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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 530 586 629
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 93 37 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.084% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.090% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 84 37 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,200 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 +2 21 £53,750 +26.47% 2
Harrow - 2 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Information Security
2 84 (51.85%) CISSP
3 55 (33.95%) Firewall
3 55 (33.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (29.01%) Management Information System
5 41 (25.31%) Finance
6 40 (24.69%) CISM
7 34 (20.99%) TCP/IP
7 34 (20.99%) Network Security
8 32 (19.75%) ISMS
8 32 (19.75%) Risk Management
8 32 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
9 31 (19.14%) Windows
10 30 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 30 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
11 28 (17.28%) PCI DSS
11 28 (17.28%) Degree
12 26 (16.05%) Security Management
12 26 (16.05%) UNIX
13 24 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
13 24 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (14.20%) Information Security Management
14 23 (14.20%) ITIL
15 22 (13.58%) Law
16 21 (12.96%) GIAC
17 20 (12.35%) Banking
18 19 (11.73%) Internet
18 19 (11.73%) Data Protection
19 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
20 15 (9.26%) CISA

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 55 (33.95%) Firewall
2 34 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 34 (20.99%) Network Security
3 24 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 19 (11.73%) Internet
5 14 (8.64%) Intranet
6 13 (8.02%) LAN
6 13 (8.02%) WAN
7 8 (4.94%) VPN
8 7 (4.32%) Wireless
9 5 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.85%) SAN
11 2 (1.23%) LDAP
12 1 (0.62%) ATM
12 1 (0.62%) IPsec
12 1 (0.62%) Extranet
12 1 (0.62%) DNS
12 1 (0.62%) SSL
12 1 (0.62%) SMTP
12 1 (0.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
General
1 41 (25.31%) Finance
2 22 (13.58%) Law
3 20 (12.35%) Banking
4 11 (6.79%) Legal
5 7 (4.32%) Games
6 5 (3.09%) Retail
7 4 (2.47%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) Middleware
2 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.62%) Java EE
2 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.01%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (1.23%) CESG
5 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.14%) Windows
2 26 (16.05%) UNIX
3 15 (9.26%) Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (19.75%) Risk Management
2 32 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
2 32 (19.75%) ISMS
3 30 (18.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 30 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 26 (16.05%) Security Management
5 24 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
6 23 (14.20%) ITIL
6 23 (14.20%) Information Security Management
7 19 (11.73%) Data Protection
8 14 (8.64%) Cyber Security
9 13 (8.02%) Change Control
10 12 (7.41%) Project Management
10 12 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
11 11 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.79%) Information Assurance
12 10 (6.17%) Investment Management
13 8 (4.94%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.85%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) Python
2 1 (0.62%) Ruby
2 1 (0.62%) Java
2 1 (0.62%) Perl
Qualifications
1 84 (51.85%) CISSP
2 40 (24.69%) CISM
3 28 (17.28%) Degree
4 21 (12.96%) GIAC
5 15 (9.26%) CISA
6 14 (8.64%) CEH
7 12 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (6.79%) MCSE
9 9 (5.56%) ISSAP
9 9 (5.56%) ISSMP
10 5 (3.09%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.47%) CRISC
12 3 (1.85%) CISMP
12 3 (1.85%) GCIA
12 3 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.85%) CNA
12 3 (1.85%) Novell Certification
13 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.62%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (33.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (17.28%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.56%) COBIT
4 5 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.85%) SLA
6 2 (1.23%) BS7799
7 1 (0.62%) QA
7 1 (0.62%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) Snort
2 1 (0.62%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) Nessus
2 3 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.23%) OSSEC
3 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.79%) Cisco
3 10 (6.17%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.70%) Splunk
4 6 (3.70%) Sourcefire
5 3 (1.85%) Symantec
5 3 (1.85%) McAfee
6 2 (1.23%) Sun
6 2 (1.23%) HP
6 2 (1.23%) Websense
6 2 (1.23%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.23%) TippingPoint
7 1 (0.62%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle
7 1 (0.62%) JBoss
7 1 (0.62%) Sophos
7 1 (0.62%) NetIQ
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago