The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 255 306 370
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £80,000 £85,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +65.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £85,000 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £88,750 £85,000 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £63,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +31.93%
Senior Security Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6232 9463 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 94.81% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 8080 10335
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

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 31 May 2016.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Senior Security Specialist 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 City of London region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) SABSA
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
4 1 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Fast Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) HSRP
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
1 1 (16.67%) TACACS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VXLAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SABSA
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) vCloud
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + exceptional benefits +20% bonus
Posted: 19 days ago