The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Security Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 327 317 327
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.008% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.009% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £80,000 £65,000 £75,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,900
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £93,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-7.83% -1.36%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Security Specialist
London

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the City of London region.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Senior Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Security Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) CSSLP
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) PKI
7 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
7 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared

Senior Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Security Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Security Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) CSSLP
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) CISA
5 1 (9.09%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) Juniper
1 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
1 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat