The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 876 869 886
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.001% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £55,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £55,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-15.90% +41.93%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Security Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
England -56 4 £47,750 -13.18% 1
Scotland - 1 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £50,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £45,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £47,500 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £43,500 -
London - 1 £55,000 - 1
Watford - 1 £50,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £43,500 -
South East - 1 £43,500 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (71.43%) PKI
2 15 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 12 (57.14%) Lync
3 12 (57.14%) Database Security
3 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 12 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 7 (33.33%) CISSP
5 7 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) SIEM
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) Juniper
7 4 (19.05%) SSL
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) IPsec
8 3 (14.29%) Electronics
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) LAMP
8 3 (14.29%) GIAC

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Lync
1 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) IPsec
3 3 (14.29%) TACACS
3 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
3 3 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (9.52%) HTTP
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 12 (57.14%) Database Security
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Analysis
3 12 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (38.10%) Information Security
5 7 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) SIEM
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
8 3 (14.29%) Pattern Recognition
8 3 (14.29%) OWASP
9 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.76%) Data Security
10 1 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) GCIA
3 2 (9.52%) GCIH
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) SSCP
4 1 (4.76%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter
5 1 (4.76%) Websense
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
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