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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 371 442 497
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 293 241 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.56% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 260 184 199
Median salary £55,000 £51,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -0.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
39261 41575 47018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.75% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34088 35095 39319
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +15 40 £60,000 +14.28% 12
Harrow - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £53,500 -
Bromley - 2 £52,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (65.55%) Information Security
2 281 (46.99%) CISSP
3 230 (38.46%) Finance
4 198 (33.11%) Firewall
5 197 (32.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 174 (29.10%) SIEM
7 165 (27.59%) CISM
8 138 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
9 137 (22.91%) Windows
10 127 (21.24%) Security Operations
11 121 (20.23%) Vulnerability Management
12 117 (19.57%) Management Information System
13 113 (18.90%) Penetration Testing
14 105 (17.56%) ITIL
15 104 (17.39%) Degree
16 94 (15.72%) Network Security
17 86 (14.38%) Cisco
18 83 (13.88%) Risk Management
19 80 (13.38%) CEH
19 80 (13.38%) Microsoft
20 77 (12.88%) Banking
21 73 (12.21%) Internet
22 72 (12.04%) Data Protection
22 72 (12.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 67 (11.20%) CISA
23 67 (11.20%) GIAC
24 66 (11.04%) Linux
25 65 (10.87%) ISMS
26 63 (10.54%) Risk Assessment
27 58 (9.70%) Unix

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 7 (1.17%) IBM Notes
2 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.33%) Apache
3 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.50%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 198 (33.11%) Firewall
2 94 (15.72%) Network Security
3 73 (12.21%) Internet
4 43 (7.19%) TCP/IP
5 40 (6.69%) Intranet
6 39 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 37 (6.19%) LAN
7 37 (6.19%) WAN
8 25 (4.18%) Wireshark
9 23 (3.85%) tcpdump
10 22 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (3.68%) HTTP
10 22 (3.68%) Wireless
11 17 (2.84%) DNS
12 14 (2.34%) VPN
13 12 (2.01%) Reverse Proxy
14 11 (1.84%) NetScaler
15 10 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (1.67%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (1.67%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.34%) Big Data
2 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (0.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.33%) MySQL
4 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (3.34%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.67%) AppScan
3 2 (0.33%) Burp Suite
3 2 (0.33%) Selenium
4 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 230 (38.46%) Finance
2 77 (12.88%) Banking
3 45 (7.53%) Law
4 33 (5.52%) Legal
5 24 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.34%) Advertising
7 14 (2.34%) Marketing
8 13 (2.17%) Retail
9 10 (1.67%) Electronics
9 10 (1.67%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.17%) International Banking
10 7 (1.17%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.67%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.50%) Local Government
13 2 (0.33%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.84%) .NET
2 3 (0.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (0.50%) HTML
2 3 (0.50%) REST
3 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 117 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 58 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.86%) Cyberthreat
4 37 (6.19%) SWIFT
5 31 (5.18%) Data Protection Act
6 23 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.85%) PKI
7 20 (3.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (2.84%) Cryptography
8 17 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
9 16 (2.68%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.34%) Cyber Attack
11 13 (2.17%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.51%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.34%) BYOD
14 6 (1.00%) Fintech
15 5 (0.84%) Smartphone
16 4 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.67%) PACS
16 4 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.91%) Windows
2 66 (11.04%) Linux
3 58 (9.70%) Unix
4 29 (4.85%) Windows Server
5 25 (4.18%) Solaris
6 15 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.84%) FreeBSD
7 11 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.67%) Android
9 5 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.67%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.33%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (65.55%) Information Security
2 174 (29.10%) SIEM
3 138 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 127 (21.24%) Security Operations
5 121 (20.23%) Vulnerability Management
6 113 (18.90%) Penetration Testing
7 105 (17.56%) ITIL
8 83 (13.88%) Risk Management
9 72 (12.04%) Data Protection
9 72 (12.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 65 (10.87%) ISMS
11 63 (10.54%) Risk Assessment
12 51 (8.53%) Security Management
13 50 (8.36%) Information Security Management
14 44 (7.36%) IT Audit
15 42 (7.02%) Ethical Hacking
16 41 (6.86%) Incident Management
17 35 (5.85%) Internal Audit
18 34 (5.69%) Security Testing
18 34 (5.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 57 (9.53%) SQL
2 37 (6.19%) PowerShell
3 35 (5.85%) Perl
4 33 (5.52%) Python
5 15 (2.51%) Bash Shell
6 14 (2.34%) Ruby
7 12 (2.01%) C#
8 9 (1.51%) Java
9 6 (1.00%) PHP
10 4 (0.67%) C++
11 3 (0.50%) C
11 3 (0.50%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.50%) VB
12 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 281 (46.99%) CISSP
2 165 (27.59%) CISM
3 104 (17.39%) Degree
4 80 (13.38%) CEH
5 67 (11.20%) CISA
5 67 (11.20%) GIAC
6 55 (9.20%) SANS
7 54 (9.03%) GCIH
8 52 (8.70%) CISMP
9 30 (5.02%) GCIA
10 29 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (3.18%) CRISC
11 19 (3.18%) Security Cleared
12 17 (2.84%) SC Cleared
13 14 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (2.34%) Security+ Certification
13 14 (2.34%) SSCP
14 13 (2.17%) CCNP
15 11 (1.84%) CCNA
16 10 (1.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (32.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (9.36%) PCI DSS
3 34 (5.69%) COBIT
4 17 (2.84%) QA
5 13 (2.17%) SLA
6 7 (1.17%) COSO
6 7 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 6 (1.00%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.84%) ISO22301
9 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.17%) GPG13
11 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 43 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.85%) Snort
3 7 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 55 (9.20%) Nessus
2 24 (4.01%) EnCase
3 17 (2.84%) Nmap
4 14 (2.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 13 (2.17%) SCCM
6 10 (1.67%) Cacti
6 10 (1.67%) Nagios
6 10 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (1.17%) QRadar
8 6 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.00%) Nexpose
8 6 (1.00%) OpenVAS
9 5 (0.84%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.67%) Proventia
10 4 (0.67%) Puppet
10 4 (0.67%) RSA enVision
11 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.33%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.33%) WebInspect
12 1 (0.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 86 (14.38%) Cisco
2 80 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.69%) Palo Alto
4 32 (5.35%) Remedy
5 29 (4.85%) Splunk
6 26 (4.35%) F5
6 26 (4.35%) Qualys
7 25 (4.18%) Juniper
8 22 (3.68%) Intel Security
9 19 (3.18%) Citrix
10 17 (2.84%) VMware
11 16 (2.68%) Cyber-Ark
12 15 (2.51%) Forcepoint
13 14 (2.34%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.01%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.67%) Extreme Networks
15 10 (1.67%) Fortinet
15 10 (1.67%) Riverbed
15 10 (1.67%) SAP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Boden
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Schroders plc
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum BONUS / PENSION /STOCKS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, United Kingdom
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £48500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Canary Wharf, London, South East, United Kingdom
BGC Partners
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £95,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago