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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 716 755 766
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 181 176 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 153 152 175
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
88317 96662 103275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.36% 96.21% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 75019 81021 84081
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +33 80 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East +22 37 £50,000 +14.94%
West Midlands +6 23 £40,000 +110.52% 3
North West +26 17 £37,500 +25.00% 1
South West +10 12 £32,500 -10.34% 1
East of England +30 5 £39,000 -29.09% 2
North East - 4 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +7 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Information Security Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 397 (100.00%) Information Security
2 245 (61.71%) CISSP
3 201 (50.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 136 (34.26%) CISM
5 134 (33.75%) PCI DSS
6 123 (30.98%) CISA
7 106 (26.70%) Risk Management
8 94 (23.68%) Management Information System
9 90 (22.67%) Finance
10 85 (21.41%) Penetration Testing
11 84 (21.16%) Data Protection
12 82 (20.65%) SIEM
13 80 (20.15%) Degree
14 70 (17.63%) Vulnerability Management
15 66 (16.62%) Windows
16 58 (14.61%) COBIT
17 50 (12.59%) Cybersecurity
18 48 (12.09%) Linux
19 47 (11.84%) Data Protection Act
20 46 (11.59%) Nessus
20 46 (11.59%) ITIL
20 46 (11.59%) Security Operations
21 45 (11.34%) Incident Management
22 42 (10.58%) CRISC
23 41 (10.33%) Security Management
23 41 (10.33%) Banking
23 41 (10.33%) CEH
24 39 (9.82%) CISMP
25 38 (9.57%) OWASP
26 37 (9.32%) 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 8 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.51%) IIS
3 1 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.76%) MS Office
3 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.52%) assyst
2 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.56%) Firewall
1 30 (7.56%) Network Security
2 28 (7.05%) Internet
3 23 (5.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 22 (5.54%) HTTP
5 15 (3.78%) Intranet
6 12 (3.02%) Wireless
7 10 (2.52%) DMZ
8 8 (2.02%) LAN
8 8 (2.02%) WAN
9 6 (1.51%) SSL
9 6 (1.51%) VPN
10 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.76%) DNS
11 3 (0.76%) IPsec
12 2 (0.50%) Skype
12 2 (0.50%) SMTP
12 2 (0.50%) tcpdump
12 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.02%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.01%) AppScan
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 90 (22.67%) Finance
2 41 (10.33%) Banking
3 37 (9.32%) Legal
4 25 (6.30%) Retail
5 19 (4.79%) Games
6 5 (1.26%) Advertising
6 5 (1.26%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.01%) Law
8 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.26%) LAMP
2 1 (0.25%) .NET
2 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 94 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 47 (11.84%) Data Protection Act
3 37 (9.32%) Computer Science
4 24 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.78%) SWIFT
6 14 (3.53%) Cyberthreat
7 12 (3.02%) BYOD
7 12 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.51%) CESG
9 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.26%) SCADA
10 4 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.76%) FMCG
11 3 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.50%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.50%) Life Science
12 2 (0.50%) PKI
13 1 (0.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.62%) Windows
2 48 (12.09%) Linux
3 15 (3.78%) Unix
4 13 (3.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.26%) CentOS
6 4 (1.01%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.50%) Android
7 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.50%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (100.00%) Information Security
2 106 (26.70%) Risk Management
3 85 (21.41%) Penetration Testing
4 84 (21.16%) Data Protection
5 82 (20.65%) SIEM
6 70 (17.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 50 (12.59%) Cybersecurity
8 46 (11.59%) ITIL
8 46 (11.59%) Security Operations
9 45 (11.34%) Incident Management
10 41 (10.33%) Security Management
11 38 (9.57%) OWASP
12 37 (9.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 36 (9.07%) Information Security Management
13 36 (9.07%) IT Audit
14 32 (8.06%) Data Loss Prevention
14 32 (8.06%) ISMS
15 29 (7.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 28 (7.05%) Security Testing
17 27 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.27%) Python
2 4 (1.01%) Korn
2 4 (1.01%) SQL
3 3 (0.76%) C
4 2 (0.50%) Perl
5 1 (0.25%) C++
5 1 (0.25%) Java
5 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 245 (61.71%) CISSP
2 136 (34.26%) CISM
3 123 (30.98%) CISA
4 80 (20.15%) Degree
5 42 (10.58%) CRISC
6 41 (10.33%) CEH
7 39 (9.82%) CISMP
8 30 (7.56%) GIAC
9 19 (4.79%) SANS
10 18 (4.53%) OSCP
11 16 (4.03%) ISACA
12 15 (3.78%) GSEC
13 12 (3.02%) Security Cleared
14 11 (2.77%) SC Cleared
15 10 (2.52%) SSCP
16 7 (1.76%) GCIA
16 7 (1.76%) GCIH
16 7 (1.76%) GISF
17 5 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
17 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 201 (50.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 134 (33.75%) PCI DSS
3 58 (14.61%) COBIT
4 5 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.76%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.76%) QA
6 2 (0.50%) COSO
6 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.25%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.25%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 17 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.01%) BitLocker
3 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) Snort
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 46 (11.59%) Nessus
2 36 (9.07%) SCCM
3 16 (4.03%) RSA Archer
4 10 (2.52%) OpenVAS
5 8 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (1.76%) WSUS
7 4 (1.01%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.01%) HP Fortify
7 4 (1.01%) WebInspect
8 3 (0.76%) EnCase
8 3 (0.76%) Nmap
9 1 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 30 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.55%) Qualys
3 23 (5.79%) Intel Security
3 23 (5.79%) Splunk
4 19 (4.79%) Cyber-Ark
5 18 (4.53%) Palo Alto
6 13 (3.27%) Cisco
7 11 (2.77%) Remedy
8 10 (2.52%) Acunetix
8 10 (2.52%) Bomgar
8 10 (2.52%) Kaseya
9 7 (1.76%) Forcepoint
10 6 (1.51%) Symantec
11 4 (1.01%) AlienVault
11 4 (1.01%) HP
11 4 (1.01%) IBM
11 4 (1.01%) Juniper
11 4 (1.01%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.01%) Varonis
11 4 (1.01%) Veracode
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Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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