The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Specialist
England / North West
Rank 245 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -4.76%

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
5700 5221 6606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 4390 5650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Security Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Security Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North West region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper