The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 396 422 429
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 50 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 36 36
Median salary £51,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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
17898 20159 21870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.82% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15228 16511 17426
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 25 £50,000 -13.79%
Surrey +35 17 £51,000 +7.36%
West Sussex -10 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent +17 3 £70,000 +105.88%
Information Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Information Security
2 70 (70.00%) CISSP
3 55 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (35.00%) CISA
5 27 (27.00%) Computer Science
6 26 (26.00%) Degree
6 26 (26.00%) COBIT
6 26 (26.00%) Windows
7 25 (25.00%) Finance
8 24 (24.00%) CRISC
8 24 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 23 (23.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (20.00%) Linux
11 19 (19.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 19 (19.00%) Penetration Testing
12 18 (18.00%) Network Security
12 18 (18.00%) CEH
12 18 (18.00%) Risk Management
13 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (16.00%) SCCM
14 16 (16.00%) PCI DSS
15 15 (15.00%) Nessus
15 15 (15.00%) RSA Archer
16 13 (13.00%) Information Security Governance
17 12 (12.00%) Incident Management
17 12 (12.00%) Security Operations
18 11 (11.00%) SANS
18 11 (11.00%) SIEM
18 11 (11.00%) Firewall
19 10 (10.00%) Legal

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Network Security
2 11 (11.00%) Firewall
3 6 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) LAN
5 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.00%) WAN
5 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.00%) Big Data
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Legal
3 8 (8.00%) Games
3 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 7 (7.00%) Retail
5 4 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.00%) Computer Science
2 24 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 17 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.00%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Windows
2 20 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.00%) CentOS
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) Information Security
2 23 (23.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 19 (19.00%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (19.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 18 (18.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (13.00%) Information Security Governance
6 12 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (12.00%) Security Operations
7 11 (11.00%) SIEM
8 10 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
8 10 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 9 (9.00%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (8.00%) Data Protection
10 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.00%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (7.00%) Information Assurance
11 7 (7.00%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (6.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.00%) C
2 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (70.00%) CISSP
2 35 (35.00%) CISA
3 26 (26.00%) Degree
4 24 (24.00%) CRISC
5 18 (18.00%) CEH
6 11 (11.00%) SANS
7 9 (9.00%) CISM
7 9 (9.00%) OSCP
8 8 (8.00%) GSEC
9 7 (7.00%) GISF
10 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (4.00%) SSCP
12 3 (3.00%) CCNA
12 3 (3.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (55.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (26.00%) COBIT
3 16 (16.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.00%) ISO22301
5 2 (2.00%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) SCCM
2 15 (15.00%) Nessus
2 15 (15.00%) RSA Archer
3 5 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) Cisco
2 4 (4.00%) Qualys
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft