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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 420 464 492
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 215 221 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 172 200 109
Average salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
41526 46647 41856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.32% 93.67% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 39201 35196
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -3 43 £52,500 -8.69% 7
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 282 (65.73%) Information Security
2 167 (38.93%) Finance
3 138 (32.17%) CISSP
4 128 (29.84%) Firewall
5 109 (25.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 94 (21.91%) Windows
7 80 (18.65%) Cyber Security
8 76 (17.72%) SIEM
9 70 (16.32%) Network Security
10 68 (15.85%) Management Information System
11 67 (15.62%) Linux
12 66 (15.38%) ITIL
13 63 (14.69%) CISM
14 62 (14.45%) Banking
15 61 (14.22%) Degree
16 60 (13.99%) Penetration Testing
16 60 (13.99%) Vulnerability Management
17 57 (13.29%) Intrusion Detection
18 55 (12.82%) Incident Management
19 51 (11.89%) TCP/IP
19 51 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
20 46 (10.72%) Internet
21 43 (10.02%) Risk Assessment
22 41 (9.56%) PCI DSS
23 40 (9.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 38 (8.86%) Law
24 38 (8.86%) CISA
24 38 (8.86%) Data Protection
25 36 (8.39%) Identity Management
26 35 (8.16%) UNIX

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (1.86%) Apache
2 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (0.93%) SAS
3 4 (0.93%) IIS
4 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) GNU Octave
3 3 (0.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.47%) Line 500
3 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 128 (29.84%) Firewall
2 70 (16.32%) Network Security
3 57 (13.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 51 (11.89%) TCP/IP
5 46 (10.72%) Internet
6 31 (7.23%) VPN
7 14 (3.26%) LAN
7 14 (3.26%) WAN
7 14 (3.26%) Wireless
8 13 (3.03%) Wireshark
9 10 (2.33%) DNS
10 9 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
11 8 (1.86%) SSL
12 7 (1.63%) LDAP
13 6 (1.40%) SAN
13 6 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (1.40%) MPLS
14 5 (1.17%) IMAP
14 5 (1.17%) POP3
14 5 (1.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.33%) MySQL
2 7 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.40%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (1.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.17%) HBase
4 5 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.70%) Big Data
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
General
1 167 (38.93%) Finance
2 62 (14.45%) Banking
3 38 (8.86%) Law
4 22 (5.13%) Legal
5 14 (3.26%) Financial Institution
5 14 (3.26%) Retail
6 13 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 10 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.40%) Advertising
10 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.93%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.70%) International Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Games
12 2 (0.47%) Marketing
12 2 (0.47%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.33%) Regular Expression
2 9 (2.10%) REST
3 8 (1.86%) OAuth
3 8 (1.86%) .NET
3 8 (1.86%) SAML
4 5 (1.17%) XML
5 4 (0.93%) Middleware
6 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.47%) JSP
7 1 (0.23%) Web Services
7 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.23%) Java EE
7 1 (0.23%) HTML
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.85%) Management Information System
2 51 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.50%) PKI
4 15 (3.50%) Cryptography
5 14 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (3.03%) Online Banking
6 13 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
7 8 (1.86%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.86%) Blog
8 7 (1.63%) Statistics
8 7 (1.63%) Hedge funds
8 7 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.63%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.70%) CESG
11 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.47%) BYOD
12 2 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 94 (21.91%) Windows
2 67 (15.62%) Linux
3 35 (8.16%) UNIX
4 8 (1.86%) Solaris
5 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (65.73%) Information Security
2 80 (18.65%) Cyber Security
3 76 (17.72%) SIEM
4 66 (15.38%) ITIL
5 60 (13.99%) Penetration Testing
5 60 (13.99%) Vulnerability Management
6 55 (12.82%) Incident Management
7 43 (10.02%) Risk Assessment
8 40 (9.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 38 (8.86%) Data Protection
10 36 (8.39%) Identity Management
11 32 (7.46%) Business Continuity
11 32 (7.46%) Security Management
11 32 (7.46%) Risk Management
12 30 (6.99%) Information Security Management
13 25 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (5.83%) Mentoring
14 23 (5.36%) Security Architecture
14 23 (5.36%) Malware Analysis
14 23 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.53%) SQL
2 17 (3.96%) Java
3 15 (3.50%) Perl
4 11 (2.56%) Python
5 10 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.40%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.17%) PHP
7 5 (1.17%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.17%) R
7 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.70%) C#
9 2 (0.47%) C++
9 2 (0.47%) C
9 2 (0.47%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 138 (32.17%) CISSP
2 63 (14.69%) CISM
3 61 (14.22%) Degree
4 38 (8.86%) CISA
5 20 (4.66%) GCIH
5 20 (4.66%) CRISC
6 19 (4.43%) CEH
7 18 (4.20%) SSCP
7 18 (4.20%) Security+ Certification
8 16 (3.73%) GIAC
9 15 (3.50%) GCIA
10 13 (3.03%) GSEC
10 13 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.63%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.93%) CCNA
14 4 (0.93%) GCED
14 4 (0.93%) ISSAP
14 4 (0.93%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (25.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (9.56%) PCI DSS
3 22 (5.13%) COBIT
4 17 (3.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 17 (3.96%) QA
5 4 (0.93%) SLA
6 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.47%) BS7799
7 2 (0.47%) Basel II
7 2 (0.47%) MiFID
7 2 (0.47%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.47%) EMIR
7 2 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 33 (7.69%) Snort
2 26 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.17%) SpamAssassin
5 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.47%) XenApp
6 2 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.86%) Nessus
2 7 (1.63%) MIMEsweeper
3 4 (0.93%) OpenView
4 1 (0.23%) Nmap
4 1 (0.23%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 30 (6.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.66%) Cisco
3 18 (4.20%) Splunk
4 14 (3.26%) CheckPoint
5 13 (3.03%) Citrix
6 12 (2.80%) McAfee
6 12 (2.80%) Qualys
7 11 (2.56%) VMware
7 11 (2.56%) HP
7 11 (2.56%) ArcSight
8 10 (2.33%) Websense
9 9 (2.10%) Cyber-Ark
10 8 (1.86%) Oracle
11 7 (1.63%) Juniper
12 6 (1.40%) IBM
13 5 (1.17%) Clearswift
13 5 (1.17%) Webroot
13 5 (1.17%) Postini
13 5 (1.17%) F5
13 5 (1.17%) WorldPay
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £57,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
GDIT
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60 - £70 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 12.5% Bonus, attractive pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Morden
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Croydon
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago