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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Information Security Analyst
UK
Rank 822 911 957
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 22 45 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.045% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.046% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 5
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,100 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +19.56%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 14 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +71 16 £67,500 +22.72%
London +36 8 £63,750 +15.90%
South East +59 5 £72,500 +70.58%
Scotland +25 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Hampshire +19 4 £72,500 +70.58%
Basingstoke 0 4 £72,500 +70.58%
Manchester - 2 £47,000 -
North West - 2 £47,000 -
City of London +33 1 £67,500 +28.57%
West Midlands +28 1 - -
Coventry +14 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Oxford - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 43 (75.44%) CISSP
3 28 (49.12%) CISM
4 23 (40.35%) Linux
5 22 (38.60%) CISA
6 21 (36.84%) PCI DSS
7 20 (35.09%) Management Information System
7 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (29.82%) Degree
9 16 (28.07%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (26.32%) Windows
11 14 (24.56%) Network Security
12 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
12 13 (22.81%) Finance
12 13 (22.81%) Security Operations
13 12 (21.05%) CEH
14 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (17.54%) Oracle
15 10 (17.54%) Java
15 10 (17.54%) SCCM
15 10 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
15 10 (17.54%) SANS
16 9 (15.79%) Scala
16 9 (15.79%) PaaS
16 9 (15.79%) IaaS
16 9 (15.79%) Fintech
16 9 (15.79%) Firewall
17 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 8 (14.04%) Security Monitoring

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 2 (3.51%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) IaaS
1 9 (15.79%) PaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Network Security
2 9 (15.79%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) DNS
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (8.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (8.77%) SSL
4 5 (8.77%) VPN
5 4 (7.02%) HTTP
5 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
5 4 (7.02%) LDAP
6 2 (3.51%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) IPv6
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) SAML
2 4 (7.02%) SailPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) OAuth
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.79%) Fintech
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.77%) PKI
5 4 (7.02%) BYOD
5 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.02%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.51%) Xbox
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 15 (26.32%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (28.07%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.81%) Security Operations
5 11 (19.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (14.04%) Security Monitoring
7 8 (14.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (12.28%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (8.77%) Actionable Insight
10 5 (8.77%) OWASP
10 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
11 4 (7.02%) Data Flow Diagram
11 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.02%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Security Architecture
11 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) Java
2 9 (15.79%) Scala
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (75.44%) CISSP
2 28 (49.12%) CISM
3 22 (38.60%) CISA
4 17 (29.82%) Degree
5 12 (21.05%) CEH
6 10 (17.54%) SANS
7 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (12.28%) CRISC
8 6 (10.53%) GSEC
9 5 (8.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (8.77%) CISMP
10 4 (7.02%) CCSP
11 2 (3.51%) CCNP
11 2 (3.51%) ISSAP
12 1 (1.75%) GIAC
12 1 (1.75%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 20 (35.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.51%) FISMA
4 1 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) Nessus
3 4 (7.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco
2 5 (8.77%) F5
2 5 (8.77%) Juniper
2 5 (8.77%) Palo Alto
3 4 (7.02%) Dell
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) CyberArk