The median annual salary for a Network Security Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Network Security Analyst
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 618 673
Rank change year-on-year +49 +55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Analyst 43 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.046% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.048% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 8
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34435 37857 42919
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27911 32929 36278
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Network Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Analyst in London

Network Security Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Security Analyst in London

Network Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Security Analyst in London

Network Security Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
City of London +30 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Network Security Analyst
England

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Network 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 London region featuring Network Security Analyst in the job title.

1 51 (85.00%) Firewall
1 51 (85.00%) Network Security
2 39 (65.00%) Cisco
3 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 29 (48.33%) Internet
4 29 (48.33%) VPN
5 24 (40.00%) DNS
6 23 (38.33%) SIEM
7 22 (36.67%) LAN
7 22 (36.67%) WAN
8 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (35.00%) CCNP
8 21 (35.00%) OSPF
8 21 (35.00%) BGP
9 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 18 (30.00%) CCNA
11 17 (28.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (28.33%) CEH
12 16 (26.67%) Palo Alto
13 15 (25.00%) Juniper
13 15 (25.00%) F5
13 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (23.33%) Network Management
14 14 (23.33%) Sophos
14 14 (23.33%) Finance
14 14 (23.33%) Wireless
15 13 (21.67%) IPsec
15 13 (21.67%) SSL
15 13 (21.67%) Windows
15 13 (21.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (85.00%) Firewall
1 51 (85.00%) Network Security
2 29 (48.33%) Internet
2 29 (48.33%) VPN
3 24 (40.00%) DNS
4 22 (36.67%) LAN
4 22 (36.67%) WAN
5 21 (35.00%) BGP
5 21 (35.00%) OSPF
6 20 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 17 (28.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (23.33%) Wireless
9 13 (21.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (21.67%) IPsec
9 13 (21.67%) SSL
10 11 (18.33%) DHCP
10 11 (18.33%) Junos
11 10 (16.67%) DSL
11 10 (16.67%) MPLS
11 10 (16.67%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Law
3 8 (13.33%) Banking
4 7 (11.67%) Marketing
5 6 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) PKI
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 11 (18.33%) Kali Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Linux
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) SIEM
2 14 (23.33%) Network Management
3 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (18.33%) Analytics
4 11 (18.33%) Forensic Analysis
4 11 (18.33%) Open Source
5 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (13.33%) Information Security
8 7 (11.67%) Business Development
9 6 (10.00%) ITIL
10 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 2 (3.33%) BCP
12 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
12 2 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) CCNP
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.00%) CCNA
3 17 (28.33%) CEH
4 12 (20.00%) CCSA
5 11 (18.33%) CCSE
5 11 (18.33%) Check Point Certification
5 11 (18.33%) GIAC
5 11 (18.33%) GSEC
5 11 (18.33%) JNCIS
6 10 (16.67%) CISM
7 9 (15.00%) CISSP
8 7 (11.67%) JNCIP
9 3 (5.00%) CISA
10 1 (1.67%) Degree
10 1 (1.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Snort
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Nessus
2 11 (18.33%) EnCase
2 11 (18.33%) Nexpose
2 11 (18.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Cisco
2 32 (53.33%) CheckPoint
3 16 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 15 (25.00%) F5
4 15 (25.00%) Juniper
5 14 (23.33%) Sophos
6 12 (20.00%) Qualys
7 11 (18.33%) AlienVault
7 11 (18.33%) CyberArk
7 11 (18.33%) LogRhythm
7 11 (18.33%) Rapid7
7 11 (18.33%) Symantec
8 5 (8.33%) McAfee
9 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
10 2 (3.33%) Avaya
10 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.33%) FireEye
10 2 (3.33%) Splunk
10 2 (3.33%) Tripwire