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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 523 569 606
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 108 52 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 94 45 21
Average salary £44,500 £57,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.60% +39.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
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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 +53 58 £42,500 -12.37% 2
Croydon - 4 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £21,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Information Security
2 149 (68.04%) CISSP
3 87 (39.73%) Firewall
4 67 (30.59%) Finance
5 65 (29.68%) Degree
6 63 (28.77%) CISM
7 60 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 60 (27.40%) PCI DSS
8 54 (24.66%) Management Information System
9 45 (20.55%) Windows
10 43 (19.63%) Banking
11 42 (19.18%) COBIT
12 41 (18.72%) Information Assurance
13 36 (16.44%) UNIX
13 36 (16.44%) Risk Management
14 33 (15.07%) Microsoft
15 31 (14.16%) ISMS
16 30 (13.70%) Internet
17 29 (13.24%) TCP/IP
17 29 (13.24%) Law
18 28 (12.79%) ITIL
18 28 (12.79%) Intranet
18 28 (12.79%) Security Management
18 28 (12.79%) Network Security
19 26 (11.87%) Risk Assessment
20 25 (11.42%) Penetration Testing
20 25 (11.42%) Data Protection
21 23 (10.50%) Information Security Management
22 21 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
22 21 (9.59%) CISA

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.46%) IIS
1 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.02%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (39.73%) Firewall
2 30 (13.70%) Internet
3 29 (13.24%) TCP/IP
4 28 (12.79%) Intranet
4 28 (12.79%) Network Security
5 21 (9.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (6.85%) VPN
7 13 (5.94%) WAN
8 11 (5.02%) LAN
9 10 (4.57%) Wireless
10 9 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.28%) SMTP
12 4 (1.83%) LDAP
13 3 (1.37%) SSL
13 3 (1.37%) IPsec
14 2 (0.91%) SAN
14 2 (0.91%) DMZ
15 1 (0.46%) DNS
15 1 (0.46%) HTTP
15 1 (0.46%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.91%) Big Data
2 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
General
1 67 (30.59%) Finance
2 43 (19.63%) Banking
3 29 (13.24%) Law
4 13 (5.94%) Legal
5 11 (5.02%) Retail
6 8 (3.65%) Publishing
7 5 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.28%) Marketing
8 4 (1.83%) Back Office
9 3 (1.37%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.91%) Advertising
10 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.91%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.46%) Java EE
2 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.66%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.31%) SWIFT
3 13 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.94%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.55%) Windows
2 36 (16.44%) UNIX
3 18 (8.22%) Linux
4 4 (1.83%) Solaris
5 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (100.00%) Information Security
2 41 (18.72%) Information Assurance
3 36 (16.44%) Risk Management
4 31 (14.16%) ISMS
5 28 (12.79%) Security Management
5 28 (12.79%) ITIL
6 26 (11.87%) Risk Assessment
7 25 (11.42%) Penetration Testing
7 25 (11.42%) Data Protection
8 23 (10.50%) Information Security Management
9 21 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (9.13%) E-Commerce
10 20 (9.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 19 (8.68%) Cyber Security
12 18 (8.22%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (7.76%) SIEM
14 16 (7.31%) Business Continuity
15 14 (6.39%) Change Control
16 13 (5.94%) Workflow
16 13 (5.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.83%) SQL
2 1 (0.46%) Python
2 1 (0.46%) Ruby
2 1 (0.46%) Java
2 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 149 (68.04%) CISSP
2 65 (29.68%) Degree
3 63 (28.77%) CISM
4 21 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (9.59%) CISA
5 18 (8.22%) CISMP
6 16 (7.31%) GIAC
6 16 (7.31%) CEH
7 13 (5.94%) ISSAP
7 13 (5.94%) ISSMP
8 12 (5.48%) MCSE
9 11 (5.02%) MCP
10 10 (4.57%) Security+ Certification
10 10 (4.57%) CRISC
11 8 (3.65%) MCSA
12 4 (1.83%) CCNA
12 4 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.83%) SSCP
13 3 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.37%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 60 (27.40%) PCI DSS
2 42 (19.18%) COBIT
3 15 (6.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.28%) BS7799
5 3 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.91%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (5.02%) Nessus
2 4 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.83%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.46%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 33 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.68%) Cisco
3 18 (8.22%) CheckPoint
4 12 (5.48%) VMware
5 10 (4.57%) McAfee
6 6 (2.74%) Websense
7 5 (2.28%) HP
8 4 (1.83%) Symantec
8 4 (1.83%) Qualys
8 4 (1.83%) TippingPoint
8 4 (1.83%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.37%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (1.37%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.91%) NetApp
10 2 (0.91%) Sun
10 2 (0.91%) F5
11 1 (0.46%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.46%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle
11 1 (0.46%) Nokia
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Romford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Certification Europe
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bens + Training and Development and Career Pro
Posted: 27 days ago