The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 250 - 257
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £39,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,900 £51,177 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +27.94%
Senior Security Analyst
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6897 6394 7659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.34% 95.33% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5931 5407 6751
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Security Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (76.19%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (57.14%) Law
4 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (57.14%) F5
5 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 10 (47.62%) Data Analysis
5 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 10 (47.62%) Splunk
6 7 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 5 (23.81%) CISSP
8 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) CA
9 4 (19.05%) DMZ
9 4 (19.05%) Internet
9 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) UNIX
10 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) DMZ
5 4 (19.05%) Internet
6 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (9.52%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
General
1 12 (57.14%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (47.62%) Data Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) CISM
2 3 (14.29%) ISSAP
2 3 (14.29%) ISSMP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
3 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) CheckPoint
2 12 (57.14%) F5
3 10 (47.62%) Splunk
3 10 (47.62%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) CA
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Websense
5 3 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 3 (14.29%) Kaspersky
6 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
6 2 (9.52%) VMware