The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Information Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Specialist
Rank 929 933 950
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Specialist 1 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.022% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 4
Average salary - £52,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 -

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Information Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Information Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Specialist within the UK.

Senior Information Security Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Specialist
Top 2 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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Scotland -4 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Senior Information Security Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Trac
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) InfiniBand
2 3 (75.00%) GPFS
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Health Informatics
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (75.00%) Informatics
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Life Science
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Drupal

Senior Information Security Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information Security Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Drupal
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) InfiniBand
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Grid Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Health Informatics
1 3 (75.00%) Informatics
1 3 (75.00%) Life Science
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) Fault Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) GPFS
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Opsware
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago