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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 527 579 595
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 97 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.084% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.090% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 82 31 20
Average salary £45,000 £58,500 £48,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
(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 +39 50 £42,500 -15.84% 2
Croydon - 4 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £21,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Information Security
2 139 (70.20%) CISSP
3 80 (40.40%) Firewall
4 68 (34.34%) Finance
5 60 (30.30%) CISM
6 59 (29.80%) Degree
7 54 (27.27%) PCI DSS
8 50 (25.25%) Management Information System
9 47 (23.74%) Banking
10 46 (23.23%) COBIT
10 46 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 45 (22.73%) Windows
12 37 (18.69%) UNIX
12 37 (18.69%) Information Assurance
13 32 (16.16%) Risk Management
14 27 (13.64%) Network Security
15 26 (13.13%) Microsoft
16 25 (12.63%) Internet
17 23 (11.62%) Intranet
17 23 (11.62%) TCP/IP
17 23 (11.62%) ITIL
17 23 (11.62%) Security Management
17 23 (11.62%) Law
17 23 (11.62%) Data Protection
18 22 (11.11%) ISMS
18 22 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
19 20 (10.10%) Risk Assessment
19 20 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
19 20 (10.10%) E-Commerce
20 19 (9.60%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (40.40%) Firewall
2 27 (13.64%) Network Security
3 25 (12.63%) Internet
4 23 (11.62%) Intranet
4 23 (11.62%) TCP/IP
5 22 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 18 (9.09%) VPN
7 14 (7.07%) WAN
8 12 (6.06%) LAN
9 10 (5.05%) Wireless
10 8 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.53%) SMTP
12 3 (1.52%) LDAP
12 3 (1.52%) SSL
12 3 (1.52%) IPsec
13 2 (1.01%) DMZ
14 1 (0.51%) SAN
14 1 (0.51%) DNS
14 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.01%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
General
1 68 (34.34%) Finance
2 47 (23.74%) Banking
3 23 (11.62%) Law
4 10 (5.05%) Retail
5 8 (4.04%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.04%) Publishing
6 6 (3.03%) Legal
7 5 (2.53%) Marketing
8 4 (2.02%) Back Office
9 2 (1.01%) Advertising
9 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.51%) Local Government
10 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.25%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.08%) SWIFT
3 13 (6.57%) Client/Server
4 12 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.01%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.73%) Windows
2 37 (18.69%) UNIX
3 17 (8.59%) Linux
4 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.53%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (100.00%) Information Security
2 37 (18.69%) Information Assurance
3 32 (16.16%) Risk Management
4 23 (11.62%) ITIL
4 23 (11.62%) Security Management
4 23 (11.62%) Data Protection
5 22 (11.11%) ISMS
6 20 (10.10%) Risk Assessment
6 20 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (10.10%) E-Commerce
7 18 (9.09%) Information Security Management
7 18 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 17 (8.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (8.08%) SIEM
10 15 (7.58%) Cyber Security
11 14 (7.07%) Business Continuity
12 13 (6.57%) Document Management
12 13 (6.57%) Workflow
13 8 (4.04%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 139 (70.20%) CISSP
2 60 (30.30%) CISM
3 59 (29.80%) Degree
4 18 (9.09%) CISMP
4 18 (9.09%) CISA
4 18 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.57%) CEH
5 13 (6.57%) ISSAP
5 13 (6.57%) ISSMP
6 12 (6.06%) GIAC
7 11 (5.56%) MCP
8 10 (5.05%) MCSE
8 10 (5.05%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (4.55%) CRISC
10 8 (4.04%) MCSA
11 7 (3.54%) SSCP
12 5 (2.53%) CCNA
12 5 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.52%) CNA
13 3 (1.52%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 46 (23.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (23.23%) COBIT
3 19 (9.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.03%) BS7799
5 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) Nessus
2 3 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.52%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.60%) Cisco
3 16 (8.08%) CheckPoint
4 12 (6.06%) VMware
5 9 (4.55%) McAfee
6 5 (2.53%) Websense
6 5 (2.53%) HP
6 5 (2.53%) Qualys
7 3 (1.52%) TippingPoint
7 3 (1.52%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (1.52%) Symantec
7 3 (1.52%) Blue Coat
7 3 (1.52%) Tripwire
8 2 (1.01%) Dell
8 2 (1.01%) Sun
8 2 (1.01%) NetApp
8 2 (1.01%) F5
8 2 (1.01%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.51%) Nokia
9 1 (0.51%) NetIQ
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