The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Information Security Analyst
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 388 451
Rank change year-on-year +28 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 32 58 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.32% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 23
Median salary £45,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £43,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14182 17817 20713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.56% 96.93% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11882 15144 16834
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,075 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst 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 in the South East.

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in the South East

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst 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 23 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
Surrey +10 10 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Berkshire +26 9 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Kent +19 9 £45,000 -35.71%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +18 1 £40,500 -14.73%
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
Information Security Analyst
England

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 62 (100.00%) Information Security
2 46 (74.19%) CISSP
3 34 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 28 (45.16%) CISM
6 25 (40.32%) PCI DSS
7 22 (35.48%) Finance
8 20 (32.26%) ISMS
8 20 (32.26%) GDPR
9 18 (29.03%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (25.81%) Internal Audit
10 16 (25.81%) Data Protection
11 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
12 12 (19.35%) Scrum
12 12 (19.35%) Project Management
12 12 (19.35%) PRINCE
12 12 (19.35%) ITIL
12 12 (19.35%) Kanban
13 11 (17.74%) CISA
13 11 (17.74%) Firewall
14 10 (16.13%) Legal
14 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
14 10 (16.13%) Information Assurance
14 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
15 9 (14.52%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (14.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
16 8 (12.90%) Windows
16 8 (12.90%) SSADM
16 8 (12.90%) ISO 9000

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Firewall
2 6 (9.68%) Network Security
3 5 (8.06%) Kerberos
4 4 (6.45%) LDAP
5 2 (3.23%) IPv6
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Burp Suite
1 2 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) 802.1X
2 7 (11.29%) SailPoint
3 2 (3.23%) OAuth
3 2 (3.23%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.52%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) Unix
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (32.26%) ISMS
3 18 (29.03%) Security Monitoring
4 16 (25.81%) Data Protection
4 16 (25.81%) Internal Audit
5 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
6 12 (19.35%) ITIL
6 12 (19.35%) Kanban
6 12 (19.35%) PRINCE
6 12 (19.35%) Project Management
6 12 (19.35%) Scrum
7 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
7 10 (16.13%) Information Assurance
7 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.90%) CRAMM
8 8 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (12.90%) SSADM
9 7 (11.29%) Security Architecture
10 6 (9.68%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Perl
1 2 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (74.19%) CISSP
2 28 (45.16%) CISM
3 11 (17.74%) CISA
4 6 (9.68%) CEH
4 6 (9.68%) Degree
5 5 (8.06%) GIAC
5 5 (8.06%) SSCP
6 1 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.61%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (54.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (40.32%) PCI DSS
3 20 (32.26%) GDPR
4 9 (14.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (12.90%) ISO 9000
6 6 (9.68%) COBIT
7 4 (6.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (6.45%) SSAE 16
8 2 (3.23%) SLA
8 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
9 1 (1.61%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Dell
3 2 (3.23%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.61%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Palo Alto
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