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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 549 596 585
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 63 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.066% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.070% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 17
Average salary £50,000 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.59%
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
38180 39749 40739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.82% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32210 32598 34627
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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
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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 +5 13 £57,500 +8.49% 1
Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Information Security
2 119 (68.00%) CISSP
3 65 (37.14%) Finance
4 61 (34.86%) Firewall
5 51 (29.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 51 (29.14%) PCI DSS
6 50 (28.57%) CISM
7 47 (26.86%) Degree
8 45 (25.71%) COBIT
9 39 (22.29%) Windows
10 36 (20.57%) Banking
11 34 (19.43%) Management Information System
12 32 (18.29%) Information Assurance
13 22 (12.57%) UNIX
14 21 (12.00%) ITIL
14 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
14 21 (12.00%) Risk Management
15 20 (11.43%) CISA
15 20 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (11.43%) Law
15 20 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
15 20 (11.43%) Linux
16 19 (10.86%) Network Security
17 18 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 17 (9.71%) E-Commerce
19 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
19 16 (9.14%) Cisco
19 16 (9.14%) Cyber Security
20 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (8.57%) Client/Server

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (34.86%) Firewall
2 19 (10.86%) Network Security
3 11 (6.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (5.71%) Internet
4 10 (5.71%) VPN
5 8 (4.57%) WAN
5 8 (4.57%) Intranet
6 6 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.43%) LAN
6 6 (3.43%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (2.29%) SMTP
9 3 (1.71%) DMZ
9 3 (1.71%) Wireless
10 2 (1.14%) IPsec
10 2 (1.14%) SSL
11 1 (0.57%) SAN
11 1 (0.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.14%) Big Data
2 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
General
1 65 (37.14%) Finance
2 36 (20.57%) Banking
3 20 (11.43%) Law
4 12 (6.86%) Legal
5 10 (5.71%) Publishing
5 10 (5.71%) Retail
6 8 (4.57%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.86%) Marketing
8 4 (2.29%) Back Office
9 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.57%) Local Government
10 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.57%) Games
10 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.43%) Management Information System
2 15 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.57%) SWIFT
4 5 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.29%) Blog
6 3 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.14%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.57%) Java Card
8 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.57%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.29%) Windows
2 22 (12.57%) UNIX
3 20 (11.43%) Linux
4 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (18.29%) Information Assurance
3 21 (12.00%) ITIL
3 21 (12.00%) Risk Management
4 20 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (9.71%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.14%) Cyber Security
7 14 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 14 (8.00%) SIEM
7 14 (8.00%) Business Continuity
8 13 (7.43%) Document Management
8 13 (7.43%) Incident Management
8 13 (7.43%) Workflow
9 11 (6.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.29%) ISMS
10 9 (5.14%) Security Management
10 9 (5.14%) Identity Management
11 8 (4.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.71%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) C
2 1 (0.57%) C++
2 1 (0.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 119 (68.00%) CISSP
2 50 (28.57%) CISM
3 47 (26.86%) Degree
4 20 (11.43%) CISA
5 11 (6.29%) MCP
6 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.71%) Security+ Certification
6 10 (5.71%) ISSAP
6 10 (5.71%) ISSMP
6 10 (5.71%) CISMP
7 9 (5.14%) CRISC
8 8 (4.57%) CEH
8 8 (4.57%) MCSA
9 7 (4.00%) SSCP
10 5 (2.86%) CCNA
10 5 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.71%) GSEC
12 2 (1.14%) GIAC
12 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (29.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 51 (29.14%) PCI DSS
2 45 (25.71%) COBIT
3 18 (10.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (1.71%) BS7799
6 2 (1.14%) EMIR
6 2 (1.14%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.14%) Basel II
6 2 (1.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.57%) QA
7 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Nessus
2 2 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.14%) Cisco
3 14 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (6.86%) VMware
5 7 (4.00%) McAfee
6 5 (2.86%) Qualys
7 4 (2.29%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (1.71%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.71%) Websense
8 3 (1.71%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.71%) HP
8 3 (1.71%) Juniper
9 2 (1.14%) NetApp
9 2 (1.14%) Dell
9 2 (1.14%) F5
9 2 (1.14%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.57%) Symantec
10 1 (0.57%) Remedy
10 1 (0.57%) Nokia
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
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