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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 532 554 604
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 99 66 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 89 57 20
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(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 +6 23 £52,500 +20.68% 4
Harrow - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Information Security
2 97 (57.06%) CISSP
3 61 (35.88%) CISM
4 57 (33.53%) Firewall
5 55 (32.35%) Degree
6 49 (28.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (27.65%) Finance
8 46 (27.06%) Management Information System
9 38 (22.35%) Windows
10 37 (21.76%) Risk Management
11 35 (20.59%) TCP/IP
12 34 (20.00%) UNIX
13 33 (19.41%) ISMS
14 32 (18.82%) Risk Assessment
15 31 (18.24%) Banking
16 30 (17.65%) Internet
16 30 (17.65%) PCI DSS
17 28 (16.47%) Intranet
17 28 (16.47%) Penetration Testing
17 28 (16.47%) Law
18 27 (15.88%) Security Management
19 25 (14.71%) Data Protection
20 24 (14.12%) Network Security
20 24 (14.12%) Vulnerability Management
20 24 (14.12%) Information Security Management
21 22 (12.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
22 21 (12.35%) Intrusion Detection
22 21 (12.35%) ITIL
23 18 (10.59%) Microsoft
23 18 (10.59%) E-Commerce

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (0.59%) JBoss
1 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 57 (33.53%) Firewall
2 35 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 30 (17.65%) Internet
4 28 (16.47%) Intranet
5 24 (14.12%) Network Security
6 21 (12.35%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (10.00%) WAN
8 15 (8.82%) LAN
9 14 (8.24%) VPN
10 11 (6.47%) Wireless
11 9 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.35%) LDAP
13 3 (1.76%) SMTP
13 3 (1.76%) SSL
13 3 (1.76%) IPsec
14 2 (1.18%) DMZ
14 2 (1.18%) SAN
15 1 (0.59%) Extranet
15 1 (0.59%) DNS
15 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.35%) Big Data
2 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
General
1 47 (27.65%) Finance
2 31 (18.24%) Banking
3 28 (16.47%) Law
4 12 (7.06%) Legal
5 9 (5.29%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Multimedia
6 4 (2.35%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.06%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.41%) SWIFT
3 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.53%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.35%) Windows
2 34 (20.00%) UNIX
3 16 (9.41%) Linux
4 2 (1.18%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (100.00%) Information Security
2 37 (21.76%) Risk Management
3 33 (19.41%) ISMS
4 32 (18.82%) Risk Assessment
5 28 (16.47%) Penetration Testing
6 27 (15.88%) Security Management
7 25 (14.71%) Data Protection
8 24 (14.12%) Vulnerability Management
8 24 (14.12%) Information Security Management
9 22 (12.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 21 (12.35%) ITIL
11 18 (10.59%) E-Commerce
12 14 (8.24%) Project Management
12 14 (8.24%) Cyber Security
13 13 (7.65%) Change Control
14 12 (7.06%) Ethical Hacking
14 12 (7.06%) Information Assurance
15 10 (5.88%) Investment Management
16 8 (4.71%) Incident Management
17 7 (4.12%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.76%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) Python
2 1 (0.59%) Java
2 1 (0.59%) Perl
2 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (57.06%) CISSP
2 61 (35.88%) CISM
3 55 (32.35%) Degree
4 18 (10.59%) GIAC
5 17 (10.00%) CISMP
6 16 (9.41%) CISA
7 13 (7.65%) CEH
7 13 (7.65%) ISSAP
7 13 (7.65%) ISSMP
7 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (7.06%) MCSE
9 8 (4.71%) CRISC
10 4 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.35%) CCNA
11 3 (1.76%) CNA
11 3 (1.76%) Novell Certification
11 3 (1.76%) GCIA
11 3 (1.76%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (28.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.29%) COBIT
3 9 (5.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.94%) BS7799
5 3 (1.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.18%) Snort
2 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) Nessus
2 4 (2.35%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.18%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 18 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.00%) Cisco
3 15 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.53%) Websense
4 6 (3.53%) McAfee
5 4 (2.35%) TippingPoint
5 4 (2.35%) Tripwire
5 4 (2.35%) Symantec
5 4 (2.35%) HP
6 3 (1.76%) Sourcefire
6 3 (1.76%) Splunk
7 2 (1.18%) F5
7 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.18%) Sun
8 1 (0.59%) Nokia
8 1 (0.59%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle
8 1 (0.59%) Qualys
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