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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 513 579 615
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 114 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.11% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.12% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 102 43 19
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £59,000
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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +18 23 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Harrow - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Paddington - 1 - -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Information Security
2 99 (54.10%) CISSP
3 60 (32.79%) Firewall
4 59 (32.24%) CISM
5 53 (28.96%) Management Information System
5 53 (28.96%) Finance
5 53 (28.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (25.14%) Degree
7 37 (20.22%) Risk Management
7 37 (20.22%) Windows
7 37 (20.22%) TCP/IP
8 35 (19.13%) Banking
8 35 (19.13%) ISMS
9 33 (18.03%) Vulnerability Management
9 33 (18.03%) UNIX
9 33 (18.03%) Internet
10 32 (17.49%) Penetration Testing
10 32 (17.49%) Network Security
11 31 (16.94%) PCI DSS
12 30 (16.39%) Risk Assessment
13 28 (15.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 28 (15.30%) Intranet
14 27 (14.75%) Security Management
15 25 (13.66%) Law
16 24 (13.11%) Information Security Management
17 23 (12.57%) Intrusion Detection
18 22 (12.02%) Data Protection
19 21 (11.48%) GIAC
19 21 (11.48%) ITIL
20 17 (9.29%) Linux

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.01%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 60 (32.79%) Firewall
2 37 (20.22%) TCP/IP
3 33 (18.03%) Internet
4 32 (17.49%) Network Security
5 28 (15.30%) Intranet
6 23 (12.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (9.29%) LAN
7 17 (9.29%) WAN
8 11 (6.01%) VPN
9 10 (5.46%) Wireless
10 7 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.19%) LDAP
12 3 (1.64%) SAN
13 1 (0.55%) ATM
13 1 (0.55%) IPsec
13 1 (0.55%) Extranet
13 1 (0.55%) DNS
13 1 (0.55%) SSL
13 1 (0.55%) SMTP
13 1 (0.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.19%) Big Data
2 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
General
1 53 (28.96%) Finance
2 35 (19.13%) Banking
3 25 (13.66%) Law
4 12 (6.56%) Legal
5 7 (3.83%) Retail
6 6 (3.28%) Games
7 4 (2.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.55%) Java EE
2 1 (0.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (28.96%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.74%) SWIFT
3 9 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.09%) CESG
5 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.22%) Windows
2 33 (18.03%) UNIX
3 17 (9.29%) Linux
4 2 (1.09%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (100.00%) Information Security
2 37 (20.22%) Risk Management
3 35 (19.13%) ISMS
4 33 (18.03%) Vulnerability Management
5 32 (17.49%) Penetration Testing
6 30 (16.39%) Risk Assessment
7 28 (15.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 27 (14.75%) Security Management
9 24 (13.11%) Information Security Management
10 22 (12.02%) Data Protection
11 21 (11.48%) ITIL
12 16 (8.74%) Project Management
13 15 (8.20%) E-Commerce
14 14 (7.65%) Cyber Security
15 13 (7.10%) Change Control
16 12 (6.56%) Ethical Hacking
17 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (6.01%) Information Assurance
18 10 (5.46%) Investment Management
19 9 (4.92%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.55%) Python
2 1 (0.55%) Ruby
2 1 (0.55%) Java
2 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 99 (54.10%) CISSP
2 59 (32.24%) CISM
3 46 (25.14%) Degree
4 21 (11.48%) GIAC
5 17 (9.29%) CISMP
6 16 (8.74%) CISA
7 15 (8.20%) CEH
8 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (6.56%) MCSE
10 11 (6.01%) ISSAP
10 11 (6.01%) ISSMP
11 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.28%) CRISC
12 3 (1.64%) GCIA
12 3 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.64%) CCNA
12 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.64%) CNA
12 3 (1.64%) Novell Certification
13 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (28.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (16.94%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.37%) COBIT
4 6 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.73%) BS7799
6 3 (1.64%) SLA
7 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 4 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) Snort
3 1 (0.55%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 13 (7.10%) Nessus
2 5 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.19%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.09%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.20%) Cisco
3 12 (6.56%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.28%) Sourcefire
4 6 (3.28%) Splunk
5 5 (2.73%) Symantec
5 5 (2.73%) McAfee
6 4 (2.19%) Websense
6 4 (2.19%) Tripwire
6 4 (2.19%) TippingPoint
6 4 (2.19%) HP
7 2 (1.09%) Sun
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.55%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.55%) Sophos
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