The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Analyst
England / London
Rank 475 526 542
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 104 106 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 94 100 85
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £62,750 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%

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
32082 38631 39070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.18% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27225 33269 33192
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +26 24 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 188 (100.00%) Information Security
2 108 (57.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (45.74%) Finance
3 86 (45.74%) CISSP
4 66 (35.11%) Management Information System
5 58 (30.85%) Firewall
6 52 (27.66%) CISM
7 49 (26.06%) SIEM
7 49 (26.06%) Cybersecurity
8 47 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
9 45 (23.94%) Security Architecture
10 43 (22.87%) Risk Assessment
10 43 (22.87%) Security Management
11 40 (21.28%) CISA
12 39 (20.74%) Information Security Management
12 39 (20.74%) ITIL
13 34 (18.09%) COBIT
14 32 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 31 (16.49%) Vulnerability Management
16 30 (15.96%) PCI DSS
17 28 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
18 27 (14.36%) Windows
19 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (13.30%) Data Protection
20 24 (12.77%) CRISC
20 24 (12.77%) Risk Management
21 23 (12.23%) Degree
22 20 (10.64%) SANS
22 20 (10.64%) Security Operations
23 19 (10.11%) OWASP

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.32%) IIS
2 2 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.19%) assyst
2 4 (2.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.26%) IaaS
1 8 (4.26%) PaaS
2 4 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 58 (30.85%) Firewall
2 28 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (7.98%) Network Security
4 6 (3.19%) DNS
5 5 (2.66%) Internet
5 5 (2.66%) Wireless
6 4 (2.13%) HTTP
7 1 (0.53%) Skype
7 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.53%) VPN
General
1 86 (45.74%) Finance
2 19 (10.11%) Banking
3 18 (9.57%) Retail
4 10 (5.32%) Law
5 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Legal
5 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.06%) ELK Stack
1 2 (1.06%) Web Services
2 1 (0.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (0.53%) ODBC
2 1 (0.53%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.53%) REST
2 1 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (35.11%) Management Information System
2 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.26%) Fintech
4 6 (3.19%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.66%) BYOD
6 4 (2.13%) Cybercrime
7 3 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) CESG
9 1 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.53%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.53%) Derivative
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.36%) Windows
2 17 (9.04%) Linux
3 11 (5.85%) Unix
4 7 (3.72%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (26.06%) Cybersecurity
2 49 (26.06%) SIEM
3 47 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 45 (23.94%) Security Architecture
5 43 (22.87%) Risk Assessment
5 43 (22.87%) Security Management
6 39 (20.74%) Information Security Management
6 39 (20.74%) ITIL
7 31 (16.49%) Vulnerability Management
8 25 (13.30%) Data Protection
9 24 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 20 (10.64%) Security Operations
11 19 (10.11%) OWASP
12 15 (7.98%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.91%) Security Monitoring
13 13 (6.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 11 (5.85%) Remediation Plan
15 10 (5.32%) Information Security Governance
15 10 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.26%) Java
1 8 (4.26%) PowerShell
1 8 (4.26%) Scala
2 4 (2.13%) Korn
2 4 (2.13%) Python
3 2 (1.06%) C
4 1 (0.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 86 (45.74%) CISSP
2 52 (27.66%) CISM
3 40 (21.28%) CISA
4 24 (12.77%) CRISC
5 23 (12.23%) Degree
6 20 (10.64%) SANS
7 16 (8.51%) CEH
7 16 (8.51%) GIAC
8 10 (5.32%) IISP
9 8 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (3.72%) GSEC
10 7 (3.72%) ISACA
11 6 (3.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (2.66%) OSCP
13 4 (2.13%) CCSP
13 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.06%) CCNP
14 2 (1.06%) GCIH
14 2 (1.06%) MCP
14 2 (1.06%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (57.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (18.09%) COBIT
3 32 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 30 (15.96%) PCI DSS
5 8 (4.26%) ISO22301
6 6 (3.19%) GDPR
7 4 (2.13%) SLA
8 2 (1.06%) FISMA
8 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.53%) ISO27005
System Software
1 7 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (5.85%) Nessus
2 8 (4.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (2.66%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.13%) CSIRT
4 4 (2.13%) SCCM
4 4 (2.13%) WSUS
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 2 (1.06%) Kibana
5 2 (1.06%) logstash
5 2 (1.06%) QRadar
6 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (6.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.26%) Oracle
2 8 (4.26%) Qualys
2 8 (4.26%) Splunk
3 6 (3.19%) AlienVault
3 6 (3.19%) Forcepoint
3 6 (3.19%) Intel Security
4 4 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.13%) Cisco
5 3 (1.60%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.06%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.06%) Dell
6 2 (1.06%) FireEye
6 2 (1.06%) Google
6 2 (1.06%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.53%) Juniper
7 1 (0.53%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Symantec
7 1 (0.53%) Varonis
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