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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Risk Analyst
UK
Rank 818 937 934
Rank change year-on-year
+119 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 35 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.010% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 9
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 19 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 22 January 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 +108 28 £57,500 +27.77%
London +66 12 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England - 10 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £57,500 -
City of London +48 6 £45,000 -18.18%
South East +64 3 £55,000 +46.66%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £55,000 -
Telford - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 42 (60.87%) Information Security
2 37 (53.62%) Finance
3 34 (49.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (44.93%) CISSP
5 20 (28.99%) Risk Management
5 20 (28.99%) Penetration Testing
6 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
7 15 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (21.74%) CISM
8 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (17.39%) Sophos
8 12 (17.39%) Forcepoint
8 12 (17.39%) Degree
8 12 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (17.39%) IaaS
9 10 (14.49%) Security Management
10 9 (13.04%) CISA
10 9 (13.04%) Unix
10 9 (13.04%) Java
10 9 (13.04%) Oracle
10 9 (13.04%) ITIL
10 9 (13.04%) Linux
10 9 (13.04%) PaaS
10 9 (13.04%) Scala
10 9 (13.04%) SIEM
10 9 (13.04%) Fintech
11 7 (10.14%) ISMS
11 7 (10.14%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.14%) Security Architecture
11 7 (10.14%) Management Information System

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 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) IaaS
2 9 (13.04%) PaaS
3 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 37 (53.62%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Banking
3 5 (7.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Fintech
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.90%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
1 9 (13.04%) Unix
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Information Security
2 20 (28.99%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (28.99%) Risk Management
3 15 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.49%) Security Management
6 9 (13.04%) ITIL
6 9 (13.04%) SIEM
7 7 (10.14%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.14%) ISMS
7 7 (10.14%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.80%) Information Security Management
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (4.35%) Information Assurance
9 3 (4.35%) SABSA
9 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) Java
1 9 (13.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (44.93%) CISSP
2 15 (21.74%) CISM
3 12 (17.39%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) CISA
5 6 (8.70%) CEH
6 3 (4.35%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.90%) GIAC
7 2 (2.90%) MCP
7 2 (2.90%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (49.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.80%) COBIT
3 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (5.80%) SLA
4 2 (2.90%) GDPR
4 2 (2.90%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Forcepoint
1 12 (17.39%) Sophos
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft