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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 383 411 500
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 305 265 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 264 213 199
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,464
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
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 3 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 3 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 +18 38 £60,000 +10.90% 7
Harrow - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £53,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 405 (67.61%) Information Security
2 274 (45.74%) CISSP
3 231 (38.56%) Finance
4 205 (34.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 202 (33.72%) Firewall
6 159 (26.54%) SIEM
7 155 (25.88%) CISM
8 149 (24.87%) Windows
9 126 (21.04%) Cybersecurity
10 125 (20.87%) Security Operations
11 123 (20.53%) ITIL
12 122 (20.37%) Management Information System
13 117 (19.53%) Degree
14 115 (19.20%) Vulnerability Management
15 107 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
16 103 (17.20%) Network Security
17 84 (14.02%) Risk Management
17 84 (14.02%) Microsoft
18 83 (13.86%) Internet
19 77 (12.85%) Banking
20 76 (12.69%) Cisco
21 75 (12.52%) Linux
21 75 (12.52%) CEH
22 72 (12.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
23 69 (11.52%) Data Protection
24 67 (11.19%) Risk Assessment
25 65 (10.85%) Unix
26 64 (10.68%) SQL
26 64 (10.68%) CISA
27 62 (10.35%) Analytical Skills

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 6 (1.00%) Apache
2 6 (1.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.33%) IIS
4 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 17 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.50%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 202 (33.72%) Firewall
2 103 (17.20%) Network Security
3 83 (13.86%) Internet
4 45 (7.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 41 (6.84%) Intranet
6 36 (6.01%) LAN
6 36 (6.01%) TCP/IP
6 36 (6.01%) WAN
7 24 (4.01%) Wireshark
8 23 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (3.84%) Wireless
9 21 (3.51%) tcpdump
10 16 (2.67%) HTTP
11 15 (2.50%) DNS
12 14 (2.34%) VPN
13 12 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
14 11 (1.84%) BIG-IP
14 11 (1.84%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (1.84%) FWSM
15 10 (1.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.17%) Big Data
2 7 (1.17%) RDBMS
2 7 (1.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.00%) MySQL
4 2 (0.33%) GIS
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.17%) HBase
5 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (3.01%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.33%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.33%) Selenium
3 1 (0.17%) AppScan
3 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.17%) Subversion
3 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 231 (38.56%) Finance
2 77 (12.85%) Banking
3 42 (7.01%) Law
4 34 (5.68%) Legal
5 22 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.84%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.34%) Retail
8 12 (2.00%) Advertising
9 11 (1.84%) Marketing
10 8 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 7 (1.17%) Electronics
11 7 (1.17%) International Banking
11 7 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Local Government
12 3 (0.50%) Publishing
12 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.17%) Back Office
14 1 (0.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.67%) .NET
2 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (1.17%) REST
3 3 (0.50%) HTML
4 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.17%) CGI
4 1 (0.17%) Middleware
4 1 (0.17%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 122 (20.37%) Management Information System
2 62 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (9.18%) Cyberthreat
4 37 (6.18%) SWIFT
5 32 (5.34%) Computer Science
6 27 (4.51%) Data Protection Act
7 23 (3.84%) PKI
8 22 (3.67%) Cryptography
9 17 (2.84%) Client/Server
10 16 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 13 (2.17%) Data Centre
12 12 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
13 10 (1.67%) Cyber Attack
14 9 (1.50%) Blackberry
15 7 (1.17%) BYOD
16 6 (1.00%) Mathematics
16 6 (1.00%) PACS
17 5 (0.83%) Smartphone
18 4 (0.67%) CESG
18 4 (0.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 149 (24.87%) Windows
2 75 (12.52%) Linux
3 65 (10.85%) Unix
4 27 (4.51%) Solaris
5 26 (4.34%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.84%) FreeBSD
8 11 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.67%) Android
10 5 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.67%) CentOS
11 4 (0.67%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (67.61%) Information Security
2 159 (26.54%) SIEM
3 126 (21.04%) Cybersecurity
4 125 (20.87%) Security Operations
5 123 (20.53%) ITIL
6 115 (19.20%) Vulnerability Management
7 107 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
8 84 (14.02%) Risk Management
9 72 (12.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 69 (11.52%) Data Protection
11 67 (11.19%) Risk Assessment
12 62 (10.35%) ISMS
13 57 (9.52%) Security Management
14 53 (8.85%) Information Security Management
15 43 (7.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 41 (6.84%) IT Audit
17 37 (6.18%) Internal Audit
18 36 (6.01%) Ethical Hacking
19 32 (5.34%) Business Continuity
19 32 (5.34%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (10.68%) SQL
2 38 (6.34%) PowerShell
3 35 (5.84%) Perl
4 30 (5.01%) Python
5 15 (2.50%) C#
6 13 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 11 (1.84%) Ruby
8 8 (1.34%) Java
9 6 (1.00%) PHP
10 4 (0.67%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.50%) VB
12 2 (0.33%) C++
13 1 (0.17%) AWK
13 1 (0.17%) C
13 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.17%) R
13 1 (0.17%) sed
13 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 274 (45.74%) CISSP
2 155 (25.88%) CISM
3 117 (19.53%) Degree
4 75 (12.52%) CEH
5 64 (10.68%) CISA
6 61 (10.18%) GIAC
7 53 (8.85%) SANS
8 52 (8.68%) CISMP
9 51 (8.51%) GCIH
10 29 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (4.34%) GCIA
12 19 (3.17%) Security Cleared
13 18 (3.01%) CRISC
14 15 (2.50%) CCNP
15 14 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
15 14 (2.34%) SC Cleared
15 14 (2.34%) Security+ Certification
15 14 (2.34%) SSCP
16 11 (1.84%) CCNA
16 11 (1.84%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (34.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (10.35%) PCI DSS
3 41 (6.84%) COBIT
4 17 (2.84%) QA
5 11 (1.84%) SLA
6 9 (1.50%) ISO 9001
7 8 (1.34%) ISO27002
8 7 (1.17%) COSO
9 6 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.83%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.17%) GPG13
12 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 47 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 31 (5.18%) Snort
3 7 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 49 (8.18%) Nessus
2 22 (3.67%) EnCase
3 16 (2.67%) Nmap
4 11 (1.84%) Cacti
4 11 (1.84%) Nagios
4 11 (1.84%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (1.50%) SCCM
6 8 (1.34%) QRadar
7 6 (1.00%) Nexpose
8 5 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.67%) Proventia
9 4 (0.67%) RSA Archer
9 4 (0.67%) RSA enVision
10 3 (0.50%) OpenVAS
11 2 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
12 1 (0.17%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.17%) FTK
12 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.17%) Puppet
12 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 84 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 76 (12.69%) Cisco
3 31 (5.18%) Remedy
4 26 (4.34%) Palo Alto
5 25 (4.17%) F5
5 25 (4.17%) Splunk
6 24 (4.01%) Juniper
7 21 (3.51%) Qualys
7 21 (3.51%) VMware
8 18 (3.01%) Citrix
9 17 (2.84%) Intel Security
10 16 (2.67%) Red Hat
11 15 (2.50%) SolarWinds
12 13 (2.17%) Cyber-Ark
12 13 (2.17%) Forcepoint
13 12 (2.00%) CheckPoint
14 11 (1.84%) ArcSight
15 9 (1.50%) Extreme Networks
15 9 (1.50%) Riverbed
16 7 (1.17%) Fortinet
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £4000.00 - £4500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + health, bonus, 6% match
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £95,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London, South East
BookingBug
Salary: £35-£40K
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Central London / West End
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £95,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago