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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 566 601 597
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 61 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.077% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.082% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 20
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £34,475
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.59%
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
40970 43753 42052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.69% 93.90% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34560 36068 35618
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 £32,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +12 13 £57,500 +9.52%
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Information Security
2 108 (66.26%) CISSP
3 61 (37.42%) Finance
4 58 (35.58%) Firewall
5 50 (30.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 49 (30.06%) PCI DSS
7 45 (27.61%) COBIT
8 38 (23.31%) Degree
8 38 (23.31%) CISM
9 34 (20.86%) Windows
10 33 (20.25%) Information Assurance
11 28 (17.18%) Banking
12 26 (15.95%) Management Information System
13 22 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (13.50%) ITIL
14 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
14 21 (12.88%) CISA
15 20 (12.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 20 (12.27%) Network Security
16 18 (11.04%) Cyber Security
16 18 (11.04%) Linux
17 17 (10.43%) Risk Management
18 16 (9.82%) Business Continuity
18 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
18 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (9.20%) UNIX
19 15 (9.20%) Client/Server
19 15 (9.20%) Law
20 14 (8.59%) Identity Management
20 14 (8.59%) Risk Assessment

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (35.58%) Firewall
2 20 (12.27%) Network Security
3 10 (6.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (4.29%) WAN
4 7 (4.29%) VPN
5 5 (3.07%) LAN
5 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.07%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (2.45%) SMTP
7 3 (1.84%) SAN
7 3 (1.84%) DMZ
7 3 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
8 2 (1.23%) Wireless
8 2 (1.23%) IPsec
8 2 (1.23%) Internet
8 2 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
General
1 61 (37.42%) Finance
2 28 (17.18%) Banking
3 15 (9.20%) Law
4 11 (6.75%) Legal
5 10 (6.13%) Publishing
6 8 (4.91%) Investment Banking
7 7 (4.29%) Retail
8 5 (3.07%) Marketing
9 4 (2.45%) Back Office
10 2 (1.23%) Advertising
10 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Local Government
11 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Management Information System
2 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.20%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.45%) Blog
5 4 (2.45%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.84%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.23%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.61%) Java Card
8 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.86%) Windows
2 18 (11.04%) Linux
3 15 (9.20%) UNIX
4 5 (3.07%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.07%) Solaris
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (100.00%) Information Security
2 33 (20.25%) Information Assurance
3 22 (13.50%) ITIL
3 22 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (11.04%) Cyber Security
5 17 (10.43%) Risk Management
6 16 (9.82%) Business Continuity
7 14 (8.59%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (8.59%) Identity Management
7 14 (8.59%) Data Protection
8 13 (7.98%) SIEM
8 13 (7.98%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (7.98%) Workflow
8 13 (7.98%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.98%) Document Management
8 13 (7.98%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.13%) ISMS
11 8 (4.91%) Data Governance
11 8 (4.91%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.84%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) C
2 1 (0.61%) C++
2 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 108 (66.26%) CISSP
2 38 (23.31%) CISM
2 38 (23.31%) Degree
3 21 (12.88%) CISA
4 13 (7.98%) Security+ Certification
5 11 (6.75%) MCP
6 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (6.13%) SSCP
7 9 (5.52%) CRISC
8 8 (4.91%) CEH
8 8 (4.91%) MCSA
9 7 (4.29%) ISSAP
9 7 (4.29%) ISSMP
10 6 (3.68%) GSEC
11 3 (1.84%) CCNA
11 3 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.84%) GCIA
12 2 (1.23%) CISMP
12 2 (1.23%) GCED
12 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (30.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (30.06%) PCI DSS
3 45 (27.61%) COBIT
4 20 (12.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.23%) Basel II
6 2 (1.23%) MiFID
6 2 (1.23%) EMIR
6 2 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.23%) BS7799
7 1 (0.61%) QA
7 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) VMware
3 12 (7.36%) Cisco
4 11 (6.75%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.68%) McAfee
6 5 (3.07%) Qualys
7 4 (2.45%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (1.84%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.84%) Fortinet
8 3 (1.84%) Juniper
9 2 (1.23%) NetApp
9 2 (1.23%) HP
9 2 (1.23%) Dell
9 2 (1.23%) Websense
9 2 (1.23%) F5
9 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.61%) Gemalto
10 1 (0.61%) Remedy
10 1 (0.61%) Nokia
10 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago