The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Analyst
Rank 425 409 450
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 17 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% 0.10% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.11% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £34,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20662 20915 22115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16527 17028 19157
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £62,500
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 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -4 8 £31,500 -19.23%
Hampshire -9 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire +12 3 £67,500 +22.72%
Oxfordshire +9 2 £70,000 +102.89%
Information Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 51 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 26 (50.98%) Firewall
3 22 (43.14%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
4 21 (41.18%) UNIX
5 20 (39.22%) Windows
5 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
5 20 (39.22%) Degree
5 20 (39.22%) Network Architecture
6 19 (37.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (37.25%) Linux
7 18 (35.29%) Qualys
8 17 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
9 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
10 15 (29.41%) CISSP
11 13 (25.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (23.53%) MS Office
13 10 (19.61%) Change Management
14 7 (13.73%) Network Security
15 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
16 5 (9.80%) ISEB
16 5 (9.80%) Web Services
16 5 (9.80%) CISMP
16 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
16 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
16 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
17 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (23.53%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) Network Security
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) LAN
3 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) DMZ
4 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) UNIX
2 20 (39.22%) Windows
3 19 (37.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (43.14%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
3 20 (39.22%) Network Architecture
4 19 (37.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 17 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
6 10 (19.61%) Change Management
7 5 (9.80%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.84%) Security Architecture
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL
8 4 (7.84%) Security Management
9 3 (5.88%) BCP
9 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.88%) Network Design
9 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.92%) ISMS
10 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.92%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 15 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (9.80%) ISEB
3 5 (9.80%) CISMP
4 3 (5.88%) CISM
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) SSCP
6 1 (1.96%) CISA
6 1 (1.96%) GIAC
6 1 (1.96%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) COSO
3 2 (3.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Qualys
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Tufin
4 1 (1.96%) AlgoSec
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco