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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 517 554 631
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +77
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 122 87 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.21% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 115 75 33
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +44 27 £47,500 +6.74% 3
Harrow - 2 - -
Grays - 1 £22,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 193 (100.00%) Information Security
2 109 (56.48%) CISSP
3 89 (46.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 79 (40.93%) CISM
5 76 (39.38%) Finance
6 54 (27.98%) ITIL
7 49 (25.39%) CISA
8 48 (24.87%) Firewall
8 48 (24.87%) Management Information System
9 47 (24.35%) Banking
9 47 (24.35%) Windows
9 47 (24.35%) Degree
10 42 (21.76%) Security Management
11 41 (21.24%) Penetration Testing
12 38 (19.69%) Vulnerability Management
12 38 (19.69%) Information Security Management
12 38 (19.69%) Internet
13 36 (18.65%) ISMS
14 34 (17.62%) Risk Assessment
15 33 (17.10%) Data Protection
16 30 (15.54%) Cybersecurity
16 30 (15.54%) Unix
17 28 (14.51%) PCI DSS
18 27 (13.99%) SIEM
18 27 (13.99%) Risk Management
19 26 (13.47%) Intranet
20 24 (12.44%) Linux
20 24 (12.44%) Security Operations
21 23 (11.92%) Network Security
21 23 (11.92%) CISMP

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.52%) Confluence
2 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (24.87%) Firewall
2 38 (19.69%) Internet
3 26 (13.47%) Intranet
4 23 (11.92%) Network Security
5 16 (8.29%) LAN
5 16 (8.29%) WAN
6 12 (6.22%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.15%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (3.63%) Wireless
9 6 (3.11%) VPN
10 2 (1.04%) SAN
11 1 (0.52%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.52%) Big Data
1 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 76 (39.38%) Finance
2 47 (24.35%) Banking
3 18 (9.33%) Law
4 12 (6.22%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.15%) Legal
6 5 (2.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.04%) French Language
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) .NET
1 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.52%) HTML
1 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.87%) Management Information System
2 22 (11.40%) SWIFT
3 16 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.29%) Cyberthreat
4 13 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.70%) VCE vBlock
6 9 (4.66%) Cryptography
7 6 (3.11%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (3.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.07%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.04%) BBC
9 2 (1.04%) Economics
10 1 (0.52%) CESG
10 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (24.35%) Windows
2 30 (15.54%) Unix
3 24 (12.44%) Linux
4 12 (6.22%) CentOS
5 10 (5.18%) Solaris
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (100.00%) Information Security
2 54 (27.98%) ITIL
3 42 (21.76%) Security Management
4 41 (21.24%) Penetration Testing
5 38 (19.69%) Information Security Management
5 38 (19.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 36 (18.65%) ISMS
7 34 (17.62%) Risk Assessment
8 33 (17.10%) Data Protection
9 30 (15.54%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (13.99%) Risk Management
10 27 (13.99%) SIEM
11 24 (12.44%) Security Operations
12 20 (10.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (9.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 15 (7.77%) Project Management
14 15 (7.77%) Security Testing
15 14 (7.25%) Business Continuity
15 14 (7.25%) Threat Analysis
16 13 (6.74%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.22%) SQL
2 5 (2.59%) Python
3 4 (2.07%) C#
4 2 (1.04%) Perl
5 1 (0.52%) AWK
5 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.52%) C++
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.52%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) sed
5 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (56.48%) CISSP
2 79 (40.93%) CISM
3 49 (25.39%) CISA
4 47 (24.35%) Degree
5 23 (11.92%) CISMP
6 21 (10.88%) CRISC
7 13 (6.74%) SANS
8 11 (5.70%) CEH
9 10 (5.18%) GIAC
10 7 (3.63%) GCIH
11 5 (2.59%) GCIA
12 4 (2.07%) CCNP
12 4 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (2.07%) SSCP
13 3 (1.55%) EC-Council LPT
13 3 (1.55%) ECSA
14 2 (1.04%) CCNA
14 2 (1.04%) GISF
14 2 (1.04%) GSEC
15 1 (0.52%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (46.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (14.51%) PCI DSS
3 23 (11.92%) COBIT
4 12 (6.22%) QA
5 8 (4.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.59%) ISO27002
7 2 (1.04%) SLA
8 1 (0.52%) GPG13
8 1 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Nessus
2 3 (1.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.52%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (10.36%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.77%) VMware
3 11 (5.70%) Rackspace
3 11 (5.70%) Red Hat
4 9 (4.66%) Remedy
5 5 (2.59%) Cisco
5 5 (2.59%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (1.55%) Acunetix
6 3 (1.55%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.55%) Symantec
7 2 (1.04%) Citrix
7 2 (1.04%) Qualys
8 1 (0.52%) Brocade
8 1 (0.52%) Dell
8 1 (0.52%) F5
8 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.52%) HP
8 1 (0.52%) IronPort
8 1 (0.52%) McAfee
8 1 (0.52%) Splunk
West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago