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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Specialist
England / London
Rank 578 641 644
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.020% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £73,750 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.74% -2.85%

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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Use Case
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) SANS
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) CCSA
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CCSE
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) CISM

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 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SANS
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (8.33%) CA
5 1 (8.33%) ForgeRock
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) NetIQ
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk
London
Stott & May
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago