The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 589 614 589
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 23 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.024% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.025% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 13
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.09%
Security Operations 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
38180 39749 40739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.82% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32210 32598 34627
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the London region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in London

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in London

Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 4 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Security Operations Analyst
England

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (64.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 19 (51.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (45.95%) SIEM
4 14 (37.84%) Windows
5 13 (35.14%) Incident Management
6 10 (27.03%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Snort
6 10 (27.03%) Network Security
6 10 (27.03%) Information Security
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
7 9 (24.32%) GIAC
7 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
8 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
8 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
8 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
9 7 (18.92%) People Management
9 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
9 7 (18.92%) Firewall
9 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
9 7 (18.92%) Qualys
9 7 (18.92%) GCIA
9 7 (18.92%) GCIH
9 7 (18.92%) Nessus
10 6 (16.22%) Computer Security
11 5 (13.51%) Change Management
11 5 (13.51%) Finance
12 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
13 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
13 3 (8.11%) Risk Management

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security
3 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.92%) Firewall
5 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 2 (5.41%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) SMTP
7 1 (2.70%) FTP
7 1 (2.70%) HTTP
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) DNS
7 1 (2.70%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) MPLS
7 1 (2.70%) WLAN
7 1 (2.70%) LDAP
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) SAML
1 3 (8.11%) OAuth
1 3 (8.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Solaris
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 17 (45.95%) SIEM
3 13 (35.14%) Incident Management
4 10 (27.03%) Information Security
4 10 (27.03%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Information Assurance
5 8 (21.62%) Security Architecture
5 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.92%) People Management
6 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
7 6 (16.22%) Computer Security
8 5 (13.51%) Change Management
9 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.41%) Workflow
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) Service Management
10 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
10 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) GIAC
2 7 (18.92%) GCIA
2 7 (18.92%) GCIH
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 1 (2.70%) CISM
4 1 (2.70%) CEH
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Qualys
2 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benifits & Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £1 per annum + Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago