The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 879 891 881
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 18 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.013% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.40% -3.00%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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%

Senior Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Analyst within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Analyst over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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 +20 11 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Glasgow +13 7 £42,000 -
Scotland +10 7 £42,000 -
London +26 6 £63,750 +27.50% 1
City of London +36 2 £66,250 +1.92%
West Midlands -14 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
Bradford - 2 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
South East +19 1 £55,000 +13.40%
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information Security 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (67.57%) CISSP
3 23 (62.16%) Finance
4 16 (43.24%) CISM
5 10 (27.03%) Banking
6 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
6 9 (24.32%) Cyber Security
7 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
7 7 (18.92%) CISA
8 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
9 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
11 3 (8.11%) Windows
11 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (8.11%) Internet
11 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
11 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (8.11%) Retail
11 3 (8.11%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (8.11%) SDLC
11 3 (8.11%) Network Security
11 3 (8.11%) Degree
11 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
11 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
11 3 (8.11%) Online Banking
12 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information Security 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.11%) Online Banking
4 2 (5.41%) CESG
4 2 (5.41%) RMADS
5 1 (2.70%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (24.32%) Cyber Security
3 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
4 6 (16.22%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
8 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.70%) Data Governance
8 1 (2.70%) Service Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) CISSP
2 16 (43.24%) CISM
3 7 (18.92%) CISA
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CRISC
5 2 (5.41%) CEH
6 1 (2.70%) MBA
6 1 (2.70%) GIAC
6 1 (2.70%) ACCA
6 1 (2.70%) SSCP
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee
2 1 (2.70%) Websense
2 1 (2.70%) Tripwire
2 1 (2.70%) Qualys
2 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
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