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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 592 606 561
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 35 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 23
Average salary £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
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
41030 45957 40997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.83% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34695 38483 34477
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 27 May 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 May 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 +50 13 £46,750 -28.07%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (61.54%) Information Security
2 31 (39.74%) CISSP
3 25 (32.05%) Finance
4 24 (30.77%) Network Security
5 21 (26.92%) Windows
6 20 (25.64%) Degree
7 17 (21.79%) Firewall
8 16 (20.51%) Management Information System
8 16 (20.51%) ITIL
9 14 (17.95%) Internet
9 14 (17.95%) SIEM
10 13 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (16.67%) Linux
10 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.10%) Banking
12 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (14.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (12.82%) Law
14 9 (11.54%) VPN
14 9 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (11.54%) Cyber Security
15 8 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
15 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
15 8 (10.26%) UNIX
15 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (8.97%) Security+ Certification
16 7 (8.97%) SSCP
16 7 (8.97%) CISM
16 7 (8.97%) Cisco

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) Network Security
2 17 (21.79%) Firewall
3 14 (17.95%) Internet
4 9 (11.54%) VPN
5 6 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 5 (6.41%) DNS
6 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.13%) SSL
7 4 (5.13%) POP3
7 4 (5.13%) SMTP
7 4 (5.13%) IMAP
8 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.56%) LAN
9 2 (2.56%) WAN
10 1 (1.28%) Wireless
10 1 (1.28%) Wireless Security
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Law
4 6 (7.69%) Legal
4 6 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.41%) Retail
5 5 (6.41%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) SAML
1 4 (5.13%) OAuth
1 4 (5.13%) REST
1 4 (5.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (6.41%) Cryptography
3 5 (6.41%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) UNIX
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 48 (61.54%) Information Security
2 16 (20.51%) ITIL
3 14 (17.95%) SIEM
4 13 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (11.54%) Cyber Security
7 8 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.97%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.69%) Identity Management
9 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.69%) Investment Management
10 5 (6.41%) Security Testing
10 5 (6.41%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (5.13%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 4 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.13%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) Perl
2 4 (5.13%) PHP
3 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (39.74%) CISSP
2 20 (25.64%) Degree
3 7 (8.97%) CEH
3 7 (8.97%) SSCP
3 7 (8.97%) CISM
3 7 (8.97%) Security+ Certification
4 5 (6.41%) GSEC
4 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.56%) GCIH
5 2 (2.56%) CISMP
5 2 (2.56%) CHFI
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCSP
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) GCIA
6 1 (1.28%) CISA
6 1 (1.28%) GCWN
6 1 (1.28%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.13%) COBIT
2 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Snort
3 4 (5.13%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco
3 4 (5.13%) Websense
3 4 (5.13%) Clearswift
3 4 (5.13%) Webroot
3 4 (5.13%) Postini
3 4 (5.13%) Splunk
4 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.56%) Qualys
4 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 2 (2.56%) Fortinet
4 2 (2.56%) HP
4 2 (2.56%) Dell
4 2 (2.56%) Juniper
4 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.56%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.28%) Symantec
5 1 (1.28%) McAfee
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Sun
London
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago