The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 775 892 855
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 123 33 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.033% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.034% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 103 26 49
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -8.41%
Senior Security Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Security Analyst Salary Trend in England

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Senior Security Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Senior Security Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +52 56 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East +22 21 £50,000 - 3
South West +7 16 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Yorkshire - 14 £51,250 -
West Midlands 0 11 £55,000 +19.56% 2
North West +23 2 £80,000 +102.53% 1
East of England +4 2 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Security Analyst
UK

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 130 (59.91%) Information Security
2 110 (50.69%) CISSP
3 74 (34.10%) Firewall
4 67 (30.88%) Management Information System
4 67 (30.88%) Windows
5 57 (26.27%) SIEM
6 56 (25.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 51 (23.50%) Penetration Testing
8 49 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
9 46 (21.20%) Security Operations
9 46 (21.20%) ITIL
10 43 (19.82%) Finance
10 43 (19.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 42 (19.35%) Python
12 41 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (17.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 38 (17.51%) SANS
15 36 (16.59%) Degree
15 36 (16.59%) PCI DSS
15 36 (16.59%) Mentoring
16 35 (16.13%) Linux
16 35 (16.13%) CISM
17 33 (15.21%) Malware Analysis
18 31 (14.29%) Active Directory
19 30 (13.82%) GIAC
20 28 (12.90%) Network Security
21 26 (11.98%) Unix
22 25 (11.52%) Cisco
22 25 (11.52%) Risk Assessment
22 25 (11.52%) VMware

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

Cloud Services
1 13 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.10%) Firewall
2 56 (25.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 28 (12.90%) Network Security
4 18 (8.29%) Internet
5 15 (6.91%) Wireless
6 12 (5.53%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (5.07%) LAN
7 11 (5.07%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.07%) VPN
7 11 (5.07%) WAN
8 9 (4.15%) HTTP
9 8 (3.69%) BIG-IP
9 8 (3.69%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (3.69%) FWSM
9 8 (3.69%) IP Telephony
10 6 (2.76%) SMTP
10 6 (2.76%) Wireshark
11 5 (2.30%) DNS
12 4 (1.84%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.76%) GIS
2 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Metasploit
1 3 (1.38%) Selenium
1 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
1 3 (1.38%) WebDriver
2 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 43 (19.82%) Finance
2 18 (8.29%) Banking
3 14 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.53%) Law
5 10 (4.61%) Retail
6 7 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 7 (3.23%) Legal
6 7 (3.23%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.30%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 67 (30.88%) Management Information System
2 41 (18.89%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.91%) Security Operations Centre
4 13 (5.99%) Cyberthreat
5 12 (5.53%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.53%) Digital Media
6 11 (5.07%) AS400
6 11 (5.07%) IBM Mainframe
6 11 (5.07%) Mainframe
7 8 (3.69%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (3.69%) VCE vBlock
8 7 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.30%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (2.30%) Online Banking
10 4 (1.84%) CESG
11 3 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.92%) Clustering
12 2 (0.92%) SecurID
12 2 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (30.88%) Windows
2 35 (16.13%) Linux
3 26 (11.98%) Unix
4 10 (4.61%) Solaris
5 8 (3.69%) CentOS
6 3 (1.38%) Android
6 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.46%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (59.91%) Information Security
2 57 (26.27%) SIEM
3 51 (23.50%) Penetration Testing
4 49 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (21.20%) ITIL
5 46 (21.20%) Security Operations
6 39 (17.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 36 (16.59%) Mentoring
8 33 (15.21%) Malware Analysis
9 25 (11.52%) Risk Assessment
9 25 (11.52%) Security Management
10 23 (10.60%) Risk Management
10 23 (10.60%) Vulnerability Management
11 22 (10.14%) Incident Management
12 20 (9.22%) Data Protection
12 20 (9.22%) Internal Audit
13 17 (7.83%) Data Governance
13 17 (7.83%) Security Architecture
13 17 (7.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (6.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.35%) Python
2 16 (7.37%) C#
2 16 (7.37%) Perl
2 16 (7.37%) PHP
3 13 (5.99%) C++
4 12 (5.53%) C
4 12 (5.53%) Ruby
5 11 (5.07%) SQL
6 10 (4.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.84%) Java
8 3 (1.38%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 110 (50.69%) CISSP
2 38 (17.51%) SANS
3 36 (16.59%) Degree
4 35 (16.13%) CISM
5 30 (13.82%) GIAC
6 25 (11.52%) CEH
7 22 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (9.22%) CISA
9 17 (7.83%) Security Cleared
10 15 (6.91%) GCIH
10 15 (6.91%) SC Cleared
11 14 (6.45%) GCIA
12 12 (5.53%) CCNA
13 11 (5.07%) CCNP
14 9 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (3.69%) CCIE
16 7 (3.23%) GSEC
16 7 (3.23%) ISSAP
17 5 (2.30%) CRISC
18 3 (1.38%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (19.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (16.59%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.07%) ISO27002
4 7 (3.23%) ISO22301
5 5 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (2.30%) ISO27005
6 4 (1.84%) COBIT
7 3 (1.38%) QA
7 3 (1.38%) SLA
8 2 (0.92%) BS25999
8 2 (0.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.46%) GPG13
System Software
1 31 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.30%) Snort
3 4 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.92%) Firmware
4 2 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.92%) UAG
5 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) Nessus
2 8 (3.69%) Cacti
2 8 (3.69%) Nagios
2 8 (3.69%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (2.30%) Nmap
4 4 (1.84%) QRadar
5 3 (1.38%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.38%) EnCase
6 2 (0.92%) RSA enVision
6 2 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (11.52%) Cisco
1 25 (11.52%) VMware
2 13 (5.99%) SolarWinds
3 12 (5.53%) ArcSight
4 11 (5.07%) IBM
5 10 (4.61%) Juniper
5 10 (4.61%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.15%) Intel Security
6 9 (4.15%) Qualys
7 8 (3.69%) F5
7 8 (3.69%) Rackspace
8 7 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.76%) Splunk
10 5 (2.30%) Microsoft
11 4 (1.84%) Forcepoint
11 4 (1.84%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.38%) AlienVault
12 3 (1.38%) FireEye
12 3 (1.38%) LogRhythm
12 3 (1.38%) Rapid7
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + on call + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Wimbledon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago
Twickenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 23 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 24 days ago
Wembley
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
Posted: 25 days ago