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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 598 618 585
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 34 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.088% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.094% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 22
Average salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
41812 46833 41321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.66% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35435 39378 34737
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +39 8 £46,000 -4.16%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 44 (53.01%) Information Security
2 30 (36.14%) Finance
3 27 (32.53%) CISSP
4 24 (28.92%) Firewall
5 21 (25.30%) Degree
6 18 (21.69%) ITIL
7 17 (20.48%) Network Security
8 15 (18.07%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (18.07%) Internet
9 14 (16.87%) Windows
10 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
11 12 (14.46%) Linux
11 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (13.25%) Banking
12 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
12 11 (13.25%) Cyber Security
13 10 (12.05%) SIEM
13 10 (12.05%) Law
13 10 (12.05%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
14 9 (10.84%) Security Testing
15 8 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
15 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
16 7 (8.43%) Security+ Certification
16 7 (8.43%) Legal
16 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (8.43%) CISM

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.92%) Firewall
2 17 (20.48%) Network Security
3 15 (18.07%) Internet
4 7 (8.43%) VPN
5 6 (7.23%) Wireshark
6 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.02%) DNS
7 4 (4.82%) SSL
7 4 (4.82%) POP3
7 4 (4.82%) SMTP
7 4 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.82%) IMAP
8 3 (3.61%) TACACS
9 1 (1.20%) LAN
9 1 (1.20%) WAN
9 1 (1.20%) Wireless
9 1 (1.20%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
General
1 30 (36.14%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Banking
3 10 (12.05%) Law
4 7 (8.43%) Legal
5 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (6.02%) Retail
6 5 (6.02%) Retail Banking
7 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.41%) SAML
2 2 (2.41%) OAuth
2 2 (2.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Cryptography
4 5 (6.02%) PKI
4 5 (6.02%) Online Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) UNIX
4 2 (2.41%) Solaris
5 1 (1.20%) AIX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Information Security
2 18 (21.69%) ITIL
3 15 (18.07%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (14.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (13.25%) Cyber Security
6 10 (12.05%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (12.05%) SIEM
7 9 (10.84%) Security Testing
7 9 (10.84%) Incident Management
8 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.64%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.02%) Identity Management
12 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (4.82%) Malware Detection\Protection
13 3 (3.61%) DDoS Mitigation
13 3 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
2 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.82%) Java
2 4 (4.82%) Perl
2 4 (4.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) CISSP
2 21 (25.30%) Degree
3 7 (8.43%) SSCP
3 7 (8.43%) CISM
3 7 (8.43%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (7.23%) CEH
5 5 (6.02%) GSEC
5 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.41%) CHFI
6 2 (2.41%) GCIH
6 2 (2.41%) CISA
6 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.20%) CCNA
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.20%) GCIA
7 1 (1.20%) GCWN
7 1 (1.20%) CISMP
7 1 (1.20%) CRISC
7 1 (1.20%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.61%) COBIT
4 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) SpamAssassin
3 2 (2.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco
3 4 (4.82%) Webroot
3 4 (4.82%) Postini
3 4 (4.82%) Websense
3 4 (4.82%) Clearswift
4 2 (2.41%) VMware
4 2 (2.41%) Splunk
4 2 (2.41%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.20%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.20%) Qualys
5 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) Dell
5 1 (1.20%) Juniper
5 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
GDIT
Posted: 7 days ago