The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 409 496 508
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 205 142 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 184 132 94
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
38709 40323 40040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32647 33078 34028
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +25 68 £53,500 +1.90% 10
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Uxbridge 0 1 £45,000 -28.57%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 316 (71.49%) Information Security
2 198 (44.80%) CISSP
3 147 (33.26%) Finance
4 134 (30.32%) Firewall
5 117 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 106 (23.98%) Windows
7 84 (19.00%) Degree
8 82 (18.55%) Banking
9 79 (17.87%) Network Security
9 79 (17.87%) PCI DSS
10 76 (17.19%) CISM
11 75 (16.97%) Management Information System
12 62 (14.03%) Law
13 59 (13.35%) SIEM
14 57 (12.90%) Linux
15 54 (12.22%) Vulnerability Management
16 52 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 52 (11.76%) ITIL
16 52 (11.76%) Risk Management
17 47 (10.63%) UNIX
18 46 (10.41%) COBIT
19 43 (9.73%) Information Assurance
20 42 (9.50%) Cyber Security
21 41 (9.28%) Incident Management
21 41 (9.28%) CheckPoint
22 40 (9.05%) TCP/IP
22 40 (9.05%) Cisco
23 39 (8.82%) Microsoft
23 39 (8.82%) Business Continuity
24 36 (8.14%) Kalman Filter

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.36%) Apache
2 2 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.68%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (30.32%) Firewall
2 79 (17.87%) Network Security
3 40 (9.05%) TCP/IP
4 36 (8.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 35 (7.92%) VPN
6 33 (7.47%) Internet
7 19 (4.30%) WAN
8 17 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (3.85%) LAN
9 13 (2.94%) DNS
9 13 (2.94%) Wireshark
10 12 (2.71%) Wireless
11 11 (2.49%) SSL
12 10 (2.26%) SMTP
12 10 (2.26%) Intranet
13 8 (1.81%) Reverse Proxy
14 7 (1.58%) MPLS
15 6 (1.36%) LDAP
16 5 (1.13%) EIGRP
16 5 (1.13%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (1.13%) MySQL
3 2 (0.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.45%) Big Data
4 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Metasploit
General
1 147 (33.26%) Finance
2 82 (18.55%) Banking
3 62 (14.03%) Law
4 19 (4.30%) Legal
5 17 (3.85%) Retail
6 12 (2.71%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.26%) Publishing
8 9 (2.04%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.58%) Marketing
11 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.13%) Advertising
13 4 (0.90%) Back Office
14 3 (0.68%) Games
15 1 (0.23%) Front Office
15 1 (0.23%) Local Government
15 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.26%) SAML
1 10 (2.26%) REST
1 10 (2.26%) OAuth
2 6 (1.36%) Middleware
3 5 (1.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 75 (16.97%) Management Information System
2 52 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.07%) Client/Server
4 17 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (2.49%) Mobile Banking
7 10 (2.26%) SWIFT
8 9 (2.04%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.81%) PKI
10 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.90%) Blog
12 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
13 1 (0.23%) Open Source
13 1 (0.23%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.23%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.23%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.23%) Java Card
13 1 (0.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 106 (23.98%) Windows
2 57 (12.90%) Linux
3 47 (10.63%) UNIX
4 16 (3.62%) Solaris
5 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (71.49%) Information Security
2 59 (13.35%) SIEM
3 54 (12.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 52 (11.76%) ITIL
4 52 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 43 (9.73%) Information Assurance
6 42 (9.50%) Cyber Security
7 41 (9.28%) Incident Management
8 39 (8.82%) Business Continuity
9 36 (8.14%) Kalman Filter
9 36 (8.14%) Penetration Testing
10 34 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 31 (7.01%) Risk Assessment
12 29 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 28 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 28 (6.33%) Data Protection
14 26 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 26 (5.88%) Identity Management
15 25 (5.66%) Security Architecture
16 24 (5.43%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.26%) Java
2 8 (1.81%) SQL
3 7 (1.58%) Perl
4 5 (1.13%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.13%) PHP
4 5 (1.13%) C
5 2 (0.45%) Ruby
5 2 (0.45%) C#
5 2 (0.45%) C++
5 2 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 198 (44.80%) CISSP
2 84 (19.00%) Degree
3 76 (17.19%) CISM
4 33 (7.47%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (5.66%) CISA
5 25 (5.66%) CEH
5 25 (5.66%) GIAC
6 19 (4.30%) CCNA
6 19 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (3.39%) SSCP
8 13 (2.94%) MCP
8 13 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.94%) CISMP
8 13 (2.94%) GCIA
8 13 (2.94%) GCIH
8 13 (2.94%) Security+ Certification
9 11 (2.49%) MCSA
9 11 (2.49%) ISSAP
9 11 (2.49%) ISSMP
10 10 (2.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (17.87%) PCI DSS
3 46 (10.41%) COBIT
4 24 (5.43%) QA
4 24 (5.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (2.04%) BS7799
5 9 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 8 (1.81%) SLA
7 5 (1.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.45%) MiFID
8 2 (0.45%) Basel II
8 2 (0.45%) EMIR
8 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 32 (7.24%) Snort
2 28 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.13%) SpamAssassin
4 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.45%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.23%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 13 (2.94%) Nessus
2 9 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (1.81%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (1.13%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (0.68%) CORE IMPACT
5 3 (0.68%) OpenView
6 2 (0.45%) SCCM
6 2 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.23%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 41 (9.28%) CheckPoint
2 40 (9.05%) Cisco
3 39 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 28 (6.33%) Qualys
5 21 (4.75%) McAfee
6 18 (4.07%) VMware
6 18 (4.07%) Cyber-Ark
7 17 (3.85%) Symantec
8 12 (2.71%) Blue Coat
9 11 (2.49%) Splunk
9 11 (2.49%) Oracle
9 11 (2.49%) HP
10 9 (2.04%) F5
10 9 (2.04%) MobileIron
10 9 (2.04%) Websense
10 9 (2.04%) Juniper
11 8 (1.81%) Sun
12 7 (1.58%) ArcSight
12 7 (1.58%) IronPort
13 6 (1.36%) Citrix
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum + Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Coral Racing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + £5K on call + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Macmillan
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £250 - £325 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Career progression
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago