The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 158 144 177
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 4 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% 0.44% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.46% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 2
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £46,849
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -10.34%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.94%
Senior Security Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2688 2822 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.59% 95.56% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1775 2409
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Security Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Security Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Glasgow -17 4 £47,500 +13.09%
Senior Security Analyst
UK

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior Security Analyst 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Nessus
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) CISMP
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) SCADA
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Internal Audit
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) ISMS
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CISMP
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) GIAC
3 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Nessus
2 1 (10.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy