The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 866 872 864
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 7 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.015% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £39,500 £50,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.78% +12.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.78% +12.22%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
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 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
Top 7 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 5 March 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
(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 -4 6 £39,500 -21.78% 1
North West - 4 £39,500 -
London +29 1 - - 1
Scotland +7 1 - -
Edinburgh +3 1 - -
East of England -6 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) CEH
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) GIAC
6 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) SSCP

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SCCP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) GIAC
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CISA
4 1 (10.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago