The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 572 575 608
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 69 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.066% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.070% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 64 26 6
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Information Security Analyst
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(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 +10 22 £53,750 +38.70% 3
Hayes - 1 £67,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £43,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Information Security
2 65 (54.17%) CISSP
3 43 (35.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (28.33%) Management Information System
5 32 (26.67%) Finance
6 29 (24.17%) CISM
7 28 (23.33%) Firewall
8 24 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 23 (19.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (17.50%) Degree
10 21 (17.50%) Network Security
10 21 (17.50%) PCI DSS
10 21 (17.50%) Risk Management
10 21 (17.50%) ITIL
10 21 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (14.17%) TCP/IP
12 16 (13.33%) Windows
13 14 (11.67%) CISA
14 13 (10.83%) ISMS
14 13 (10.83%) Data Protection
14 13 (10.83%) COBIT
15 12 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
15 12 (10.00%) Security Management
15 12 (10.00%) Linux
16 11 (9.17%) UNIX
16 11 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (9.17%) Banking
17 10 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
17 10 (8.33%) Project Management
18 9 (7.50%) Law

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.33%) Firewall
2 21 (17.50%) Network Security
3 17 (14.17%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (7.50%) LAN
5 9 (7.50%) WAN
6 6 (5.00%) Internet
7 3 (2.50%) Intranet
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.83%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) ATM
8 1 (0.83%) Extranet
8 1 (0.83%) VPN
8 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.67%) Big Data
General
1 32 (26.67%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Law
4 7 (5.83%) Legal
4 7 (5.83%) Games
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.83%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.67%) CESG
3 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.33%) Windows
2 12 (10.00%) Linux
3 11 (9.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) Information Security
2 24 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 23 (19.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (17.50%) Risk Management
4 21 (17.50%) ITIL
4 21 (17.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (10.83%) ISMS
5 13 (10.83%) Data Protection
6 12 (10.00%) Security Management
7 11 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (8.33%) Project Management
9 9 (7.50%) Information Security Management
10 8 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.83%) Identity Management
11 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.00%) Change Management
12 6 (5.00%) Security Architecture
12 6 (5.00%) Incident Management
12 6 (5.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.67%) Perl
3 1 (0.83%) Java
3 1 (0.83%) Python
3 1 (0.83%) Ruby
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (54.17%) CISSP
2 29 (24.17%) CISM
3 21 (17.50%) Degree
4 14 (11.67%) CISA
5 9 (7.50%) GIAC
6 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.17%) CEH
7 5 (4.17%) ISSAP
7 5 (4.17%) ISSMP
7 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (2.50%) MCSA
9 2 (1.67%) MCSE
9 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) CRISC
10 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.83%) CCNA
10 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.83%) CCSE
10 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (35.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (17.50%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.83%) COBIT
4 6 (5.00%) COSO
5 4 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (2.50%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Snort
2 1 (0.83%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Nessus
2 2 (1.67%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.00%) Sourcefire
2 6 (5.00%) Splunk
2 6 (5.00%) Cisco
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle
3 3 (2.50%) Symantec
3 3 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (0.83%) Sophos
4 1 (0.83%) Websense
4 1 (0.83%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) LANDesk
4 1 (0.83%) Rapid7
4 1 (0.83%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (0.83%) Varonis
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