The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 551 557 553
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 79 91 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 96
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
37419 42215 44459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.58% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32505 35940 37043
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London +51 10 £67,500 +12.50%
Bromley - 3 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
Information Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 206 (100.00%) Information Security
2 118 (57.28%) CISSP
3 94 (45.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 76 (36.89%) CISM
5 58 (28.16%) CISA
6 52 (25.24%) Finance
7 48 (23.30%) Data Protection
7 48 (23.30%) SIEM
8 46 (22.33%) Risk Management
9 44 (21.36%) Management Information System
9 44 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
10 42 (20.39%) PCI DSS
11 39 (18.93%) Vulnerability Management
11 39 (18.93%) Windows
12 38 (18.45%) Banking
12 38 (18.45%) Penetration Testing
13 35 (16.99%) Degree
14 33 (16.02%) CISMP
15 30 (14.56%) Data Protection Act
15 30 (14.56%) OWASP
16 29 (14.08%) Nessus
16 29 (14.08%) Security Operations
17 25 (12.14%) GIAC
17 25 (12.14%) Linux
17 25 (12.14%) Internet
18 24 (11.65%) Incident Management
19 23 (11.17%) ITIL
20 22 (10.68%) Intel Security
20 22 (10.68%) Splunk
20 22 (10.68%) IT Audit

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (2.91%) IIS
2 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.34%) assyst
2 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.14%) Internet
2 15 (7.28%) HTTP
2 15 (7.28%) Intranet
3 10 (4.85%) DMZ
3 10 (4.85%) Firewall
4 8 (3.88%) Wireless
5 7 (3.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (3.40%) Network Security
6 4 (1.94%) LAN
6 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.94%) WAN
7 3 (1.46%) DNS
7 3 (1.46%) VPN
8 2 (0.97%) Skype
8 2 (0.97%) SMTP
8 2 (0.97%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.97%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.49%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) AppScan
2 1 (0.49%) Metasploit
General
1 52 (25.24%) Finance
2 38 (18.45%) Banking
3 16 (7.77%) Retail
4 15 (7.28%) Legal
5 11 (5.34%) Games
6 5 (2.43%) Advertising
6 5 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.49%) Classic ASP
1 1 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.36%) Management Information System
2 30 (14.56%) Data Protection Act
3 15 (7.28%) SWIFT
4 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.34%) BYOD
5 9 (4.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (3.88%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.91%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.49%) CESG
11 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.93%) Windows
2 25 (12.14%) Linux
3 15 (7.28%) Unix
4 7 (3.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) Information Security
2 48 (23.30%) Data Protection
2 48 (23.30%) SIEM
3 46 (22.33%) Risk Management
4 44 (21.36%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (18.93%) Vulnerability Management
6 38 (18.45%) Penetration Testing
7 30 (14.56%) OWASP
8 29 (14.08%) Security Operations
9 24 (11.65%) Incident Management
10 23 (11.17%) ITIL
11 22 (10.68%) IT Audit
12 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (8.74%) Security Testing
13 18 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 17 (8.25%) Information Governance
14 17 (8.25%) SDLC
14 17 (8.25%) Security Management
15 16 (7.77%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.40%) Python
2 4 (1.94%) Korn
3 3 (1.46%) SQL
4 2 (0.97%) C
4 2 (0.97%) Perl
5 1 (0.49%) C++
5 1 (0.49%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (57.28%) CISSP
2 76 (36.89%) CISM
3 58 (28.16%) CISA
4 35 (16.99%) Degree
5 33 (16.02%) CISMP
6 25 (12.14%) GIAC
7 17 (8.25%) CEH
8 14 (6.80%) CRISC
9 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
9 8 (3.88%) Security Cleared
10 7 (3.40%) GCIA
10 7 (3.40%) GCIH
10 7 (3.40%) OSCP
10 7 (3.40%) SANS
11 6 (2.91%) GSEC
12 5 (2.43%) IISP
12 5 (2.43%) ISACA
13 2 (0.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (45.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (20.39%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.91%) COBIT
4 4 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.46%) QA
6 2 (0.97%) COSO
7 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.49%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.49%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 9 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.97%) Snort
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (14.08%) Nessus
2 20 (9.71%) SCCM
3 10 (4.85%) OpenVAS
4 8 (3.88%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.91%) WSUS
6 4 (1.94%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.46%) EnCase
8 2 (0.97%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.97%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.49%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (10.68%) Intel Security
1 22 (10.68%) Splunk
2 20 (9.71%) Qualys
3 19 (9.22%) Cyber-Ark
4 18 (8.74%) Palo Alto
5 17 (8.25%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.34%) Remedy
7 10 (4.85%) Acunetix
7 10 (4.85%) Bomgar
7 10 (4.85%) Kaseya
8 7 (3.40%) Forcepoint
9 6 (2.91%) Symantec
10 5 (2.43%) Cisco
11 4 (1.94%) AlienVault
11 4 (1.94%) Juniper
11 4 (1.94%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.94%) Varonis
12 2 (0.97%) HP
12 2 (0.97%) IBM
12 2 (0.97%) Veracode
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