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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank - - 266
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
6532 6286 7625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.14% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5292 6634
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) LDAP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
3 1 (16.67%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NCR
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
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