The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Risk Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 838 938 930
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 14 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 11
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +31.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

Security Risk Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +99 14 £55,000 +22.22%
London +83 12 £55,000 +22.22%
South East +63 1 - -
Berkshire +51 1 - -
West End - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Barnet - 1 £47,500 -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Security Risk 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 featuring Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 41 (61.19%) Information Security
2 39 (58.21%) Finance
3 37 (55.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (50.75%) CISSP
5 22 (32.84%) Risk Management
5 22 (32.84%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (26.87%) PCI DSS
7 17 (25.37%) CISM
8 16 (23.88%) Degree
9 15 (22.39%) CISA
10 14 (20.90%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (19.40%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (17.91%) Sophos
12 12 (17.91%) Forcepoint
13 11 (16.42%) Oracle
13 11 (16.42%) ITIL
13 11 (16.42%) Linux
14 10 (14.93%) Security Management
14 10 (14.93%) IaaS
15 9 (13.43%) PaaS
15 9 (13.43%) Scala
15 9 (13.43%) Fintech
15 9 (13.43%) Java
15 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
16 8 (11.94%) Windows
17 7 (10.45%) Unix
17 7 (10.45%) Banking
17 7 (10.45%) ISMS
17 7 (10.45%) Data Protection

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) IaaS
2 9 (13.43%) PaaS
3 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 39 (58.21%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 6 (8.96%) Retail
4 5 (7.46%) Advertising
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Fintech
1 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.49%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Information Security
2 22 (32.84%) Penetration Testing
2 22 (32.84%) Risk Management
3 14 (20.90%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (19.40%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.42%) ITIL
7 10 (14.93%) Security Management
8 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.45%) ISMS
8 7 (10.45%) Security Architecture
8 7 (10.45%) SIEM
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
10 4 (5.97%) Information Security Management
10 4 (5.97%) IT Audit
11 3 (4.48%) Data Loss Prevention
11 3 (4.48%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (4.48%) Pattern Matching
11 3 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (4.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) Java
1 9 (13.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) CISSP
2 17 (25.37%) CISM
3 16 (23.88%) Degree
4 15 (22.39%) CISA
5 6 (8.96%) CEH
6 2 (2.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (2.99%) CCSP
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CRISC
6 2 (2.99%) SANS
7 1 (1.49%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (55.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (26.87%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.46%) COBIT
4 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (5.97%) SLA
5 2 (2.99%) GDPR
5 2 (2.99%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Nessus
1 1 (1.49%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Forcepoint
1 12 (17.91%) Sophos
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) IBM