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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 586 604 619
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 40 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.054% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.058% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 20
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +7.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 +22 25 £47,250 -0.52%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (65.85%) CISSP
2 51 (62.20%) Information Security
3 42 (51.22%) Finance
4 35 (42.68%) Firewall
5 24 (29.27%) Degree
6 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (25.61%) SIEM
7 21 (25.61%) Cisco
7 21 (25.61%) UNIX
7 21 (25.61%) Windows
8 20 (24.39%) VPN
8 20 (24.39%) Identity Management
8 20 (24.39%) Risk Management
8 20 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (23.17%) Kalman Filter
10 17 (20.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (20.73%) Cyber Security
10 17 (20.73%) Management Information System
10 17 (20.73%) Symantec
11 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (19.51%) Sun
11 16 (19.51%) CCSP
11 16 (19.51%) Oracle
11 16 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (18.29%) CEH
12 15 (18.29%) CISM
13 14 (17.07%) Security Management
14 13 (15.85%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (15.85%) Ethical Hacking
15 12 (14.63%) Oracle Identity Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) SmartSuite
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (42.68%) Firewall
2 20 (24.39%) VPN
3 16 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (9.76%) Internet
5 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.10%) LAN
6 3 (3.66%) POP3
6 3 (3.66%) SMTP
6 3 (3.66%) DNS
6 3 (3.66%) SSL
6 3 (3.66%) IMAP
7 2 (2.44%) WAN
8 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.66%) MySQL
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 42 (51.22%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Law
3 7 (8.54%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Legal
5 4 (4.88%) Advertising
6 2 (2.44%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) UNIX
1 21 (25.61%) Windows
2 6 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (62.20%) Information Security
2 21 (25.61%) SIEM
3 20 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (24.39%) Risk Management
3 20 (24.39%) Identity Management
4 19 (23.17%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (20.73%) Cyber Security
5 17 (20.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (17.07%) Security Management
7 13 (15.85%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (15.85%) Ethical Hacking
8 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.76%) Information Security Management
10 7 (8.54%) Data Security
10 7 (8.54%) ITIL
10 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
10 7 (8.54%) ISMS
11 6 (7.32%) Investment Management
12 5 (6.10%) Vulnerability Management
13 4 (4.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) Perl
1 4 (4.88%) C
2 3 (3.66%) Java
2 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.66%) PHP
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) Python
3 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (65.85%) CISSP
2 24 (29.27%) Degree
3 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (19.51%) CCSP
4 15 (18.29%) CISM
4 15 (18.29%) CEH
5 6 (7.32%) OSCP
5 6 (7.32%) GIAC
6 2 (2.44%) CRISC
6 2 (2.44%) CISA
6 2 (2.44%) GCIH
7 1 (1.22%) GCFA
7 1 (1.22%) GCIA
7 1 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.22%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.54%) QA
3 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (3.66%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Cisco
2 17 (20.73%) Symantec
3 16 (19.51%) Sun
3 16 (19.51%) Oracle
4 9 (10.98%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.76%) NetIQ
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.66%) Juniper
7 3 (3.66%) McAfee
7 3 (3.66%) Websense
7 3 (3.66%) Clearswift
7 3 (3.66%) Webroot
7 3 (3.66%) Postini
7 3 (3.66%) Tufin
7 3 (3.66%) Splunk
7 3 (3.66%) AlgoSec
7 3 (3.66%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm