The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Information Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 836 964 964
Rank change year-on-year
+128 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 40 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 10
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £43,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £43,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+56.06% -35.92%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Senior Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Information Security Analyst in the job title.

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 7 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +115 38 £67,500 +42.10% 2
London +80 26 £67,500 +42.10%
South East +68 8 £67,500 +56.97% 1
Berkshire - 8 £67,500 -
Windsor - 7 £67,500 -
City of London +35 6 £67,500 +42.10%
North West - 4 £47,000 - 1
Manchester - 4 £47,000 - 1
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

Senior Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior Information Security 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 Senior Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 44 (77.19%) CISSP
3 27 (47.37%) CISM
4 25 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
6 20 (35.09%) CISA
7 18 (31.58%) Linux
7 18 (31.58%) Degree
7 18 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (26.32%) Network Security
8 15 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (22.81%) CEH
9 13 (22.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
10 12 (21.05%) Security Operations
11 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (19.30%) Windows
12 10 (17.54%) SANS
13 8 (14.04%) Fintech
13 8 (14.04%) IaaS
13 8 (14.04%) Scala
13 8 (14.04%) PaaS
13 8 (14.04%) Java
13 8 (14.04%) Oracle
13 8 (14.04%) GSEC
14 7 (12.28%) Nessus
14 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
14 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
14 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification

Senior Information Security 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) IaaS
1 8 (14.04%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Games
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
2 8 (14.04%) Fintech
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (7.02%) BYOD
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 3 (5.26%) Xbox
7 2 (3.51%) Physics
8 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.75%) PKI
8 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (31.58%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (26.32%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (22.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (21.05%) Security Operations
6 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
7 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.53%) OWASP
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.53%) SIEM
8 6 (10.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (8.77%) Network Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
10 4 (7.02%) Information Security Governance
10 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
10 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) Java
1 8 (14.04%) Scala
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (77.19%) CISSP
2 27 (47.37%) CISM
3 20 (35.09%) CISA
4 18 (31.58%) Degree
5 13 (22.81%) CEH
6 10 (17.54%) SANS
7 8 (14.04%) GSEC
8 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (12.28%) CRISC
9 5 (8.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (7.02%) CCSP
10 4 (7.02%) CISMP
11 3 (5.26%) SSCP
12 2 (3.51%) CCNP
12 2 (3.51%) GIAC
12 2 (3.51%) ISSAP
13 1 (1.75%) ISACA
13 1 (1.75%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.51%) FISMA
4 1 (1.75%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nessus
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
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