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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Information Security Analyst
Rank 872 885 872
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Analyst 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.007% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £50,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.30% +13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,850 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-34.50% +21.73%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 10 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 27 February 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 -7 6 £55,000 -15.38% 1
London +17 4 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Glasgow - 3 £45,850 - 1
Scotland - 3 £45,850 - 1
Berkshire +1 1 £55,000 -21.42%
City of London +1 1 - -
South East -16 1 £55,000 -21.42%
West Midlands -17 1 £42,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,000 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (95.24%) CISSP
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
6 6 (28.57%) CISM
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) UNIX
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) ISMS
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
7 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (19.05%) Nessus
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 3 (14.29%) Law
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Internet
9 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
9 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
9 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
9 3 (14.29%) COBIT
9 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment

Senior Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Online Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) ISMS
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.76%) SIEM
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) COBIT
3 2 (9.52%) COSO
4 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
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