The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Analyst
Rank 430 441 415
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 11 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.046% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.049% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 36
Average salary £67,500 £51,177 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.89% +27.94%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 South East

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

Senior Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Security Analyst Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Senior Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -21 6 £52,900 +3.36%
Berkshire -1 4 £67,500 +22.72%
Oxfordshire - 2 £70,000 -
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 31 (83.78%) Information Security
2 30 (81.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (75.68%) Management Information System
3 28 (75.68%) ITIL
3 28 (75.68%) CISSP
4 25 (67.57%) COBIT
5 24 (64.86%) CISM
6 23 (62.16%) Security Management
6 23 (62.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 22 (59.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 22 (59.46%) CISA
8 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
8 21 (56.76%) Degree
9 20 (54.05%) Incident Management
10 19 (51.35%) Security Testing
11 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
11 10 (27.03%) SIEM
12 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
12 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
12 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
12 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
13 4 (10.81%) Electronics
13 4 (10.81%) Military
13 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
13 4 (10.81%) Protective Monitoring
13 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
13 4 (10.81%) Coaching
13 4 (10.81%) C#
13 4 (10.81%) C++
13 4 (10.81%) Python

Senior Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) SSH
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
1 4 (10.81%) Military
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) Management Information System
2 21 (56.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) Information Security
2 28 (75.68%) ITIL
3 23 (62.16%) Security Management
4 22 (59.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 20 (54.05%) Incident Management
6 19 (51.35%) Security Testing
7 10 (27.03%) Information Security Management
7 10 (27.03%) SIEM
8 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
9 4 (10.81%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.81%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Information Management
10 3 (8.11%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (5.41%) Communications Security
11 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) C++
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) CISSP
2 24 (64.86%) CISM
3 22 (59.46%) CISA
4 21 (56.76%) Degree
5 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.11%) CEH
7 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
7 2 (5.41%) GCIA
7 2 (5.41%) GCIH
7 2 (5.41%) SSCP
8 1 (2.70%) MCP
8 1 (2.70%) CCNA
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCSE
8 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (81.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (67.57%) COBIT
3 23 (62.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (5.41%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Dell
2 2 (5.41%) Juniper
2 2 (5.41%) Symantec
2 2 (5.41%) McAfee
2 2 (5.41%) Websense
2 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.41%) Tripwire
2 2 (5.41%) Sourcefire
2 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft