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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior IT Security Analyst
UK
Rank 826 904 935
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 25 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.015% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 5
Median salary £47,500 £56,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +42.40%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.25%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 22 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 23 January 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 +89 25 £47,500 -15.55% 2
West Midlands +9 9 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Coventry - 7 £47,500 - 1
North West - 6 £40,000 -
Manchester - 6 £40,000 -
South West +14 3 £60,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £55,000 -
Leeds +28 2 £62,500 +21.95%
West Yorkshire +24 2 £62,500 +21.95%
Yorkshire +21 2 £62,500 +21.95%
Wiltshire +19 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Swindon +13 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Solihull - 2 £60,000 -
South East +65 1 £62,427 +46.88% 1
Hampshire +15 1 £62,427 +46.88%
Bristol +7 1 £75,000 +76.47%
Havant - 1 £62,427 -
Watford - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 55 (74.32%) CISSP
2 34 (45.95%) PCI DSS
3 27 (36.49%) SIEM
4 26 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (33.78%) Degree
6 23 (31.08%) Risk Assessment
7 22 (29.73%) Vulnerability Management
8 21 (28.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 21 (28.38%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (27.03%) ITIL
10 19 (25.68%) Firewall
10 19 (25.68%) OWASP
10 19 (25.68%) Security Architecture
11 18 (24.32%) CEH
11 18 (24.32%) Information Security
11 18 (24.32%) ISO22301
11 18 (24.32%) ISO27005
11 18 (24.32%) Security Operations
11 18 (24.32%) ISO27002
12 16 (21.62%) CISM
12 16 (21.62%) Network Architecture
13 15 (20.27%) ITIL V3
14 14 (18.92%) Supplier Management
14 14 (18.92%) CISA
14 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
15 12 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
15 12 (16.22%) SANS
16 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (14.86%) Risk Management

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 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.35%) DNS
2 1 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.35%) LAN
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) VLAN
2 1 (1.35%) VPN
2 1 (1.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.16%) PKI
3 8 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) AIX
2 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.35%) Solaris
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) SIEM
2 23 (31.08%) Risk Assessment
3 22 (29.73%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (28.38%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (28.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 20 (27.03%) ITIL
6 19 (25.68%) OWASP
6 19 (25.68%) Security Architecture
7 18 (24.32%) Information Security
7 18 (24.32%) Security Operations
8 16 (21.62%) Network Architecture
9 15 (20.27%) ITIL V3
10 14 (18.92%) Supplier Management
11 12 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
12 11 (14.86%) Change Management
12 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
12 11 (14.86%) Risk Management
13 8 (10.81%) Data Governance
13 8 (10.81%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
1 9 (12.16%) Python
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (74.32%) CISSP
2 25 (33.78%) Degree
3 18 (24.32%) CEH
4 16 (21.62%) CISM
5 14 (18.92%) CISA
6 12 (16.22%) SANS
7 9 (12.16%) GIAC
8 8 (10.81%) SSCP
9 6 (8.11%) CISMP
10 1 (1.35%) CCNA
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.35%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (45.95%) PCI DSS
2 26 (35.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (24.32%) ISO22301
3 18 (24.32%) ISO27002
3 18 (24.32%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Nessus
1 8 (10.81%) Nexpose
2 7 (9.46%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.70%) QRadar
4 1 (1.35%) CSIRT
4 1 (1.35%) Proventia
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Intel Security
2 8 (10.81%) LogRhythm
3 7 (9.46%) Dell
3 7 (9.46%) Forcepoint
3 7 (9.46%) Imperva
4 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix
4 1 (1.35%) F5
4 1 (1.35%) ScanSafe
4 1 (1.35%) Splunk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
University of Surrey
Salary: £39,324- up to £55,000
Posted: 10 days ago