The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the 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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 629 665 682
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 14 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 3
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £83,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £63,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +31.25%
Senior Security Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38680 41680 46825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.76% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33569 35176 39123
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Senior Security Specialist Salary Trend in London

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Senior Security Specialist
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
City of London +72 6 £80,000 -5.88% 3
Senior Security Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
2 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (45.45%) Fintech
3 8 (36.36%) CREST Certified
3 8 (36.36%) SANS
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (36.36%) Information Security
4 7 (31.82%) CEH
4 7 (31.82%) WorldPay
5 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) SIEM
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
7 3 (13.64%) Electronics
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) Threat Management
7 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) BGP
1 2 (9.09%) BIG-IP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) Fast Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (9.09%) HSRP
1 2 (9.09%) IPsec
1 2 (9.09%) MPLS
1 2 (9.09%) Multicast
1 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 2 (9.09%) SNMP
1 2 (9.09%) TACACS
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Fintech
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (36.36%) Information Security
3 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (22.73%) Security Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) SIEM
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
5 3 (13.64%) Threat Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) SABSA
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) CISM
3 8 (36.36%) CREST Certified
3 8 (36.36%) SANS
4 7 (31.82%) CEH
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) CISA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) vCloud
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) WorldPay
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) F5
3 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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