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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 831 945 983
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 45 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.010% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 5
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,450 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +16.11%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 23 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 9 December 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 +105 45 £55,000 -18.51% 3
East of England - 11 £50,000 -
Watford - 10 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £47,500 - 1
South West +23 8 £60,000 +21.21%
Wiltshire - 7 £60,000 -
Coventry - 6 £47,500 - 1
London +62 5 £80,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire - 4 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £55,000 -
North West - 4 £40,000 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 4 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 - 1
Swindon - 3 £60,000 -
Solihull - 3 £60,000 -
City of London +23 1 £75,000 +7.14%
Norwich - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £75,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 60 (70.59%) CISSP
2 34 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 29 (34.12%) SIEM
4 28 (32.94%) Information Security
5 27 (31.76%) Risk Assessment
5 27 (31.76%) Penetration Testing
5 27 (31.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (30.59%) Firewall
7 25 (29.41%) Degree
7 25 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
8 23 (27.06%) Security Architecture
9 22 (25.88%) ITIL
9 22 (25.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 20 (23.53%) Network Architecture
10 20 (23.53%) OWASP
10 20 (23.53%) CEH
11 19 (22.35%) ISO27002
12 18 (21.18%) Security Operations
12 18 (21.18%) ISO22301
12 18 (21.18%) ISO27005
13 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 16 (18.82%) Risk Analysis
15 15 (17.65%) ITIL V3
15 15 (17.65%) CISM
16 14 (16.47%) CISA
16 14 (16.47%) Nessus
16 14 (16.47%) Supplier Management
16 14 (16.47%) Nexpose
17 13 (15.29%) Change Management
18 12 (14.12%) SANS

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 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (30.59%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.53%) LAN
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless
4 1 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
1 8 (9.41%) Legal
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.94%) PKI
3 7 (8.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Shadow IT
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.18%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) AIX
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.18%) Solaris
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) SIEM
2 28 (32.94%) Information Security
3 27 (31.76%) Penetration Testing
3 27 (31.76%) Risk Assessment
4 25 (29.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 23 (27.06%) Security Architecture
6 22 (25.88%) ITIL
6 22 (25.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 20 (23.53%) Network Architecture
7 20 (23.53%) OWASP
8 18 (21.18%) Security Operations
9 16 (18.82%) Risk Analysis
10 15 (17.65%) ITIL V3
11 14 (16.47%) Supplier Management
12 13 (15.29%) Change Management
13 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
13 11 (12.94%) Risk Management
14 9 (10.59%) Information Management
14 9 (10.59%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
1 11 (12.94%) Python
2 3 (3.53%) VB
3 1 (1.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (70.59%) CISSP
2 25 (29.41%) Degree
3 20 (23.53%) CEH
4 15 (17.65%) CISM
5 14 (16.47%) CISA
6 12 (14.12%) SANS
7 9 (10.59%) GIAC
7 9 (10.59%) SSCP
8 4 (4.71%) CISMP
9 1 (1.18%) CCNA
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.18%) GCIH
9 1 (1.18%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 27 (31.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (22.35%) ISO27002
4 18 (21.18%) ISO22301
4 18 (21.18%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Nessus
1 14 (16.47%) Nexpose
2 7 (8.24%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.71%) QRadar
4 3 (3.53%) Proventia
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Intel Security
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.41%) LogRhythm
3 7 (8.24%) CheckPoint
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco
3 7 (8.24%) Dell
3 7 (8.24%) F5
3 7 (8.24%) Forcepoint
3 7 (8.24%) Imperva
3 7 (8.24%) ScanSafe
4 4 (4.71%) Clearswift
4 4 (4.71%) Rapid7
4 4 (4.71%) Sophos
5 3 (3.53%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) Splunk
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Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £62,427 per annum
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