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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 866 904 947
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 30 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 16
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 18 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 27 September 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
England +45 30 £45,000 -10.00% 2
London +39 15 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
South East +33 5 £44,164 -2.93%
North West +9 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +37 1 £47,500 -15.55% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £43,328 -
Worthing - 1 £43,328 -
Leeds - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 53 (84.13%) Information Security
2 31 (49.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (47.62%) Risk Management
3 30 (47.62%) Finance
3 30 (47.62%) CISSP
4 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
5 23 (36.51%) CISA
6 21 (33.33%) CRISC
7 15 (23.81%) Degree
7 15 (23.81%) COBIT
7 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 14 (22.22%) RSA Archer
9 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (20.63%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (19.05%) SIEM
11 11 (17.46%) Legal
12 10 (15.87%) CISM
12 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
13 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (12.70%) Data Loss Prevention
15 7 (11.11%) IT Governance
15 7 (11.11%) Security Architecture
15 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
15 7 (11.11%) Security Management
15 7 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
16 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
16 6 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
16 6 (9.52%) Information Assurance
17 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (7.94%) Internal Audit

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 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) IaaS
2 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Firewall
1 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 30 (47.62%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.17%) Fintech
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (84.13%) Information Security
2 30 (47.62%) Risk Management
3 13 (20.63%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (20.63%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (19.05%) SIEM
5 10 (15.87%) Data Protection
6 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.70%) Data Loss Prevention
8 7 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (11.11%) IT Governance
8 7 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (11.11%) Security Architecture
8 7 (11.11%) Security Management
9 6 (9.52%) Information Assurance
9 6 (9.52%) Information Security Governance
10 5 (7.94%) Internal Audit
10 5 (7.94%) IT Audit
10 5 (7.94%) Workflow
11 4 (6.35%) TOGAF
11 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) Perl
1 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) CISSP
2 23 (36.51%) CISA
3 21 (33.33%) CRISC
4 15 (23.81%) Degree
5 10 (15.87%) CISM
6 4 (6.35%) ISACA
7 3 (4.76%) GISF
7 3 (4.76%) ISSAP
8 2 (3.17%) GIAC
8 2 (3.17%) MCP
8 2 (3.17%) SANS
9 1 (1.59%) CISMP
9 1 (1.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (49.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (38.10%) PCI DSS
3 15 (23.81%) COBIT
4 1 (1.59%) COSO
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
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