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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 887 862 899
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 15 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £40,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +21.87%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 11 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 19 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 -20 12 £51,250 +20.58%
London -24 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Merseyside - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +3 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Scotland -13 2 £41,000 -
Glasgow - 2 £41,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £40,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 £40,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £40,500 - 1

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 22 (68.75%) Management Information System
3 17 (53.13%) CISSP
4 16 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 16 (50.00%) Security Management
4 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 15 (46.88%) UNIX
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 13 (40.63%) CISM
7 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
9 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) ITIL
10 9 (28.13%) ISMS
11 8 (25.00%) Degree
11 8 (25.00%) COBIT
11 8 (25.00%) ISSAP
11 8 (25.00%) ISSMP
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco
11 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 8 (25.00%) Firewall
11 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (25.00%) Multimedia
12 7 (21.88%) Wireless
12 7 (21.88%) VPN
12 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
1 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) VPN
2 7 (21.88%) Wireless
2 7 (21.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) ATM
General
1 8 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
4 2 (6.25%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 22 (68.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) UNIX
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 16 (50.00%) Security Management
3 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) ISMS
4 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) E-Discovery
8 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
9 1 (3.13%) SIEM
9 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) CISSP
2 13 (40.63%) CISM
3 8 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 8 (25.00%) ISSMP
3 8 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 8 (25.00%) COBIT
2 8 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
3 4 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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