The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 338 388 412
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 303 299 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.68% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.71% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 274 265 247
Median salary £60,250 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the London region.

Security Analyst Salary Trend in London

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Security Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +72 45 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Canary Wharf +3 3 £60,000 -17.24%
Bromley - 3 £50,000 -
Harrow +11 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 392 (62.42%) Information Security
2 278 (44.27%) CISSP
3 233 (37.10%) Finance
4 210 (33.44%) SIEM
5 209 (33.28%) Cybersecurity
6 187 (29.78%) Firewall
7 171 (27.23%) Penetration Testing
8 159 (25.32%) CISM
9 154 (24.52%) Security Operations
10 140 (22.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 138 (21.97%) Windows
12 114 (18.15%) CISA
12 114 (18.15%) Vulnerability Management
13 96 (15.29%) Risk Management
14 84 (13.38%) Python
15 83 (13.22%) Network Security
15 83 (13.22%) Data Protection
16 81 (12.90%) Cisco
17 80 (12.74%) GIAC
18 79 (12.58%) CEH
19 78 (12.42%) Management Information System
20 74 (11.78%) PCI DSS
21 71 (11.31%) Banking
22 68 (10.83%) Linux
22 68 (10.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 67 (10.67%) Degree
23 67 (10.67%) Incident Management
24 64 (10.19%) Security Architecture
25 62 (9.87%) TCP/IP
26 60 (9.55%) Security Operations Centre

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.43%) Skype for Business
2 7 (1.11%) IIS
3 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Apache
4 1 (0.16%) Confluence
4 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.16%) nginx
4 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (1.75%) MS Office
2 9 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.23%) assyst
2 6 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.96%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 3 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.96%) SaaS
3 4 (0.64%) Office 365
4 3 (0.48%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (29.78%) Firewall
2 83 (13.22%) Network Security
3 62 (9.87%) TCP/IP
4 39 (6.21%) WAN
5 36 (5.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 36 (5.73%) LAN
6 29 (4.62%) Internet
7 25 (3.98%) HTTP
8 18 (2.87%) DNS
9 16 (2.55%) VPN
10 15 (2.39%) Intranet
10 15 (2.39%) Wireless
11 14 (2.23%) MPLS
11 14 (2.23%) SSL
12 13 (2.07%) VLAN
13 11 (1.75%) Wireshark
13 11 (1.75%) WLAN
14 10 (1.59%) DMZ
15 9 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (1.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.55%) Big Data
2 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.16%) MySQL
2 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (1.43%) AppScan
1 9 (1.43%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.32%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 233 (37.10%) Finance
2 71 (11.31%) Banking
3 33 (5.25%) Retail
4 31 (4.94%) Legal
5 23 (3.66%) Law
6 13 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.91%) Games
8 8 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.11%) Advertising
9 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.11%) Marketing
10 6 (0.96%) Electronics
10 6 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.64%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.48%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) International Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.32%) .NET
1 2 (0.32%) Sass
2 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.16%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.16%) HTML
2 1 (0.16%) MCollective
2 1 (0.16%) REST
2 1 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 78 (12.42%) Management Information System
2 60 (9.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 56 (8.92%) Data Protection Act
4 33 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.50%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (2.39%) Cyber Attack
7 15 (2.39%) Cyberthreat
7 15 (2.39%) Fintech
7 15 (2.39%) SWIFT
8 13 (2.07%) Statistics
9 12 (1.91%) BYOD
9 12 (1.91%) Cryptography
9 12 (1.91%) PKI
10 11 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.75%) RSA SecurID
11 10 (1.59%) Shadow IT
12 8 (1.27%) Online Banking
13 7 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 138 (21.97%) Windows
2 68 (10.83%) Linux
3 46 (7.32%) Unix
4 22 (3.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.64%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.32%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.32%) Solaris
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (62.42%) Information Security
2 210 (33.44%) SIEM
3 209 (33.28%) Cybersecurity
4 171 (27.23%) Penetration Testing
5 154 (24.52%) Security Operations
6 114 (18.15%) Vulnerability Management
7 96 (15.29%) Risk Management
8 83 (13.22%) Data Protection
9 68 (10.83%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 67 (10.67%) Incident Management
11 64 (10.19%) Security Architecture
12 59 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (9.24%) ITIL
14 43 (6.85%) OWASP
15 40 (6.37%) Ethical Hacking
16 37 (5.89%) Malware Analysis
16 37 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 34 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
18 33 (5.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 29 (4.62%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 84 (13.38%) Python
2 46 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 39 (6.21%) SQL
4 20 (3.18%) Perl
5 17 (2.71%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.07%) Bash Shell
7 12 (1.91%) Ruby
8 10 (1.59%) C
8 10 (1.59%) PHP
9 9 (1.43%) Java
10 7 (1.11%) C++
11 6 (0.96%) VB
12 4 (0.64%) C#
12 4 (0.64%) Korn
13 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.16%) Scala
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 278 (44.27%) CISSP
2 159 (25.32%) CISM
3 114 (18.15%) CISA
4 80 (12.74%) GIAC
5 79 (12.58%) CEH
6 67 (10.67%) Degree
7 54 (8.60%) SANS
8 35 (5.57%) CISMP
8 35 (5.57%) GCIH
9 33 (5.25%) GCIA
10 26 (4.14%) Security Cleared
11 21 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (3.34%) SC Cleared
12 19 (3.03%) GSEC
13 16 (2.55%) CRISC
14 13 (2.07%) OSCP
15 10 (1.59%) CCNP
15 10 (1.59%) ISACA
16 9 (1.43%) CompTIA Security+
16 9 (1.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (22.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (11.78%) PCI DSS
3 36 (5.73%) COBIT
4 23 (3.66%) SLA
5 12 (1.91%) QA
6 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.48%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.32%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.16%) COSO
9 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.16%) ISO27005
System Software
1 52 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.57%) Snort
3 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 47 (7.48%) Nessus
2 21 (3.34%) McAfee ePO
3 20 (3.18%) SCCM
4 19 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 16 (2.55%) Nexpose
6 15 (2.39%) EnCase
7 13 (2.07%) Puppet
8 10 (1.59%) OpenVAS
8 10 (1.59%) QRadar
9 9 (1.43%) Proventia
9 9 (1.43%) RSA Archer
10 7 (1.11%) AirWatch
11 6 (0.96%) HP Fortify
11 6 (0.96%) Nmap
11 6 (0.96%) WSUS
12 4 (0.64%) RSA enVision
13 2 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
13 2 (0.32%) WebInspect
14 1 (0.16%) Ansible
14 1 (0.16%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 81 (12.90%) Cisco
2 45 (7.17%) Intel Security
3 44 (7.01%) Splunk
4 43 (6.85%) Qualys
5 41 (6.53%) Microsoft
6 34 (5.41%) Palo Alto
7 27 (4.30%) CheckPoint
8 21 (3.34%) Forcepoint
9 20 (3.18%) Cyber-Ark
9 20 (3.18%) LogRhythm
9 20 (3.18%) VMware
10 18 (2.87%) Citrix
11 16 (2.55%) HP
12 15 (2.39%) ProCurve
12 15 (2.39%) ScanSafe
13 14 (2.23%) Riverbed
14 13 (2.07%) F5
14 13 (2.07%) Fortinet
15 12 (1.91%) Juniper
16 11 (1.75%) Symantec
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