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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 339 425 471
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 322 246 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.58% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 290 209 194
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 £42,500 £37,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
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
37710 42519 46086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.63% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32780 35978 38665
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 July 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 July 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 +66 48 £55,000 +2.32% 8
Bromley - 17 £50,000 -
Harrow - 3 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £50,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 395 (63.71%) Information Security
2 260 (41.94%) CISSP
3 225 (36.29%) Finance
4 200 (32.26%) Firewall
5 198 (31.94%) SIEM
6 172 (27.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 168 (27.10%) Security Operations
8 159 (25.65%) Cybersecurity
9 151 (24.35%) CISM
10 150 (24.19%) Windows
11 131 (21.13%) Penetration Testing
12 124 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 102 (16.45%) Management Information System
14 98 (15.81%) Network Security
15 97 (15.65%) Risk Management
16 96 (15.48%) Data Protection
17 92 (14.84%) Cisco
18 82 (13.23%) ITIL
19 81 (13.06%) CISA
20 79 (12.74%) GIAC
20 79 (12.74%) Degree
21 71 (11.45%) Linux
22 66 (10.65%) CEH
23 62 (10.00%) Banking
24 59 (9.52%) TCP/IP
25 58 (9.35%) Python
25 58 (9.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
26 56 (9.03%) Incident Management
26 56 (9.03%) Microsoft
27 55 (8.87%) 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 9 (1.45%) Skype for Business
2 8 (1.29%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.48%) IIS
3 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Apache
4 1 (0.16%) Confluence
4 1 (0.16%) nginx
4 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (1.77%) MS Office
2 9 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.61%) assyst
2 8 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.48%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 200 (32.26%) Firewall
2 98 (15.81%) Network Security
3 59 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 46 (7.42%) Internet
5 45 (7.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 42 (6.77%) LAN
6 42 (6.77%) WAN
7 26 (4.19%) HTTP
8 25 (4.03%) Wireless
9 23 (3.71%) VPN
10 17 (2.74%) SSL
11 16 (2.58%) Intranet
12 15 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (2.10%) DNS
13 13 (2.10%) NetScaler
14 12 (1.94%) MPLS
14 12 (1.94%) Wireshark
15 11 (1.77%) DMZ
15 11 (1.77%) tcpdump
16 9 (1.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.42%) Big Data
2 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.16%) MySQL
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Metasploit
2 9 (1.45%) AppScan
3 2 (0.32%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 225 (36.29%) Finance
2 62 (10.00%) Banking
3 37 (5.97%) Legal
4 36 (5.81%) Law
5 24 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.06%) Retail
7 15 (2.42%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.10%) Marketing
9 12 (1.94%) Games
10 10 (1.61%) Advertising
11 8 (1.29%) Electronics
11 8 (1.29%) International Banking
11 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.65%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.48%) Local Government
14 3 (0.48%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.32%) .NET
1 2 (0.32%) HTML
1 2 (0.32%) Sass
2 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.16%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.16%) MCollective
2 1 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 102 (16.45%) Management Information System
2 54 (8.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 50 (8.06%) Data Protection Act
4 35 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.71%) Cyberthreat
7 20 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
9 16 (2.58%) PKI
10 15 (2.42%) Client/Server
10 15 (2.42%) Cryptography
10 15 (2.42%) SWIFT
11 13 (2.10%) BYOD
11 13 (2.10%) Fintech
12 10 (1.61%) Data Centre
12 10 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.29%) RSA SecurID
14 7 (1.13%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.13%) Statistics
15 6 (0.97%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 150 (24.19%) Windows
2 71 (11.45%) Linux
3 55 (8.87%) Unix
4 25 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.13%) Solaris
6 7 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.65%) VxWorks
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.32%) Android
9 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (63.71%) Information Security
2 198 (31.94%) SIEM
3 168 (27.10%) Security Operations
4 159 (25.65%) Cybersecurity
5 131 (21.13%) Penetration Testing
6 124 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 97 (15.65%) Risk Management
8 96 (15.48%) Data Protection
9 82 (13.23%) ITIL
10 58 (9.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 56 (9.03%) Incident Management
12 53 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (7.58%) Risk Assessment
13 47 (7.58%) Security Architecture
14 46 (7.42%) Security Management
15 40 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
15 40 (6.45%) Information Security Management
15 40 (6.45%) ISMS
16 38 (6.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 37 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.35%) Python
2 45 (7.26%) SQL
3 40 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 26 (4.19%) Perl
5 12 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.77%) Ruby
7 10 (1.61%) Java
7 10 (1.61%) PHP
8 9 (1.45%) C
9 7 (1.13%) C++
10 6 (0.97%) VB
11 5 (0.81%) C#
12 3 (0.48%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.16%) Korn
13 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 260 (41.94%) CISSP
2 151 (24.35%) CISM
3 81 (13.06%) CISA
4 79 (12.74%) Degree
4 79 (12.74%) GIAC
5 66 (10.65%) CEH
6 51 (8.23%) SANS
7 46 (7.42%) GCIH
8 40 (6.45%) CISMP
9 35 (5.65%) GCIA
10 32 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (3.87%) Security Cleared
12 20 (3.23%) SC Cleared
13 19 (3.06%) CRISC
14 14 (2.26%) CCNP
15 13 (2.10%) CCNA
16 12 (1.94%) OSCP
17 9 (1.45%) SSCP
18 7 (1.13%) CNA
18 7 (1.13%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (27.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 55 (8.87%) PCI DSS
3 37 (5.97%) COBIT
4 16 (2.58%) SLA
5 15 (2.42%) QA
6 8 (1.29%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.13%) COSO
8 6 (0.97%) ISO27002
8 6 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.81%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.32%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 44 (7.10%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.48%) Snort
3 6 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 55 (8.87%) Nessus
2 22 (3.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 18 (2.90%) SCCM
4 17 (2.74%) EnCase
5 11 (1.77%) Puppet
6 10 (1.61%) Nexpose
6 10 (1.61%) OpenVAS
7 9 (1.45%) QRadar
8 8 (1.29%) Proventia
8 8 (1.29%) RSA Archer
9 7 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (1.13%) Nmap
10 6 (0.97%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.97%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.81%) Cacti
11 5 (0.81%) Nagios
11 5 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.48%) RSA enVision
12 3 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (14.84%) Cisco
2 56 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 38 (6.13%) Palo Alto
3 38 (6.13%) Splunk
4 37 (5.97%) Qualys
5 30 (4.84%) Intel Security
6 26 (4.19%) CheckPoint
6 26 (4.19%) Remedy
7 25 (4.03%) Citrix
7 25 (4.03%) F5
7 25 (4.03%) VMware
8 21 (3.39%) Cyber-Ark
9 20 (3.23%) Juniper
10 19 (3.06%) Riverbed
11 15 (2.42%) HP
12 14 (2.26%) Fortinet
13 13 (2.10%) ProCurve
13 13 (2.10%) ScanSafe
13 13 (2.10%) SolarWinds
14 11 (1.77%) Symantec
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Boden
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £95,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Success Appointments
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + impressive corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago