Period
to 6 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Analyst was £55,750 in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 6 August 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 349 345
Rank change year-on-year +103 -4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Analyst 4 27 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.064% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.22% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 38
Median annual salary £55,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.50% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £46,625 £37,500 £44,250
90th Percentile £66,675 £70,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% -17.39% +4.55%

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 5,870 12,527 13,695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 95.64% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,127 11,167 12,161
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London

Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London.

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London

Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cybersecurity Analyst in Central London over the 6 months to 6 August 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 6 August 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 +91 4 £55,750 +11.50%
Cybersecurity Analyst
London

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

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) ECSA
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CISA
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) CEH

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ECSA
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
1 1 (25.00%) VMware