The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 578 580 631
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 61 61 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 32
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £35,600 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
IT 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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the London region.

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in London

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in London

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 +38 6 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £67,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £43,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 67 (54.03%) Information Security
2 59 (47.58%) Finance
3 57 (45.97%) CISSP
4 54 (43.55%) Firewall
5 47 (37.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (33.06%) Network Security
7 38 (30.65%) Cisco
8 37 (29.84%) Windows
8 37 (29.84%) Security Operations
9 33 (26.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 32 (25.81%) ITIL
11 29 (23.39%) Degree
12 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
12 23 (18.55%) CISM
13 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
14 21 (16.94%) Incident Management
15 20 (16.13%) SIEM
16 19 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
17 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (12.90%) CEH
19 15 (12.10%) Linux
20 14 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
20 14 (11.29%) Mentoring
20 14 (11.29%) Vulnerability Management
21 13 (10.48%) Risk Assessment
21 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
22 11 (8.87%) SQL
22 11 (8.87%) ISMS
23 10 (8.06%) PCI DSS
23 10 (8.06%) Load Balancing

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.03%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.42%) Office 365
4 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.81%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 54 (43.55%) Firewall
2 41 (33.06%) Network Security
3 10 (8.06%) Internet
4 8 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (6.45%) LAN
4 8 (6.45%) WAN
5 7 (5.65%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.42%) VPN
9 1 (0.81%) BGP
9 1 (0.81%) OSPF
9 1 (0.81%) RIP
9 1 (0.81%) SSL
9 1 (0.81%) Wireless
9 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) GIS
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 59 (47.58%) Finance
2 10 (8.06%) Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Retail
3 8 (6.45%) Retail Banking
4 6 (4.84%) Advertising
4 6 (4.84%) Law
5 5 (4.03%) Legal
6 4 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Online Banking
3 8 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.23%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.42%) CMDB
7 2 (1.61%) CESG
7 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) PACS
8 1 (0.81%) PKI
8 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.84%) Windows
2 15 (12.10%) Linux
3 8 (6.45%) Android
4 6 (4.84%) Unix
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.61%) Solaris
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) Information Security
2 37 (29.84%) Security Operations
3 33 (26.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 32 (25.81%) ITIL
5 21 (16.94%) Incident Management
6 20 (16.13%) SIEM
7 19 (15.32%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (11.29%) Mentoring
8 14 (11.29%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (11.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 13 (10.48%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (8.87%) ISMS
11 10 (8.06%) Load Balancing
12 9 (7.26%) Change Control
12 9 (7.26%) Data Governance
12 9 (7.26%) IT Governance
13 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
13 8 (6.45%) Project Management
13 8 (6.45%) SDLC
14 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.87%) SQL
2 8 (6.45%) Python
3 7 (5.65%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.23%) Perl
6 3 (2.42%) C#
6 3 (2.42%) Java
7 2 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (45.97%) CISSP
2 29 (23.39%) Degree
3 23 (18.55%) CISM
4 16 (12.90%) CEH
5 9 (7.26%) GIAC
5 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.03%) IISP
6 5 (4.03%) SANS
7 3 (2.42%) CCNA
7 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.42%) ISACA
7 3 (2.42%) ISEB
8 2 (1.61%) CISMP
8 2 (1.61%) GCIA
8 2 (1.61%) GCIH
9 1 (0.81%) CISA
9 1 (0.81%) CRISC
9 1 (0.81%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.81%) OSCP
9 1 (0.81%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (37.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.23%) COBIT
4 3 (2.42%) HIPAA
4 3 (2.42%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.42%) QA
4 3 (2.42%) SSAE 16
5 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.81%) GPG13
6 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 23 (18.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) QRadar
2 2 (1.61%) Nessus
2 2 (1.61%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.61%) Proventia
2 2 (1.61%) RSA enVision
2 2 (1.61%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Cisco
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.45%) Websense
4 7 (5.65%) CheckPoint
4 7 (5.65%) Juniper
4 7 (5.65%) Splunk
5 6 (4.84%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.03%) ArcSight
6 5 (4.03%) VMware
7 4 (3.23%) F5
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle
8 3 (2.42%) Citrix
8 3 (2.42%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.42%) Qualys
9 2 (1.61%) McAfee
9 2 (1.61%) NetWitness
9 2 (1.61%) ScanSafe
9 2 (1.61%) Sourcefire
9 2 (1.61%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) Cyber-Ark
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