The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 253 252 230
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 7 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.094% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £28,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Information Security 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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6406 7073 6487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.55% 94.76% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5333 5773 5586
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire - 4 £19,000 -
Manchester +9 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) ERP
4 9 (47.37%) COBIT
4 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
6 7 (36.84%) Security Management
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Life Science
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
8 4 (21.05%) Legal
8 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
9 3 (15.79%) SIEM
10 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
10 2 (10.53%) Time Management
10 2 (10.53%) ISMS
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
11 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Network Security
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) ERP
5 7 (36.84%) Security Management
6 4 (21.05%) Information Security Management
6 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
8 2 (10.53%) ISMS
9 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
9 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
9 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (5.26%) Analytics
9 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (47.37%) COBIT
2 5 (26.32%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago