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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 560 605 598
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 45 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.054% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.057% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 23
Average salary £49,000 £62,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.60% +50.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.91% -16.25%
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
38723 40108 42896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.87% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32936 32826 36922
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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 +18 14 £48,000 -20.00%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 50 (64.10%) Information Security
2 46 (58.97%) CISSP
3 39 (50.00%) Firewall
4 34 (43.59%) Finance
5 24 (30.77%) Windows
6 22 (28.21%) UNIX
6 22 (28.21%) Cisco
6 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
7 20 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (24.36%) Banking
9 18 (23.08%) VPN
9 18 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (21.79%) SIEM
10 17 (21.79%) Law
11 16 (20.51%) CISM
11 16 (20.51%) CheckPoint
11 16 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (19.23%) Network Security
12 15 (19.23%) Symantec
12 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
13 14 (17.95%) Identity Management
14 13 (16.67%) Sun
14 13 (16.67%) CCSP
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle
14 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (16.67%) CEH
15 12 (15.38%) Degree
15 12 (15.38%) ITIL
15 12 (15.38%) Legal
15 12 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) SmartSuite
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (50.00%) Firewall
2 18 (23.08%) VPN
3 15 (19.23%) Network Security
4 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (8.97%) LAN
6 6 (7.69%) DNS
6 6 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.69%) Internet
7 5 (6.41%) IMAP
7 5 (6.41%) SSL
7 5 (6.41%) POP3
7 5 (6.41%) SMTP
8 4 (5.13%) WAN
8 4 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MySQL
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (43.59%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Banking
3 17 (21.79%) Law
4 12 (15.38%) Legal
5 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) SAML
1 7 (8.97%) OAuth
1 7 (8.97%) REST
2 5 (6.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) PKI
3 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Windows
2 22 (28.21%) UNIX
3 9 (11.54%) Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Solaris
5 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Information Security
2 18 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (21.79%) SIEM
4 14 (17.95%) Identity Management
5 12 (15.38%) ITIL
6 11 (14.10%) Security Management
7 10 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (10.26%) ISMS
10 7 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (8.97%) Project Management
11 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (7.69%) Line Management
11 6 (7.69%) Time Management
12 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (6.41%) Information Security Management
12 5 (6.41%) Data Security
13 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) Java
1 5 (6.41%) Perl
1 5 (6.41%) PHP
1 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) CISSP
2 20 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (20.51%) CISM
4 13 (16.67%) CCSP
4 13 (16.67%) CEH
5 12 (15.38%) Degree
6 7 (8.97%) CCNA
7 6 (7.69%) CCSE
8 3 (3.85%) MCSA
8 3 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.56%) SSCP
10 1 (1.28%) CISA
10 1 (1.28%) GCIH
10 1 (1.28%) CISMP
10 1 (1.28%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.97%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) Snort
3 5 (6.41%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (6.41%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Cisco
2 16 (20.51%) CheckPoint
3 15 (19.23%) Symantec
4 13 (16.67%) Oracle
4 13 (16.67%) Sun
5 10 (12.82%) NetIQ
6 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.97%) Splunk
8 5 (6.41%) Websense
8 5 (6.41%) Clearswift
8 5 (6.41%) Webroot
8 5 (6.41%) Postini
9 4 (5.13%) Qualys
9 4 (5.13%) Juniper
10 3 (3.85%) McAfee
10 3 (3.85%) Tufin
10 3 (3.85%) AlgoSec
11 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
11 2 (2.56%) HP
11 2 (2.56%) Dell
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