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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 537 536 592
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +56
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 91 93 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 79 84 37
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +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
41652 44041 41257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.51% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35598 36801 34617
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +26 15 £60,000 +11.62% 5
Ealing - 2 £40,000 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Information Security
2 67 (45.58%) CISSP
3 62 (42.18%) Finance
4 55 (37.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (34.01%) Firewall
6 42 (28.57%) CISM
7 35 (23.81%) CISA
8 28 (19.05%) ITIL
9 27 (18.37%) Data Protection
10 26 (17.69%) Penetration Testing
10 26 (17.69%) Banking
11 24 (16.33%) Management Information System
12 23 (15.65%) Security Management
12 23 (15.65%) Cyber Security
13 22 (14.97%) ISMS
13 22 (14.97%) Degree
14 21 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
14 21 (14.29%) Information Security Management
15 19 (12.93%) Data Security
16 18 (12.24%) Business Continuity
17 17 (11.56%) CRISC
18 16 (10.88%) Network Security
18 16 (10.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 15 (10.20%) BCP
19 15 (10.20%) Windows
20 14 (9.52%) Legal
20 14 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (8.84%) PCI DSS
21 13 (8.84%) Project Management
22 12 (8.16%) Identity Management

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) JBoss
2 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.01%) Firewall
2 16 (10.88%) Network Security
3 10 (6.80%) LAN
3 10 (6.80%) WAN
4 5 (3.40%) SAN
4 5 (3.40%) Internet
5 3 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.36%) Wireless Security
6 2 (1.36%) Intranet
6 2 (1.36%) Wireless
6 2 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.68%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
General
1 62 (42.18%) Finance
2 26 (17.69%) Banking
3 14 (9.52%) Legal
4 9 (6.12%) Law
5 6 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) .NET
2 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.36%) HTML
2 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.44%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.08%) Cryptography
4 6 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.40%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.72%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) RMADS
7 1 (0.68%) BBC
7 1 (0.68%) CESG
7 1 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.68%) PKI
7 1 (0.68%) BYOD
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
2 9 (6.12%) UNIX
3 7 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) CentOS
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (19.05%) ITIL
3 27 (18.37%) Data Protection
4 26 (17.69%) Penetration Testing
5 23 (15.65%) Security Management
5 23 (15.65%) Cyber Security
6 22 (14.97%) ISMS
7 21 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 21 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (12.93%) Data Security
9 18 (12.24%) Business Continuity
10 16 (10.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 15 (10.20%) BCP
12 13 (8.84%) Project Management
13 12 (8.16%) Identity Management
13 12 (8.16%) SIEM
14 11 (7.48%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (7.48%) Business Continuity Planning
14 11 (7.48%) CAPA
15 10 (6.80%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.04%) Java
1 3 (2.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.36%) C#
2 2 (1.36%) Objective-C
3 1 (0.68%) Perl
3 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 67 (45.58%) CISSP
2 42 (28.57%) CISM
3 35 (23.81%) CISA
4 22 (14.97%) Degree
5 17 (11.56%) CRISC
6 6 (4.08%) Security+ Certification
6 6 (4.08%) GIAC
6 6 (4.08%) GSEC
6 6 (4.08%) SSCP
7 5 (3.40%) CEH
8 4 (2.72%) CCNP
8 4 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.04%) CCNA
10 2 (1.36%) GCIH
10 2 (1.36%) GCWN
10 2 (1.36%) GCIA
10 2 (1.36%) GCED
10 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (37.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (8.84%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.16%) COBIT
4 7 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (4.76%) Qualys
2 4 (2.72%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.72%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.04%) Symantec
3 3 (2.04%) Websense
3 3 (2.04%) VMware
3 3 (2.04%) AppSense
3 3 (2.04%) Fortinet
3 3 (2.04%) WorldPay
3 3 (2.04%) F5
3 3 (2.04%) Splunk
4 1 (0.68%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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