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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 425 432 440
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 26 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 6
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.21%
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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
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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
West Sussex - 11 £42,500 -
Surrey -4 8 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -3 4 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Hampshire -5 2 £35,250 -22.52%
Sussex - 1 £39,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (84.85%) CISSP
3 18 (54.55%) CISA
4 15 (45.45%) CRISC
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
5 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
6 12 (36.36%) Firewall
6 12 (36.36%) PKI
6 12 (36.36%) LAN
6 12 (36.36%) WAN
7 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
7 10 (30.30%) Security Management
8 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
9 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.15%) Cisco
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) CISM
11 5 (15.15%) Internet
11 5 (15.15%) McAfee
12 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
12 4 (12.12%) Tripwire
13 3 (9.09%) CEH
13 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
13 3 (9.09%) SIEM

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 12 (36.36%) LAN
2 12 (36.36%) WAN
2 12 (36.36%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) Internet
4 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 1 (3.03%) Intranet
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) PKI
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.06%) Online Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) CMDB
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (30.30%) Security Management
2 10 (30.30%) Risk Management
3 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Coaching
5 3 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 3 (9.09%) SIEM
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.06%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) Data Security
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) CISSP
2 18 (54.55%) CISA
3 15 (45.45%) CRISC
4 5 (15.15%) CISM
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CEH
5 3 (9.09%) CISMP
6 2 (6.06%) CCSP
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) SSCP
6 2 (6.06%) CCSA
7 1 (3.03%) GCIA
7 1 (3.03%) GSEC
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) COBIT
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.03%) COSO
3 1 (3.03%) FISMA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) McAfee
2 4 (12.12%) Tripwire
3 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Websense
4 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
4 2 (6.06%) Qualys
4 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper