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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Operations Analyst
England / London
Rank 566 620 618
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 10 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.044% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.046% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 24
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £51,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +34.21%

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
31653 39094 39509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 96.17% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26857 33652 33572
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 £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 28 (71.79%) Security Operations
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) SIEM
3 12 (30.77%) Information Security
3 12 (30.77%) CISSP
4 11 (28.21%) Cisco
4 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
5 9 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
6 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
6 8 (20.51%) Finance
6 8 (20.51%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
7 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Linux
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) SAN
8 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
9 5 (12.82%) Unix
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) LAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 8 (20.51%) WAN
3 6 (15.38%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) LAN
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
4 5 (12.82%) Network Security
4 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
6 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
1 8 (20.51%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Online Banking
5 2 (5.13%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 5 (12.82%) Unix
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Security Operations
2 12 (30.77%) Information Security
2 12 (30.77%) SIEM
3 9 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (20.51%) ITIL
5 6 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (10.26%) Malware Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
8 3 (7.69%) Security Patching
9 2 (5.13%) Operations Management
9 2 (5.13%) Security Management
9 2 (5.13%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) CISSP
2 5 (12.82%) GCIH
3 4 (10.26%) CEH
3 4 (10.26%) CISA
3 4 (10.26%) CISM
3 4 (10.26%) GCIA
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) PCI DSS
2 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) RSA Archer
1 2 (5.13%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.56%) Kibana
2 1 (2.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 8 (20.51%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Meraki
4 5 (12.82%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.26%) FireEye
5 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
5 4 (10.26%) Qualys
6 2 (5.13%) Forcepoint
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
6 2 (5.13%) NetWitness
6 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) ProCurve