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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 868 876 885
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 22 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.023% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.024% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 15 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 22 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 22 £50,000 +17.64% 1
London +14 17 £61,250 +22.50% 1
City of London +18 4 £62,500 +4.16% 1
North West - 2 £46,250 -
Uxbridge -2 1 £47,500 +15.15%
Surrey -12 1 £36,000 -7.09%
South East -20 1 £36,000 -8.86%
South West - 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -
Swindon - 1 £37,500 -

Security Risk Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 23 (65.71%) Finance
3 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (45.71%) PCI DSS
5 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 15 (42.86%) CISSP
6 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 12 (34.29%) Network Security
8 11 (31.43%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (25.71%) Solaris
10 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (22.86%) CCNA
10 8 (22.86%) CEH
10 8 (22.86%) CHFI
11 6 (17.14%) Service Management
12 5 (14.29%) Banking
12 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
13 4 (11.43%) CRISC
14 3 (8.57%) Transition Management
14 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
14 3 (8.57%) CISM
14 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
14 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (8.57%) Java
14 3 (8.57%) Oracle
15 2 (5.71%) Internet
15 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
15 2 (5.71%) Security Management
15 2 (5.71%) CISA
15 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing

Security Risk Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Network Security
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Information Security
2 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 11 (31.43%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Transition Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.71%) Security Management
7 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) CRAMM
7 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) IT Governance
8 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 8 (22.86%) CEH
3 8 (22.86%) CHFI
4 4 (11.43%) CRISC
5 3 (8.57%) CISM
6 2 (5.71%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (45.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) NCR
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Burns Sheehan
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