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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / London
Rank 324 368 453
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 296 301 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.74% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.77% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 240 252 194
Median salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
32377 39014 40066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 96.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27430 33625 33882
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +55 57 £45,750 -12.85% 8
Canary Wharf -1 13 £60,000 -11.11%
Wimbledon - 2 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £34,359 -
Westminster - 1 £45,500 - 1
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 391 (63.37%) Information Security
2 247 (40.03%) Firewall
3 238 (38.57%) CISSP
3 238 (38.57%) Cybersecurity
4 212 (34.36%) Finance
5 211 (34.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 174 (28.20%) SIEM
7 161 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
8 152 (24.64%) CISM
9 129 (20.91%) Management Information System
10 117 (18.96%) Windows
11 116 (18.80%) ITIL
11 116 (18.80%) CISA
12 113 (18.31%) PCI DSS
13 104 (16.86%) Vulnerability Management
14 98 (15.88%) Security Architecture
15 96 (15.56%) Network Security
16 92 (14.91%) Risk Management
17 90 (14.59%) Security Operations
18 87 (14.10%) Linux
19 81 (13.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
20 78 (12.64%) Degree
21 76 (12.32%) GIAC
22 74 (11.99%) Risk Assessment
23 73 (11.83%) Intrusion Detection
24 72 (11.67%) COBIT
25 69 (11.18%) Security Management
26 68 (11.02%) CEH
27 67 (10.86%) SQL
28 65 (10.53%) Data Protection

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 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 17 (2.76%) Veritas eDiscovery
2 6 (0.97%) assyst
3 4 (0.65%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.59%) Office 365
2 15 (2.43%) SaaS
3 11 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.30%) IaaS
4 8 (1.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 247 (40.03%) Firewall
2 96 (15.56%) Network Security
3 73 (11.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 53 (8.59%) TCP/IP
5 23 (3.73%) VPN
6 20 (3.24%) DNS
7 18 (2.92%) LDAP
8 17 (2.76%) Wireless
9 16 (2.59%) Internet
10 15 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.94%) WAN
12 11 (1.78%) LAN
13 10 (1.62%) SSL
14 9 (1.46%) DHCP
14 9 (1.46%) HTTP
14 9 (1.46%) OSPF
15 7 (1.13%) IPsec
16 5 (0.81%) BGP
16 5 (0.81%) EIGRP
16 5 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.97%) Big Data
3 3 (0.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.16%) AppScan
2 1 (0.16%) Metasploit
General
1 212 (34.36%) Finance
2 63 (10.21%) Retail
3 45 (7.29%) Legal
4 33 (5.35%) Banking
5 25 (4.05%) Law
6 6 (0.97%) Marketing
7 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Games
9 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.32%) Military
9 2 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.59%) SailPoint
1 16 (2.59%) XML
2 5 (0.81%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (0.81%) Web Services
3 3 (0.49%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.32%) HTML
5 1 (0.16%) .NET
5 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.16%) ODBC
5 1 (0.16%) PCRE
5 1 (0.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 129 (20.91%) Management Information System
2 40 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.54%) Data Protection Act
4 27 (4.38%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.89%) Security Operations Centre
6 22 (3.57%) Cyber Attack
7 12 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (1.94%) Fintech
8 7 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
9 6 (0.97%) Cybercrime
9 6 (0.97%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.81%) BYOD
10 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.65%) PKI
11 4 (0.65%) Shadow IT
12 3 (0.49%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.49%) Derivative
13 2 (0.32%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 117 (18.96%) Windows
2 87 (14.10%) Linux
3 49 (7.94%) Unix
4 28 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.81%) Solaris
5 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) Android
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (63.37%) Information Security
2 238 (38.57%) Cybersecurity
3 174 (28.20%) SIEM
4 161 (26.09%) Penetration Testing
5 116 (18.80%) ITIL
6 104 (16.86%) Vulnerability Management
7 98 (15.88%) Security Architecture
8 92 (14.91%) Risk Management
9 90 (14.59%) Security Operations
10 81 (13.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 74 (11.99%) Risk Assessment
12 69 (11.18%) Security Management
13 65 (10.53%) Data Protection
14 59 (9.56%) Information Security Management
15 58 (9.40%) Security Monitoring
16 56 (9.08%) E-Discovery
17 55 (8.91%) Incident Management
18 42 (6.81%) OWASP
19 38 (6.16%) Data Loss Prevention
20 35 (5.67%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 67 (10.86%) SQL
2 46 (7.46%) PowerShell
2 46 (7.46%) Python
3 26 (4.21%) Java
4 17 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.59%) BeanShell
6 12 (1.94%) PHP
7 8 (1.30%) Scala
8 4 (0.65%) Perl
9 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.49%) C
9 3 (0.49%) C#
10 1 (0.16%) C++
10 1 (0.16%) Korn
10 1 (0.16%) Ruby
10 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 238 (38.57%) CISSP
2 152 (24.64%) CISM
3 116 (18.80%) CISA
4 78 (12.64%) Degree
5 76 (12.32%) GIAC
6 68 (11.02%) CEH
7 62 (10.05%) SANS
8 47 (7.62%) GCIA
9 45 (7.29%) GCIH
10 39 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (4.86%) CompTIA Security+
11 30 (4.86%) Security+ Certification
12 28 (4.54%) GSEC
13 25 (4.05%) CCNP
13 25 (4.05%) CRISC
14 23 (3.73%) ISACA
15 18 (2.92%) CNA
15 18 (2.92%) Network+ Certification
15 18 (2.92%) Novell Certification
16 13 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (34.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 113 (18.31%) PCI DSS
3 72 (11.67%) COBIT
4 48 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 33 (5.35%) SLA
6 28 (4.54%) ISO22301
7 11 (1.78%) GDPR
8 10 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.32%) FISMA
10 1 (0.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 61 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.65%) Snort
6 1 (0.16%) RACF
6 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (5.51%) CSIRT
2 29 (4.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 17 (2.76%) Nessus
4 16 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (1.78%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.62%) AirWatch
7 9 (1.46%) QRadar
8 8 (1.30%) Nexpose
9 5 (0.81%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.81%) RSA Archer
10 4 (0.65%) Kibana
10 4 (0.65%) logstash
10 4 (0.65%) RSA Security Analytics
11 3 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.49%) WSUS
12 2 (0.32%) Computer Incident Response Team
12 2 (0.32%) RSA enVision
13 1 (0.16%) EnCase
13 1 (0.16%) Proventia
13 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.59%) Cisco
3 49 (7.94%) CheckPoint
4 37 (6.00%) Qualys
5 35 (5.67%) Palo Alto
6 27 (4.38%) Splunk
7 24 (3.89%) Intel Security
8 23 (3.73%) ArcSight
8 23 (3.73%) VMware
9 17 (2.76%) Sophos
9 17 (2.76%) Sun
10 16 (2.59%) FireEye
10 16 (2.59%) Oracle
11 15 (2.43%) LogRhythm
12 14 (2.27%) Dell
12 14 (2.27%) Forcepoint
12 14 (2.27%) Juniper
13 13 (2.11%) SAP
14 10 (1.62%) CA Agile Central
15 8 (1.30%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k + benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
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Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Schroders
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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