The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior IT Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 889 945 983
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 26 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.021% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.022% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,650 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Security Analyst over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +53 26 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London +48 10 £70,000 +14.75%
East of England +35 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Hertfordshire +30 5 £50,000 -13.04%
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
Watford - 5 £50,000 -
Halifax - 5 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
South East +28 3 £52,500 -
City of London +63 2 £62,500 -16.66%
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -11 1 £47,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 - 1
Bromley - 1 £65,000 -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior IT 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 IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (78.43%) Information Security
2 27 (52.94%) CISSP
3 23 (45.10%) Firewall
4 22 (43.14%) Security Operations
5 15 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (27.45%) SIEM
7 13 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (25.49%) CEH
8 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 12 (23.53%) Cisco
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
9 11 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
10 10 (19.61%) Security Architecture
10 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 9 (17.65%) Network Architecture
11 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
11 9 (17.65%) Legal
11 9 (17.65%) Nessus
11 9 (17.65%) ITIL
12 8 (15.69%) Python
12 8 (15.69%) LAN
12 8 (15.69%) WAN
12 8 (15.69%) GIAC
12 8 (15.69%) Finance

Senior IT 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 (3.92%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) LAN
2 8 (15.69%) Network Security
2 8 (15.69%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.92%) SCCP
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Legal
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.80%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) PKI
3 4 (7.84%) Shadow IT
4 2 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Information Security
2 22 (43.14%) Security Operations
3 15 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
4 14 (27.45%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (27.45%) SIEM
5 13 (25.49%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (25.49%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
6 11 (21.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 10 (19.61%) Security Architecture
8 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
8 9 (17.65%) ITIL
8 9 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 9 (17.65%) Network Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) Data Governance
9 8 (15.69%) Threat Modelling
10 7 (13.73%) Malware Analysis
11 6 (11.76%) Internal Audit
11 6 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
1 8 (15.69%) Python
2 6 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (52.94%) CISSP
2 13 (25.49%) CEH
3 8 (15.69%) GIAC
3 8 (15.69%) SANS
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) CCNA
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.76%) CISM
6 4 (7.84%) SSCP
7 1 (1.96%) CISA
7 1 (1.96%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Nessus
2 8 (15.69%) Nexpose
3 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.92%) Proventia
4 2 (3.92%) QRadar
4 2 (3.92%) SCCM
4 2 (3.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco
2 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
2 7 (13.73%) F5
2 7 (13.73%) ScanSafe
3 5 (9.80%) Clearswift
3 5 (9.80%) Intel Security
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Rapid7
3 5 (9.80%) Sophos
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
4 2 (3.92%) Qualys
4 2 (3.92%) Splunk
4 2 (3.92%) Symantec
5 1 (1.96%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.96%) Imperva
5 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
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