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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 557 602 595
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 72 57 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 25
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
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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 +34 17 £57,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Information Security
2 112 (66.27%) CISSP
3 63 (37.28%) Finance
4 58 (34.32%) Firewall
5 55 (32.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 48 (28.40%) COBIT
7 44 (26.04%) PCI DSS
8 42 (24.85%) CISM
9 37 (21.89%) Degree
10 32 (18.93%) Information Assurance
11 31 (18.34%) ITIL
12 30 (17.75%) Windows
12 30 (17.75%) CISA
13 29 (17.16%) Banking
14 26 (15.38%) Management Information System
14 26 (15.38%) Cyber Security
15 24 (14.20%) Network Security
16 23 (13.61%) Disaster Recovery
17 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
18 20 (11.83%) CRISC
19 19 (11.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 19 (11.24%) Law
19 19 (11.24%) Identity Management
19 19 (11.24%) Risk Assessment
19 19 (11.24%) Business Continuity
20 18 (10.65%) Risk Management
20 18 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
21 17 (10.06%) Data Protection
21 17 (10.06%) MS Excel
21 17 (10.06%) Linux

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (34.32%) Firewall
2 24 (14.20%) Network Security
3 8 (4.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (3.55%) SAN
5 5 (2.96%) VPN
5 5 (2.96%) LAN
5 5 (2.96%) WAN
5 5 (2.96%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.18%) Wireless
6 2 (1.18%) Wireless Security
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.18%) SMTP
6 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.18%) Internet
7 1 (0.59%) DMZ
7 1 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
General
1 63 (37.28%) Finance
2 29 (17.16%) Banking
3 19 (11.24%) Law
4 14 (8.28%) Legal
5 10 (5.92%) Publishing
6 9 (5.33%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.55%) Retail
8 5 (2.96%) Marketing
9 4 (2.37%) Back Office
10 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.18%) Advertising
10 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.59%) Local Government
11 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.28%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.55%) Cryptography
4 6 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.37%) Blog
6 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.18%) PKI
7 2 (1.18%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Java Card
8 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Open Source
8 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.59%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.75%) Windows
2 17 (10.06%) Linux
3 13 (7.69%) UNIX
4 5 (2.96%) Windows XP
4 5 (2.96%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) Information Security
2 32 (18.93%) Information Assurance
3 31 (18.34%) ITIL
4 26 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 23 (13.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (11.24%) Identity Management
6 19 (11.24%) Business Continuity
6 19 (11.24%) Risk Assessment
7 18 (10.65%) Risk Management
8 17 (10.06%) Data Protection
9 15 (8.88%) ISMS
9 15 (8.88%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (8.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
10 13 (7.69%) Document Management
10 13 (7.69%) Security Management
10 13 (7.69%) SIEM
11 12 (7.10%) Workflow
11 12 (7.10%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.51%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.78%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) C
2 1 (0.59%) C++
2 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 112 (66.27%) CISSP
2 42 (24.85%) CISM
3 37 (21.89%) Degree
4 30 (17.75%) CISA
5 20 (11.83%) CRISC
6 16 (9.47%) Security+ Certification
7 13 (7.69%) SSCP
8 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (5.92%) MCP
9 9 (5.33%) GSEC
9 9 (5.33%) CEH
10 8 (4.73%) MCSA
11 6 (3.55%) ISSAP
11 6 (3.55%) ISSMP
12 3 (1.78%) GCIA
12 3 (1.78%) CCNA
12 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.18%) MCSE
13 2 (1.18%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (32.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 48 (28.40%) COBIT
3 44 (26.04%) PCI DSS
4 19 (11.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.18%) Basel II
6 2 (1.18%) MiFID
6 2 (1.18%) EMIR
6 2 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.18%) BS7799
7 1 (0.59%) QA
7 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.28%) VMware
3 11 (6.51%) Cisco
4 9 (5.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.37%) McAfee
5 4 (2.37%) Qualys
5 4 (2.37%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (1.78%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.78%) Fortinet
6 3 (1.78%) Juniper
7 2 (1.18%) NetApp
7 2 (1.18%) HP
7 2 (1.18%) Dell
7 2 (1.18%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.59%) Gemalto
8 1 (0.59%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.59%) Remedy
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