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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 383 451 439
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 48 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.063% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 32
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £35,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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 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
17654 20525 22386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.83% 97.09% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14956 16570 18112
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Surrey +35 36 £52,500 -12.50%
Berkshire +24 5 £65,000 +20.37%
West Sussex - 5 £32,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Information Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 93 (100.00%) Information Security
2 64 (68.82%) CISSP
3 63 (67.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (38.71%) Finance
5 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (26.88%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (26.88%) CISA
6 22 (23.66%) CRISC
7 21 (22.58%) COBIT
8 18 (19.35%) PCI DSS
8 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
9 17 (18.28%) Legal
9 17 (18.28%) Degree
10 16 (17.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (16.13%) CEH
12 14 (15.05%) Incident Management
13 13 (13.98%) Risk Management
13 13 (13.98%) Firewall
13 13 (13.98%) RSA Archer
14 12 (12.90%) Security Operations
15 11 (11.83%) Information Security Governance
15 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
15 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
16 10 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (10.75%) SSCP
16 10 (10.75%) Qualys
16 10 (10.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 10 (10.75%) Threat Modelling
17 9 (9.68%) OSCP

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 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) Firewall
2 8 (8.60%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (5.38%) Network Security
4 4 (4.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.08%) Big Data
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) Legal
3 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.53%) Banking
4 7 (7.53%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Automotive
7 1 (1.08%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.88%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.15%) AS400
5 2 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (26.88%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (17.20%) Vulnerability Management
4 14 (15.05%) Incident Management
5 13 (13.98%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.90%) Security Operations
7 11 (11.83%) Information Security Governance
7 11 (11.83%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (10.75%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (10.75%) Threat Modelling
8 10 (10.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 9 (9.68%) IT Audit
9 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.68%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (7.53%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.53%) Information Assurance
11 7 (7.53%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) C
Qualifications
1 64 (68.82%) CISSP
2 25 (26.88%) CISA
3 22 (23.66%) CRISC
4 17 (18.28%) Degree
5 15 (16.13%) CEH
6 10 (10.75%) SSCP
7 9 (9.68%) OSCP
8 8 (8.60%) SANS
9 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (7.53%) GISF
10 3 (3.23%) CCNA
10 3 (3.23%) CISM
10 3 (3.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (67.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (22.58%) COBIT
3 18 (19.35%) PCI DSS
4 6 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (5.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.30%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) RSA Archer
2 5 (5.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.23%) SCCM
4 2 (2.15%) Nessus
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (10.75%) Qualys
2 6 (6.45%) Forcepoint
2 6 (6.45%) Symantec
3 5 (5.38%) Cisco
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) IBM
4 2 (2.15%) VMware