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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 558 594 606
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 64 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.086% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.092% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 52 39 15
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £41,650 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 11 £55,000 +18.27% 4
Ealing - 2 £39,250 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (59.79%) Information Security
2 43 (44.33%) Finance
3 33 (34.02%) CISSP
4 31 (31.96%) Degree
5 29 (29.90%) Cyber Security
6 27 (27.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (26.80%) Firewall
8 21 (21.65%) SQL
9 20 (20.62%) Linux
10 19 (19.59%) Network Security
11 18 (18.56%) Bash Shell
11 18 (18.56%) Project Planning
12 16 (16.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (15.46%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (15.46%) Incident Management
13 15 (15.46%) Windows
14 14 (14.43%) ITIL
14 14 (14.43%) CISM
14 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
14 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
15 13 (13.40%) Internet
16 11 (11.34%) SIEM
17 10 (10.31%) Security Testing
17 10 (10.31%) Cisco
17 10 (10.31%) Oracle
17 10 (10.31%) Risk Assessment
18 9 (9.28%) Investment Management
19 8 (8.25%) Business Continuity
19 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.80%) Firewall
2 19 (19.59%) Network Security
3 13 (13.40%) Internet
4 4 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.09%) TACACS
6 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) VPN
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle Reports
General
1 43 (44.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Banking
2 7 (7.22%) Retail
2 7 (7.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Law
3 2 (2.06%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Management Information System
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Online Banking
2 7 (7.22%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Cryptography
3 5 (5.15%) PKI
4 4 (4.12%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.62%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Windows
3 4 (4.12%) UNIX
4 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.79%) Information Security
2 29 (29.90%) Cyber Security
3 18 (18.56%) Project Planning
4 16 (16.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 15 (15.46%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (15.46%) Incident Management
6 14 (14.43%) ITIL
7 11 (11.34%) SIEM
8 10 (10.31%) Security Testing
8 10 (10.31%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (9.28%) Investment Management
10 8 (8.25%) Business Continuity
10 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (6.19%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.15%) Identity Management
13 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.12%) Digital Forensics
14 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) SQL
2 18 (18.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.03%) Python
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (34.02%) CISSP
2 31 (31.96%) Degree
3 14 (14.43%) CISM
4 7 (7.22%) Security+ Certification
4 7 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.22%) SSCP
5 5 (5.15%) GSEC
6 4 (4.12%) CSSLP
6 4 (4.12%) CISMP
7 2 (2.06%) CHFI
7 2 (2.06%) GCIA
7 2 (2.06%) CEH
7 2 (2.06%) GCIH
7 2 (2.06%) CISA
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.03%) GCWN
8 1 (1.03%) GIAC
8 1 (1.03%) CRISC
8 1 (1.03%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.15%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.12%) HIPAA
4 2 (2.06%) COBIT
5 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) Oracle
1 10 (10.31%) Cisco
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Qualys
3 4 (4.12%) VMware
4 3 (3.09%) FireEye
5 2 (2.06%) Sourcefire
5 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.03%) Symantec
6 1 (1.03%) Websense
6 1 (1.03%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.03%) Juniper
6 1 (1.03%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.03%) F5
6 1 (1.03%) LogRhythm
West London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago