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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 568 568 619
Rank change year-on-year
0 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 81 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.052% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.055% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 7
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 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 28 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 +3 23 £52,500 +50.00% 5
Paddington - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
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 28 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Information Security
2 73 (51.41%) CISSP
3 49 (34.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (27.46%) Finance
4 39 (27.46%) Management Information System
5 35 (24.65%) CISM
6 33 (23.24%) Firewall
7 28 (19.72%) Penetration Testing
8 27 (19.01%) PCI DSS
9 26 (18.31%) Degree
9 26 (18.31%) ITIL
10 25 (17.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 24 (16.90%) Network Security
12 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
13 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
13 22 (15.49%) Vulnerability Management
14 19 (13.38%) Windows
15 18 (12.68%) Risk Assessment
15 18 (12.68%) ISMS
16 17 (11.97%) Data Protection
16 17 (11.97%) Banking
17 16 (11.27%) Security Management
18 15 (10.56%) COBIT
19 14 (9.86%) Intrusion Detection
19 14 (9.86%) UNIX
19 14 (9.86%) CISA
19 14 (9.86%) Information Security Management
20 13 (9.15%) Linux
20 13 (9.15%) Law
21 12 (8.45%) GIAC

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.24%) Firewall
2 24 (16.90%) Network Security
3 22 (15.49%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (7.04%) LAN
5 10 (7.04%) WAN
6 9 (6.34%) Internet
7 6 (4.23%) Intranet
8 3 (2.11%) SAN
8 3 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.41%) VPN
9 2 (1.41%) Wireless
10 1 (0.70%) Extranet
10 1 (0.70%) LDAP
10 1 (0.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.41%) Big Data
1 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (27.46%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Banking
3 13 (9.15%) Law
4 9 (6.34%) Legal
5 7 (4.93%) Games
6 3 (2.11%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.11%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) Middleware
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
1 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.46%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.41%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Windows
2 14 (9.86%) UNIX
3 13 (9.15%) Linux
4 2 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (19.72%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (18.31%) ITIL
4 25 (17.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
6 22 (15.49%) Vulnerability Management
7 18 (12.68%) Risk Assessment
7 18 (12.68%) ISMS
8 17 (11.97%) Data Protection
9 16 (11.27%) Security Management
10 14 (9.86%) Information Security Management
11 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.75%) Project Management
12 9 (6.34%) Cyber Security
13 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.93%) Identity Management
14 7 (4.93%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (4.93%) Incident Management
14 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.11%) SQL
2 2 (1.41%) Perl
3 1 (0.70%) Python
3 1 (0.70%) Java
3 1 (0.70%) Ruby
3 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (51.41%) CISSP
2 35 (24.65%) CISM
3 26 (18.31%) Degree
4 14 (9.86%) CISA
5 12 (8.45%) GIAC
6 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.63%) CEH
8 6 (4.23%) ISSAP
8 6 (4.23%) ISSMP
9 5 (3.52%) MCSE
9 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.11%) MCSA
10 3 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (2.11%) CRISC
11 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.70%) CCNA
12 1 (0.70%) MCITP
12 1 (0.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (34.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (19.01%) PCI DSS
3 15 (10.56%) COBIT
4 6 (4.23%) COSO
5 5 (3.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.70%) BS7799
7 1 (0.70%) SLA
7 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Snort
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 8 (5.63%) Nessus
2 2 (1.41%) OSSEC
2 2 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.70%) WSUS
3 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.63%) Cisco
3 7 (4.93%) CheckPoint
4 6 (4.23%) Splunk
4 6 (4.23%) Sourcefire
5 4 (2.82%) Symantec
5 4 (2.82%) McAfee
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle
7 2 (1.41%) Websense
8 1 (0.70%) Sophos
8 1 (0.70%) HP
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
8 1 (0.70%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.70%) Tripwire
8 1 (0.70%) Rapid7
8 1 (0.70%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (0.70%) Varonis
8 1 (0.70%) TippingPoint
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits and Excellent Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £539.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago