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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / London
Rank 313 396 411
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 305 270 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.69% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 261 212 199
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,550 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
31979 39106 38954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.15% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27127 33602 33122
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +47 66 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Canary Wharf -4 12 £45,000 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £34,359 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 397 (64.66%) Information Security
2 247 (40.23%) CISSP
3 228 (37.13%) Cybersecurity
4 214 (34.85%) Finance
5 213 (34.69%) Firewall
6 200 (32.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 184 (29.97%) SIEM
8 180 (29.32%) Penetration Testing
9 142 (23.13%) CISM
10 134 (21.82%) Management Information System
11 127 (20.68%) CISA
12 116 (18.89%) ITIL
13 111 (18.08%) PCI DSS
14 108 (17.59%) Security Architecture
15 101 (16.45%) Security Operations
15 101 (16.45%) Windows
16 91 (14.82%) Vulnerability Management
17 87 (14.17%) CEH
18 86 (14.01%) Risk Management
19 80 (13.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 79 (12.87%) Network Security
21 77 (12.54%) COBIT
22 74 (12.05%) Security Management
23 73 (11.89%) Degree
24 68 (11.07%) Data Protection
25 67 (10.91%) Retail
25 67 (10.91%) Linux
26 63 (10.26%) Python
26 63 (10.26%) Information Security Management
26 63 (10.26%) Risk Assessment

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 8 (1.30%) IIS
2 6 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.16%) nginx
5 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 14 (2.28%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (0.98%) assyst
3 4 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.77%) SaaS
2 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.63%) Office 365
5 8 (1.30%) IaaS
5 8 (1.30%) PaaS
6 6 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 213 (34.69%) Firewall
2 79 (12.87%) Network Security
3 54 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 36 (5.86%) TCP/IP
5 23 (3.75%) Wireless
6 21 (3.42%) DNS
6 21 (3.42%) VPN
7 18 (2.93%) LDAP
7 18 (2.93%) WAN
8 17 (2.77%) Internet
9 15 (2.44%) LAN
10 10 (1.63%) DHCP
10 10 (1.63%) HTTP
10 10 (1.63%) SSL
11 9 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.47%) OSPF
12 8 (1.30%) VLAN
13 7 (1.14%) SAN
14 6 (0.98%) IPsec
14 6 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.14%) Big Data
2 5 (0.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.49%) GIS
4 1 (0.16%) MySQL
4 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.33%) AppScan
General
1 214 (34.85%) Finance
2 67 (10.91%) Retail
3 40 (6.51%) Banking
4 25 (4.07%) Legal
5 19 (3.09%) Law
6 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.49%) Marketing
8 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.61%) SailPoint
1 16 (2.61%) XML
2 4 (0.65%) Web Services
3 3 (0.49%) ELK Stack
3 3 (0.49%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.16%) .NET
4 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.16%) MCollective
4 1 (0.16%) ODBC
4 1 (0.16%) PCRE
4 1 (0.16%) REST
4 1 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 134 (21.82%) Management Information System
2 41 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.89%) Data Protection Act
4 27 (4.40%) Security Operations Centre
5 25 (4.07%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.58%) Cyber Attack
7 20 (3.26%) Cryptography
8 14 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (2.28%) Fintech
9 7 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.14%) Statistics
10 6 (0.98%) Cybercrime
10 6 (0.98%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.81%) BYOD
11 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.65%) PKI
12 4 (0.65%) RSA SecurID
12 4 (0.65%) Shadow IT
13 3 (0.49%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 101 (16.45%) Windows
2 67 (10.91%) Linux
3 32 (5.21%) Unix
4 30 (4.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.98%) Solaris
7 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Android
11 1 (0.16%) KNOPPIX
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (64.66%) Information Security
2 228 (37.13%) Cybersecurity
3 184 (29.97%) SIEM
4 180 (29.32%) Penetration Testing
5 116 (18.89%) ITIL
6 108 (17.59%) Security Architecture
7 101 (16.45%) Security Operations
8 91 (14.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 86 (14.01%) Risk Management
10 80 (13.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 74 (12.05%) Security Management
12 68 (11.07%) Data Protection
13 63 (10.26%) Information Security Management
13 63 (10.26%) Risk Assessment
14 62 (10.10%) Incident Management
14 62 (10.10%) Security Monitoring
15 52 (8.47%) OWASP
16 41 (6.68%) Kalman Filter
17 39 (6.35%) Data Loss Prevention
18 36 (5.86%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 63 (10.26%) Python
2 49 (7.98%) PowerShell
3 48 (7.82%) SQL
4 24 (3.91%) Java
5 23 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.61%) BeanShell
7 12 (1.95%) PHP
8 8 (1.30%) Scala
9 5 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.65%) C
10 4 (0.65%) Korn
10 4 (0.65%) Perl
10 4 (0.65%) Ruby
11 2 (0.33%) VB
12 1 (0.16%) C++
12 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 247 (40.23%) CISSP
2 142 (23.13%) CISM
3 127 (20.68%) CISA
4 87 (14.17%) CEH
5 73 (11.89%) Degree
6 62 (10.10%) GIAC
7 41 (6.68%) SANS
8 32 (5.21%) GSEC
9 30 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (4.23%) ISACA
11 25 (4.07%) GCIA
12 23 (3.75%) CompTIA Security+
12 23 (3.75%) CRISC
12 23 (3.75%) GCIH
12 23 (3.75%) Security+ Certification
13 19 (3.09%) CCNP
14 12 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (1.47%) IISP
16 8 (1.30%) Security Cleared
17 7 (1.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (32.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (18.08%) PCI DSS
3 77 (12.54%) COBIT
4 48 (7.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 41 (6.68%) SLA
6 17 (2.77%) ISO22301
7 10 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.98%) GDPR
9 2 (0.33%) FISMA
9 2 (0.33%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.16%) ISO27005
System Software
1 61 (9.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.79%) Snort
4 7 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.58%) Nessus
2 21 (3.42%) CSIRT
3 17 (2.77%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (1.63%) Nexpose
4 10 (1.63%) QRadar
5 7 (1.14%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.98%) Backup Exec
6 6 (0.98%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (0.98%) WSUS
7 5 (0.81%) RSA Archer
7 5 (0.81%) RSA Security Analytics
8 4 (0.65%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.65%) Puppet
8 4 (0.65%) SCCM
9 3 (0.49%) EnCase
9 3 (0.49%) Kibana
9 3 (0.49%) logstash
9 3 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.49%) Proventia
10 2 (0.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 54 (8.79%) Cisco
2 50 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.86%) Qualys
4 34 (5.54%) CheckPoint
5 28 (4.56%) Palo Alto
6 27 (4.40%) Splunk
7 26 (4.23%) Intel Security
8 24 (3.91%) VMware
9 21 (3.42%) Forcepoint
10 19 (3.09%) ArcSight
11 14 (2.28%) LogRhythm
12 13 (2.12%) FireEye
12 13 (2.12%) Oracle
12 13 (2.12%) SAP
12 13 (2.12%) Sophos
13 12 (1.95%) Juniper
14 10 (1.63%) CA Agile Central
15 7 (1.14%) AlienVault
15 7 (1.14%) Imperva
15 7 (1.14%) NetWitness
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 42k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago