.92%) Security Cleared
16 8 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (1.50%) ISSAP
18 5 (1.07%) ISACA
19 3 (0.64%) ECSA
19 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (53.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 124 (26.50%) PCI DSS
3 58 (12.39%) COBIT
4 15 (3.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.56%) QA
6 9 (1.92%) ISO27002
7 5 (1.07%) COSO
8 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.85%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 33 (7.05%) Nessus
2 15 (3.21%) SCCM
3 13 (2.78%) RSA Archer
4 6 (1.28%) OpenVAS
5 5 (1.07%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.85%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.85%) WebInspect
7 3 (0.64%) EnCase
7 3 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.43%) Nmap
9 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.41%) Qualys
3 28 (5.98%) Remedy
4 17 (3.63%) Cisco
5 15 (3.21%) VMware
6 14 (2.99%) Cyber-Ark
7 13 (2.78%) Splunk
8 12 (2.56%) Intel Security
8 12 (2.56%) Palo Alto
9 10 (2.14%) Symantec
10 9 (1.92%) Forcepoint
11 8 (1.71%) Acunetix
12 7 (1.50%) IBM
13 6 (1.28%) Bomgar
13 6 (1.28%) Kaseya
14 5 (1.07%) HP
15 4 (0.85%) Veracode
16 3 (0.64%) Citrix
16 3 (0.64%) Juniper
17 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
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