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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 879 947 970
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 32 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.021% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 19
Median salary £57,500 £43,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% -24.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £40,200 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 16 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 29 May 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 +61 28 £60,000 +6.66% 1
London +60 22 £60,000 -9.43% 1
City of London +69 7 £60,000 -17.24% 1
South East +35 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Docklands, London - 3 £53,500 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -7 2 £47,250 +12.50%
Glasgow -18 2 £47,250 +12.50%
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £60,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £45,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Guildford - 2 £55,000 -
Manchester - 2 £60,000 -
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Senior Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 81 (100.00%) Information Security
2 40 (49.38%) Management Information System
3 38 (46.91%) CISSP
4 31 (38.27%) Windows
5 29 (35.80%) SIEM
6 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (32.10%) CISM
8 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 24 (29.63%) Nessus
9 24 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 23 (28.40%) Firewall
10 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
11 20 (24.69%) Data Protection
12 18 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 18 (22.22%) Unix
12 18 (22.22%) Internal Audit
13 17 (20.99%) Finance
13 17 (20.99%) Law
13 17 (20.99%) Risk Assessment
14 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (17.28%) Wireless
16 14 (17.28%) VPN
17 13 (16.05%) Vulnerability Management
17 13 (16.05%) Time Management
18 11 (13.58%) PCI DSS
18 11 (13.58%) ITIL
18 11 (13.58%) CISA
18 11 (13.58%) Security Operations
19 10 (12.35%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 23 (28.40%) Firewall
3 14 (17.28%) VPN
3 14 (17.28%) Wireless
4 6 (7.41%) LAN
4 6 (7.41%) WAN
5 2 (2.47%) HTTP
6 1 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (1.23%) Intranet
6 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) AppScan
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
1 17 (20.99%) Law
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
2 10 (12.35%) Retail
3 8 (9.88%) Legal
4 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (49.38%) Management Information System
2 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) AS400
3 3 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.23%) CESG
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Unix
3 8 (9.88%) Linux
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) Information Security
2 29 (35.80%) SIEM
3 27 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 23 (28.40%) Risk Management
6 20 (24.69%) Data Protection
7 18 (22.22%) Internal Audit
8 17 (20.99%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (16.05%) Time Management
10 13 (16.05%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (13.58%) ITIL
11 11 (13.58%) Security Operations
12 9 (11.11%) Security Management
13 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
14 6 (7.41%) ISMS
14 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
14 6 (7.41%) SABSA
14 6 (7.41%) Security Architecture
14 6 (7.41%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) CISSP
2 26 (32.10%) CISM
3 11 (13.58%) CISA
4 9 (11.11%) GIAC
5 8 (9.88%) SANS
6 6 (7.41%) CRISC
6 6 (7.41%) ISSAP
7 4 (4.94%) CEH
7 4 (4.94%) CISMP
8 3 (3.70%) Degree
8 3 (3.70%) GCIH
8 3 (3.70%) GISF
8 3 (3.70%) GSEC
8 3 (3.70%) ISACA
9 2 (2.47%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (13.58%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.94%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.23%) COBIT
4 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (29.63%) Nessus
2 4 (4.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (4.94%) SCCM
3 2 (2.47%) HP Fortify
3 2 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.47%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco
1 7 (8.64%) Cyber-Ark
1 7 (8.64%) VMware
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) IBM
3 5 (6.17%) Intel Security
3 5 (6.17%) Palo Alto
3 5 (6.17%) Splunk
4 3 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Qualys
5 2 (2.47%) Veracode
6 1 (1.23%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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