The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 590 628 649
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 34 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.091% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.095% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 18
Median salary £60,000 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £38,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -19.28%
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
36269 42190 43955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.80% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31416 35930 36568
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +53 5 £45,000 -50.00% 1
Security Operations Analyst
England

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Security Operations 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 Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 55 (84.62%) Security Operations
2 40 (61.54%) Firewall
3 31 (47.69%) CISSP
4 30 (46.15%) Information Security
5 28 (43.08%) SIEM
6 27 (41.54%) Windows
7 20 (30.77%) Finance
8 18 (27.69%) Unix
9 17 (26.15%) Security Operations Centre
10 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
10 16 (24.62%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (23.08%) ITIL
12 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (21.54%) Network Security
13 13 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 12 (18.46%) GCIH
14 12 (18.46%) PCI DSS
15 11 (16.92%) CISM
15 11 (16.92%) WAN
15 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
16 10 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
16 10 (15.38%) Cisco
16 10 (15.38%) Banking
16 10 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
17 9 (13.85%) Digital Forensics
17 9 (13.85%) COBIT
17 9 (13.85%) Incident Management

Security Operations 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (61.54%) Firewall
2 16 (24.62%) TCP/IP
3 14 (21.54%) Network Security
4 11 (16.92%) WAN
5 9 (13.85%) LAN
6 8 (12.31%) DNS
6 8 (12.31%) HTTP
6 8 (12.31%) Internet
6 8 (12.31%) MPLS
6 8 (12.31%) SMTP
6 8 (12.31%) SSL
6 8 (12.31%) tcpdump
6 8 (12.31%) VLAN
6 8 (12.31%) VPN
6 8 (12.31%) Wireshark
6 8 (12.31%) WLAN
7 5 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Law
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Electronics
4 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.23%) Marketing
5 4 (6.15%) Music Industry
5 4 (6.15%) Retail
6 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Security Operations Centre
2 13 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Online Banking
3 8 (12.31%) RSA SecurID
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.69%) Shadow IT
5 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
5 4 (6.15%) Social Network
6 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.62%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Unix
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 5 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Security Operations
2 30 (46.15%) Information Security
3 28 (43.08%) SIEM
4 16 (24.62%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (23.08%) ITIL
5 15 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
9 9 (13.85%) Digital Forensics
9 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
10 8 (12.31%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (12.31%) Web Filtering
11 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.23%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
11 6 (9.23%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.23%) Security Management
11 6 (9.23%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) CISSP
2 12 (18.46%) GCIH
3 11 (16.92%) CISM
4 8 (12.31%) CEH
4 8 (12.31%) GCIA
4 8 (12.31%) SSCP
5 7 (10.77%) GIAC
6 5 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (7.69%) CCSP
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.69%) SANS
7 3 (4.62%) CISA
7 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.08%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (18.46%) PCI DSS
3 9 (13.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Cisco
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.31%) HP
3 8 (12.31%) LogRhythm
3 8 (12.31%) Riverbed
4 7 (10.77%) ProCurve
5 6 (9.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.08%) Forcepoint
6 2 (3.08%) Qualys
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