The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Risk Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Risk Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 900 855 889
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.018% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.019% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 3
Average salary £53,250 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 -
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Risk Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 2 September 2014 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
England -39 7 £53,250 +29.09% 1
London -12 6 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £51,500 -

Security Risk Analyst
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Risk 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 Security Risk Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (71.88%) CISSP
2 21 (65.63%) Finance
3 19 (59.38%) Information Security
4 18 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (43.75%) Risk Management
6 13 (40.63%) CCNA
6 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (40.63%) CHFI
6 13 (40.63%) Degree
6 13 (40.63%) CEH
7 8 (25.00%) Network Security
7 8 (25.00%) Security Management
8 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) Project Management
10 3 (9.38%) Solaris
10 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
10 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
11 2 (6.25%) CRISC
11 2 (6.25%) CISM
11 2 (6.25%) Banking
11 2 (6.25%) CRAMM
12 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
12 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
12 1 (3.13%) IT Governance
12 1 (3.13%) Information Security Management

Security Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Risk 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 Security Risk Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Information Security
2 18 (56.25%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (43.75%) Risk Management
4 8 (25.00%) Security Management
5 7 (21.88%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 2 (6.25%) CRAMM
9 1 (3.13%) Information Security Management
9 1 (3.13%) IT Governance
9 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) CISSP
2 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (40.63%) CCNA
2 13 (40.63%) CEH
2 13 (40.63%) CHFI
2 13 (40.63%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CRISC
3 2 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS