The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 458 472 584
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +112
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 197 127 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 180 106 54
Average salary £53,000 £46,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.06% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46423 42735 52633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.75% 93.92% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38303 36072 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Security Analyst
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 66 £58,000 +25.40% 8
Canary Wharf +3 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 -
Croydon -10 1 £37,500 -19.78%
Hounslow - 1 £40,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 222 (62.89%) Information Security
2 167 (47.31%) CISSP
3 129 (36.54%) Firewall
4 126 (35.69%) Finance
5 101 (28.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 92 (26.06%) Windows
7 75 (21.25%) Risk Management
8 70 (19.83%) Banking
9 61 (17.28%) Penetration Testing
10 60 (17.00%) SIEM
11 56 (15.86%) Network Security
12 55 (15.58%) TCP/IP
13 54 (15.30%) Cisco
14 53 (15.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 52 (14.73%) Degree
16 50 (14.16%) Law
16 50 (14.16%) CheckPoint
17 47 (13.31%) Cisco Certification
18 46 (13.03%) ITIL
19 44 (12.46%) CISM
20 43 (12.18%) Splunk
21 42 (11.90%) Management Information System
22 41 (11.61%) Vulnerability Management
23 40 (11.33%) Cyber Security
23 40 (11.33%) Internet
23 40 (11.33%) Risk Assessment
24 39 (11.05%) Linux
25 36 (10.20%) PCI DSS
26 34 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
26 34 (9.63%) Intrusion Detection

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (0.85%) Apache
3 2 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.28%) assyst
2 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 129 (36.54%) Firewall
2 56 (15.86%) Network Security
3 55 (15.58%) TCP/IP
4 40 (11.33%) Internet
5 34 (9.63%) Intrusion Detection
6 27 (7.65%) VPN
7 24 (6.80%) LAN
7 24 (6.80%) WAN
8 20 (5.67%) DNS
9 16 (4.53%) SSL
10 14 (3.97%) DMZ
11 13 (3.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 13 (3.68%) Wireless
12 12 (3.40%) Wireshark
13 11 (3.12%) FirePass
14 8 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.70%) tcpdump
15 6 (1.70%) VLAN
15 6 (1.70%) Cisco ISE
15 6 (1.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.85%) MySQL
3 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Hudson
2 2 (0.57%) Metasploit
General
1 126 (35.69%) Finance
2 70 (19.83%) Banking
3 50 (14.16%) Law
4 20 (5.67%) Legal
5 9 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.98%) Games
6 7 (1.98%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.42%) Retail
7 5 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.13%) Marketing
9 3 (0.85%) iGaming
10 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.57%) Advertising
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.42%) .NET
2 3 (0.85%) Ajax
2 3 (0.85%) HTML
3 2 (0.57%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 23 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.12%) iPad
4 10 (2.83%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.55%) PKI
6 7 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.42%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.13%) Statistics
8 4 (1.13%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.13%) Physics
9 3 (0.85%) Online Games
9 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.85%) Tandem
9 3 (0.85%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.57%) AS400
10 2 (0.57%) Equities
11 1 (0.28%) CESG
11 1 (0.28%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.06%) Windows
2 39 (11.05%) Linux
3 34 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (7.93%) UNIX
5 20 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 11 (3.12%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.12%) Android
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (62.89%) Information Security
2 75 (21.25%) Risk Management
3 61 (17.28%) Penetration Testing
4 60 (17.00%) SIEM
5 53 (15.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 46 (13.03%) ITIL
7 41 (11.61%) Vulnerability Management
8 40 (11.33%) Risk Assessment
8 40 (11.33%) Cyber Security
9 29 (8.22%) Security Management
10 27 (7.65%) Data Protection
11 26 (7.37%) Identity Management
12 19 (5.38%) Change Control
13 18 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (5.10%) Project Management
14 16 (4.53%) Incident Management
15 15 (4.25%) Data Analysis
16 14 (3.97%) Service Management
16 14 (3.97%) Information Assurance
17 13 (3.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.25%) PowerShell
2 11 (3.12%) SQL
3 7 (1.98%) Perl
4 5 (1.42%) Java
5 4 (1.13%) Python
6 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.85%) PHP
7 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.28%) C
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) VBScript
8 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 167 (47.31%) CISSP
2 52 (14.73%) Degree
3 47 (13.31%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (12.46%) CISM
5 31 (8.78%) CCNA
6 26 (7.37%) CISA
7 25 (7.08%) GIAC
8 24 (6.80%) CEH
9 18 (5.10%) CCNP
10 16 (4.53%) Security Cleared
11 14 (3.97%) CHFI
12 12 (3.40%) Security+ Certification
13 10 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (2.83%) CCSE
14 8 (2.27%) CRISC
14 8 (2.27%) MCSA
14 8 (2.27%) CCIE
15 6 (1.70%) GCIH
16 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
16 5 (1.42%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (28.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 23 (6.52%) COBIT
4 22 (6.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (2.83%) COSO
6 5 (1.42%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.13%) SLA
7 4 (1.13%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 23 (6.52%) Snort
2 21 (5.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (3.12%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.13%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (3.97%) Nessus
3 11 (3.12%) Tivoli
4 8 (2.27%) WSUS
4 8 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.85%) SCCM
6 2 (0.57%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.28%) OpenView
7 1 (0.28%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 54 (15.30%) Cisco
2 50 (14.16%) CheckPoint
3 43 (12.18%) Splunk
4 27 (7.65%) Symantec
5 23 (6.52%) McAfee
6 20 (5.67%) Microsoft
6 20 (5.67%) F5
6 20 (5.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 19 (5.38%) VMware
8 18 (5.10%) IBM
9 17 (4.82%) Riverbed
9 17 (4.82%) ArcSight
10 15 (4.25%) Websense
11 13 (3.68%) Kaspersky
11 13 (3.68%) CA
12 11 (3.12%) Q1 Labs
12 11 (3.12%) GFI Software
13 8 (2.27%) Oracle
13 8 (2.27%) HP
13 8 (2.27%) Juniper
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Bis Recruit
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package / Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £57000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Experis IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £42k - 48k per year
Posted: 3 days ago