The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 99 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £56,000 £51,698 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,500 £48,237
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +4.69%
Senior Security Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1310 1585 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.13% 95.54% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 787 1017 632
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

Senior Security Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Security Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Security Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SSCP
2 2 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint