The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 555 585 593
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 72 74 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.15% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.16% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 63 66 26
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Information Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41022 46576 41642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34784 39186 35045
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the London region.

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in London

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
(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
City of London +39 13 £58,500 +6.36% 4
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Information Security
2 63 (47.37%) CISSP
3 57 (42.86%) Finance
4 51 (38.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 41 (30.83%) Firewall
6 37 (27.82%) CISM
7 28 (21.05%) CISA
8 27 (20.30%) ITIL
8 27 (20.30%) Windows
9 25 (18.80%) Cyber Security
10 24 (18.05%) Banking
11 23 (17.29%) Data Protection
12 22 (16.54%) Risk Assessment
13 21 (15.79%) Degree
14 19 (14.29%) CRISC
14 19 (14.29%) Identity Management
14 19 (14.29%) Management Information System
15 18 (13.53%) Penetration Testing
16 17 (12.78%) Network Security
16 17 (12.78%) ISMS
17 16 (12.03%) Law
18 15 (11.28%) Legal
18 15 (11.28%) Linux
18 15 (11.28%) PCI DSS
18 15 (11.28%) COBIT
18 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 14 (10.53%) Incident Management
20 13 (9.77%) Security Management
20 13 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (3.01%) IIS
2 1 (0.75%) JBoss
2 1 (0.75%) Apache
2 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (30.83%) Firewall
2 17 (12.78%) Network Security
3 8 (6.02%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (4.51%) LAN
4 6 (4.51%) WAN
4 6 (4.51%) SAN
5 5 (3.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.01%) Internet
6 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.50%) VPN
7 2 (1.50%) Intranet
7 2 (1.50%) Wireless
7 2 (1.50%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.75%) Extranet
8 1 (0.75%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
General
1 57 (42.86%) Finance
2 24 (18.05%) Banking
3 16 (12.03%) Law
4 15 (11.28%) Legal
5 6 (4.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.26%) Middleware
2 2 (1.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.75%) HTML
3 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.75%) Java EE
3 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.02%) Blog
4 7 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.51%) Cryptography
6 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.01%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.01%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.50%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.50%) BYOD
8 2 (1.50%) PKI
8 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.75%) NHS
9 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.75%) CESG
9 1 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.75%) Java Card
9 1 (0.75%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.30%) Windows
2 15 (11.28%) Linux
3 11 (8.27%) UNIX
4 3 (2.26%) Solaris
5 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (20.30%) ITIL
3 25 (18.80%) Cyber Security
4 23 (17.29%) Data Protection
5 22 (16.54%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 18 (13.53%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (12.78%) ISMS
9 14 (10.53%) Incident Management
10 13 (9.77%) Security Management
10 13 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (9.77%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (9.02%) Information Security Management
12 10 (7.52%) Data Governance
13 9 (6.77%) Data Security
13 9 (6.77%) Project Management
13 9 (6.77%) Business Continuity
14 8 (6.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 7 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (5.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.76%) SQL
2 3 (2.26%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.75%) C
3 1 (0.75%) C#
3 1 (0.75%) C++
3 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 63 (47.37%) CISSP
2 37 (27.82%) CISM
3 28 (21.05%) CISA
4 21 (15.79%) Degree
5 19 (14.29%) CRISC
6 10 (7.52%) SSCP
7 7 (5.26%) CEH
7 7 (5.26%) GSEC
8 6 (4.51%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (2.26%) ISSAP
9 3 (2.26%) ISSMP
9 3 (2.26%) CCNA
9 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.26%) GCIA
10 2 (1.50%) GCED
10 2 (1.50%) GCIH
10 2 (1.50%) GCWN
10 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (38.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (11.28%) COBIT
2 15 (11.28%) PCI DSS
3 14 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.50%) Basel II
4 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.50%) MiFID
4 2 (1.50%) EMIR
4 2 (1.50%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.50%) BS7799
5 1 (0.75%) QA
5 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Cisco
3 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.26%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.50%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (1.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (1.50%) Qualys
4 2 (1.50%) VMware
4 2 (1.50%) Juniper
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle
5 1 (0.75%) AppSense
5 1 (0.75%) Websense
5 1 (0.75%) Gemalto
5 1 (0.75%) Splunk
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus, attractive pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £57,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago