The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 617 560 619
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +59
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 32 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.070% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.075% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 6
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-11.87% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44975 41466 48833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.48% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 37771 34706 42499
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Security Analyst
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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 -8 18 £46,000 -3.15% 1
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 54 (63.53%) Finance
2 53 (62.35%) CISSP
3 47 (55.29%) Information Security
4 27 (31.76%) Firewall
4 27 (31.76%) Penetration Testing
4 27 (31.76%) SIEM
5 25 (29.41%) Degree
6 23 (27.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (27.06%) Cyber Security
7 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 20 (23.53%) Windows
8 19 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (18.82%) Identity Management
10 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 15 (17.65%) VPN
10 15 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
11 14 (16.47%) Banking
11 14 (16.47%) Cisco
11 14 (16.47%) Symantec
11 14 (16.47%) UNIX
11 14 (16.47%) Management Information System
12 12 (14.12%) GIAC
12 12 (14.12%) CISM
12 12 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (14.12%) Sun
12 12 (14.12%) CCSP
12 12 (14.12%) Oracle
12 12 (14.12%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (12.94%) Ethical Hacking
14 10 (11.76%) Microsoft

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) Firewall
2 15 (17.65%) VPN
3 12 (14.12%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.71%) LAN
5 3 (3.53%) WAN
6 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) Internet
7 1 (1.18%) LDAP
7 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
General
1 54 (63.53%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Advertising
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) UNIX
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) Information Security
2 27 (31.76%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (31.76%) SIEM
3 23 (27.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 23 (27.06%) Cyber Security
4 20 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 16 (18.82%) Identity Management
6 15 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (12.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 9 (10.59%) Security Management
9 7 (8.24%) Information Security Management
9 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
9 7 (8.24%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (8.24%) Investment Management
10 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.06%) Data Security
10 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.53%) CRAMM
13 2 (2.35%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.53%) C
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) VB
4 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (62.35%) CISSP
2 25 (29.41%) Degree
3 12 (14.12%) GIAC
3 12 (14.12%) CISM
3 12 (14.12%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (14.12%) CCSP
4 9 (10.59%) CEH
5 8 (9.41%) CISA
6 7 (8.24%) OSCP
7 4 (4.71%) CRISC
8 2 (2.35%) GCIH
9 1 (1.18%) GCIA
9 1 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.18%) SSCP
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.18%) MCSE
9 1 (1.18%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.53%) COBIT
4 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (16.47%) Cisco
1 14 (16.47%) Symantec
2 12 (14.12%) Sun
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle
3 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.76%) McAfee
4 9 (10.59%) Splunk
4 9 (10.59%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix
5 1 (1.18%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.18%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 5 days ago