The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 407 398 433
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 42 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 14
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +20.30%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21467 20915 22118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17159 17230 18906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Surrey +5 36 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £32,000 -24.70%
Kent - 2 £42,750 -
West Sussex - 1 £43,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 55 (69.62%) Finance
3 49 (62.03%) Firewall
4 47 (59.49%) Penetration Testing
5 40 (50.63%) UNIX
5 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
6 34 (43.04%) Windows
7 32 (40.51%) E-Commerce
7 32 (40.51%) Degree
8 31 (39.24%) Management Information System
9 30 (37.97%) Qualys
10 27 (34.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 26 (32.91%) Linux
12 25 (31.65%) LAN
12 25 (31.65%) WAN
12 25 (31.65%) Change Management
12 25 (31.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
14 17 (21.52%) Network Architecture
15 16 (20.25%) Network Management
15 16 (20.25%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (20.25%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
15 16 (20.25%) CISSP
16 14 (17.72%) Risk Analysis
16 14 (17.72%) Network Design
17 11 (13.92%) Data Protection
18 10 (12.66%) MS Office
19 9 (11.39%) Risk Assessment
20 8 (10.13%) Security Management

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (12.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 49 (62.03%) Firewall
2 25 (31.65%) LAN
2 25 (31.65%) WAN
3 16 (20.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.06%) Network Security
4 4 (5.06%) Internet
5 2 (2.53%) NGN
6 1 (1.27%) MPLS
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.27%) DMZ
6 1 (1.27%) Intranet
6 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 55 (69.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.27%) Legal
2 1 (1.27%) Advertising
2 1 (1.27%) Publishing
2 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (39.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.06%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) UNIX
2 34 (43.04%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) AIX
4 1 (1.27%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 47 (59.49%) Penetration Testing
3 32 (40.51%) E-Commerce
4 27 (34.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 25 (31.65%) Change Management
6 17 (21.52%) Network Architecture
7 16 (20.25%) Network Management
8 14 (17.72%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (17.72%) Network Design
9 11 (13.92%) Data Protection
10 9 (11.39%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (10.13%) Security Management
12 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
13 6 (7.59%) BCP
13 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (5.06%) ISMS
14 4 (5.06%) Project Management
14 4 (5.06%) Information Security Management
14 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
15 3 (3.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) C
2 1 (1.27%) C#
2 1 (1.27%) C++
2 1 (1.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (40.51%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) CISSP
3 7 (8.86%) CISM
4 3 (3.80%) ISEB
5 2 (2.53%) CRISC
5 2 (2.53%) PCI QSA
5 2 (2.53%) CEH
5 2 (2.53%) SSCP
5 2 (2.53%) CISA
6 1 (1.27%) GIAC
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) CISMP
6 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (20.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) COBIT
4 1 (1.27%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (37.97%) Qualys
3 6 (7.59%) Cisco
4 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.53%) Apple
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle
6 1 (1.27%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.27%) Tufin
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