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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Specialist
Rank 223 - 242
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Specialist 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Median salary £70,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £63,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.93%
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 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
5306 5956 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.18% 96.44% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4791 5510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Specialist across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Senior Security Specialist Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Security Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester - 4 £70,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £60,000 -
Senior Security Specialist
England

Senior Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region featuring Senior Security Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (40.00%) Law
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) Junos
5 3 (30.00%) SIEM
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Junos
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) VLAN
2 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Information Security
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (20.00%) Threat Detection
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SANS
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) IISP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MIIS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
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