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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 859 952 986
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 40 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.024% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 4
Median salary £62,500 £53,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,750 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 August 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 24 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 August 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 +81 39 £63,750 +15.90% 2
London +49 13 £72,500 +16.93%
West Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
South West +14 7 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +22 5 £50,000 -11.11%
Watford +21 5 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England +6 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Halifax - 5 £50,000 -
West Midlands -1 3 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 3 £65,000 -
Swindon - 3 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
City of London +50 1 £62,500 -10.71%
South East +25 1 £60,000 +14.28%
Scotland +17 1 £45,000 -
Stirling - 1 £45,000 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £75,000 -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (67.24%) CISSP
2 35 (60.34%) Information Security
3 23 (39.66%) Firewall
4 19 (32.76%) SIEM
5 18 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (31.03%) Security Operations
6 17 (29.31%) Security Architecture
7 16 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (25.86%) ITIL
8 15 (25.86%) PCI DSS
9 14 (24.14%) Degree
9 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 14 (24.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (22.41%) CEH
10 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
11 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
12 10 (17.24%) Windows
12 10 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (17.24%) Nessus
12 10 (17.24%) Nexpose
12 10 (17.24%) SANS
13 9 (15.52%) ISO27002
13 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (15.52%) Cisco
13 9 (15.52%) Legal
14 8 (13.79%) Change Management
14 8 (13.79%) Service Management
14 8 (13.79%) Python

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Mimecast
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) Network Security
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 5 (8.62%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.45%) SCCP
6 1 (1.72%) DNS
6 1 (1.72%) Internet
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Legal
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Management Information System
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) PKI
4 4 (6.90%) Shadow IT
5 2 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Information Security
2 19 (32.76%) SIEM
3 18 (31.03%) Security Operations
3 18 (31.03%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (29.31%) Security Architecture
5 16 (27.59%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (27.59%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (25.86%) ITIL
7 14 (24.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
9 10 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (13.79%) Change Management
11 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
11 8 (13.79%) Problem Management
11 8 (13.79%) Service Management
12 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
12 7 (12.07%) OWASP
12 7 (12.07%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
1 8 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (5.17%) Perl
2 3 (5.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (67.24%) CISSP
2 14 (24.14%) Degree
3 13 (22.41%) CEH
4 10 (17.24%) SANS
5 7 (12.07%) GIAC
6 6 (10.34%) CISM
7 5 (8.62%) CISA
8 4 (6.90%) CCNA
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (6.90%) SSCP
9 1 (1.72%) GCIH
9 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.86%) PCI DSS
2 13 (22.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (15.52%) ISO27002
4 8 (13.79%) ISO22301
4 8 (13.79%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Snort
3 2 (3.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Nessus
1 10 (17.24%) Nexpose
2 4 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.17%) Proventia
3 3 (5.17%) QRadar
4 2 (3.45%) SCCM
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Cisco
2 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
2 8 (13.79%) F5
2 8 (13.79%) ScanSafe
3 7 (12.07%) Intel Security
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) Clearswift
5 5 (8.62%) Rapid7
5 5 (8.62%) Sophos
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (3.45%) Dell
7 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.45%) Imperva
7 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.45%) Qualys
7 2 (3.45%) Splunk
7 2 (3.45%) Symantec
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago