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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Risk Analyst
Rank 888 941 970
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 20 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.027% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 13
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £60,700
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Security Risk Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 10 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 25 July 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 +56 20 £48,750 -4.87%
London +25 9 £47,000 -14.54%
South East - 7 £51,000 -
Surrey - 5 £51,000 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -
Manchester - 4 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £47,500 -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (88.24%) Information Security
2 31 (60.78%) CISSP
3 30 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (49.02%) CRISC
4 25 (49.02%) CISA
5 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
6 22 (43.14%) Finance
7 21 (41.18%) COBIT
7 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
8 18 (35.29%) Degree
8 18 (35.29%) RSA Archer
9 12 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
9 12 (23.53%) Legal
10 11 (21.57%) PCI DSS
11 10 (19.61%) SIEM
11 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
12 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
13 8 (15.69%) Data Loss Prevention
14 7 (13.73%) Information Security Governance
15 6 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
15 6 (11.76%) CISM
16 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 5 (9.80%) Workflow
16 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
16 5 (9.80%) Information Assurance
16 5 (9.80%) IT Audit
16 5 (9.80%) Security Operations
17 4 (7.84%) Two-Factor Authentication

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 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
1 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (7.84%) Network Security
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 21 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Information Security
2 23 (45.10%) Risk Management
3 12 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (19.61%) SIEM
5 9 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 9 (17.65%) IT Governance
6 8 (15.69%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (13.73%) Information Security Governance
8 6 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Information Assurance
9 5 (9.80%) IT Audit
9 5 (9.80%) Security Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) Security Operations
9 5 (9.80%) Workflow
10 4 (7.84%) Change Control
10 4 (7.84%) Data Privacy
10 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (7.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Perl
1 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (60.78%) CISSP
2 25 (49.02%) CISA
2 25 (49.02%) CRISC
3 18 (35.29%) Degree
4 6 (11.76%) CISM
5 4 (7.84%) GISF
5 4 (7.84%) ISACA
6 2 (3.92%) MBA
7 1 (1.96%) CISMP
7 1 (1.96%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (41.18%) COBIT
3 11 (21.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.88%) COSO
5 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft