Period
to 25 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cybersecurity Analyst
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 337 329 377
Rank change year-on-year -8 +48 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Analyst 15 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.13% 0.34% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 20
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £48,000 £42,500 £43,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Permanent vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 10,957 12,442 13,931
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.68% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9,512 11,098 12,237
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,900 £93,750 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Cybersecurity Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London

Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London

Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London

Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Analyst within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 9 £55,000 -2.22%
Cybersecurity Analyst
London

Cybersecurity Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, Cybersecurity Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region featuring Cybersecurity Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) SIEM
4 8 (53.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (53.33%) CISA
4 8 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (46.67%) CISSP
6 6 (40.00%) CISM
6 6 (40.00%) Law
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (26.67%) Information Security
9 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
10 2 (13.33%) ISSAP
10 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (13.33%) Password Management
10 2 (13.33%) IIS
10 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 2 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
10 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
10 2 (13.33%) IISP
10 2 (13.33%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Cybersecurity Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 6 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (60.00%) SIEM
3 8 (53.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
7 2 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (13.33%) Password Management
7 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISA
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) IISP
4 2 (13.33%) ISSAP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 22301
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk