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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 863 889 884
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 20 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.016% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 1
Average salary £43,500 £58,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.64% +6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-9.18% -15.90%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +29 11 £60,000 +0.84% 3
Scotland +29 9 £42,000 - 2
Glasgow +11 7 £42,000 - 2
London +41 6 £66,250 +10.87% 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Bradford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £56,000 -
City of London +37 1 £72,500 +21.84% 1
South East 0 1 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (71.43%) Finance
3 19 (67.86%) CISSP
4 10 (35.71%) Banking
5 9 (32.14%) CISM
5 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
5 9 (32.14%) Cyber Security
6 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
7 5 (17.86%) CISA
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (10.71%) Retail
9 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Online Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Network Security
9 3 (10.71%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (10.71%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
10 2 (7.14%) RMADS
10 2 (7.14%) Change Control
10 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
10 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) Online Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) RMADS
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
4 1 (3.57%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (32.14%) Cyber Security
3 5 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Security Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 9 (32.14%) CISM
3 5 (17.86%) CISA
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) MBA
6 1 (3.57%) ACCA
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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