The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 871 921 929
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 25 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.008% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 23
Median salary £70,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.53% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £63,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +31.25%
Senior Security Specialist
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Security Specialist Salary Trend in England

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Senior Security Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +25 12 £77,500 +10.71% 1
North West - 8 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £51,000 - 1
South East - 1 £75,000 -
Senior Security Specialist
UK

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (39.58%) Information Security
2 18 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (35.42%) CISSP
4 15 (31.25%) SIEM
4 15 (31.25%) SANS
5 14 (29.17%) CISM
6 13 (27.08%) Firewall
7 11 (22.92%) Windows
7 11 (22.92%) CEH
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
8 10 (20.83%) Fintech
8 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (18.75%) Security Operations
9 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
10 8 (16.67%) Java
10 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 8 (16.67%) CREST Certified
11 7 (14.58%) WorldPay
11 7 (14.58%) Degree
12 6 (12.50%) Network Security
12 6 (12.50%) Marketing
12 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 6 (12.50%) Finance
12 6 (12.50%) Juniper
12 6 (12.50%) .NET
13 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
13 5 (10.42%) DHCP

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Firewall
2 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.50%) Network Security
4 5 (10.42%) DHCP
4 5 (10.42%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) MPLS
5 3 (6.25%) Junos
5 3 (6.25%) VLAN
5 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.17%) BGP
6 2 (4.17%) BIG-IP
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.17%) EIGRP
6 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.17%) Fast Ethernet
6 2 (4.17%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (4.17%) IPsec
6 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.17%) SNMP
6 2 (4.17%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
1 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 5 (10.42%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) Regular Expression
3 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.25%) J2EE
3 3 (6.25%) JNI
4 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Fintech
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.08%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Information Security
2 18 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (31.25%) SIEM
4 10 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (18.75%) Security Operations
6 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 4 (8.33%) Security Management
8 4 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (6.25%) Database Security
9 3 (6.25%) Line Management
9 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.33%) C
2 4 (8.33%) C#
2 4 (8.33%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) CISSP
2 15 (31.25%) SANS
3 14 (29.17%) CISM
4 11 (22.92%) CEH
5 8 (16.67%) CREST Certified
6 7 (14.58%) Degree
7 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.33%) HP ASE
8 4 (8.33%) HPE ATP
8 4 (8.33%) RHCE
9 3 (6.25%) CISA
10 1 (2.08%) CCNP
10 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (2.08%) GSEC
10 1 (2.08%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) vCloud
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) RSA Archer
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.08%) MIIS
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) CheckPoint
2 7 (14.58%) WorldPay
3 6 (12.50%) Juniper
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) Intel Security
5 4 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Apple
8 1 (2.08%) CA
8 1 (2.08%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.08%) Google
8 1 (2.08%) NetIQ
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