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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 557 610 587
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 46 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.044% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.047% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 26
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +44.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £44,200 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +29.49%
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
39241 40713 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.78% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33105 33367 35450
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 4 March 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 4 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 £56,000 -10.40% 3
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 48 (64.86%) Information Security
2 34 (45.95%) CISSP
3 32 (43.24%) Firewall
4 27 (36.49%) Finance
5 21 (28.38%) Management Information System
5 21 (28.38%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) Banking
6 17 (22.97%) SIEM
7 16 (21.62%) Degree
7 16 (21.62%) Network Security
7 16 (21.62%) UNIX
7 16 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (20.27%) VPN
8 15 (20.27%) Cisco
9 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
10 10 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (13.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
10 10 (13.51%) Law
10 10 (13.51%) Symantec
11 9 (12.16%) CheckPoint
11 9 (12.16%) CISM
11 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
11 9 (12.16%) Linux
11 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (10.81%) CEH
12 8 (10.81%) Snort
12 8 (10.81%) Oracle Identity Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) Firewall
2 16 (21.62%) Network Security
3 15 (20.27%) VPN
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (10.81%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) Wireshark
6 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.76%) DNS
7 4 (5.41%) SSL
7 4 (5.41%) LAN
7 4 (5.41%) WAN
7 4 (5.41%) POP3
7 4 (5.41%) SMTP
7 4 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (5.41%) IMAP
8 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Law
4 7 (9.46%) Legal
5 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
6 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
7 3 (4.05%) Advertising
8 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) SAML
1 7 (9.46%) OAuth
1 7 (9.46%) REST
2 4 (5.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.35%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) UNIX
3 9 (12.16%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Solaris
5 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (64.86%) Information Security
2 17 (22.97%) SIEM
3 16 (21.62%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (13.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (12.16%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (10.81%) ITIL
6 8 (10.81%) Project Management
6 8 (10.81%) Identity Management
7 6 (8.11%) Time Management
7 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.11%) Line Management
8 5 (6.76%) Security Management
8 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.41%) Information Security Management
9 4 (5.41%) Data Security
9 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Investment Management
10 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (4.05%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) Java
1 4 (5.41%) Perl
1 4 (5.41%) PHP
1 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (45.95%) CISSP
2 16 (21.62%) Degree
3 15 (20.27%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (12.16%) CISM
5 8 (10.81%) CEH
5 8 (10.81%) CCSP
6 7 (9.46%) CCNA
7 6 (8.11%) CCSE
8 3 (4.05%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (4.05%) MCSA
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.70%) SSCP
9 2 (2.70%) CISMP
10 1 (1.35%) GCIH
10 1 (1.35%) CISA
10 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.70%) COBIT
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Snort
3 4 (5.41%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (5.41%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Cisco
2 10 (13.51%) Symantec
3 9 (12.16%) CheckPoint
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle
4 8 (10.81%) Sun
5 7 (9.46%) Splunk
6 4 (5.41%) NetIQ
6 4 (5.41%) Websense
6 4 (5.41%) Clearswift
6 4 (5.41%) Webroot
6 4 (5.41%) Postini
6 4 (5.41%) Qualys
7 3 (4.05%) McAfee
8 2 (2.70%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.70%) ArcSight
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