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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 866 940 970
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 45 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.022% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.023% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 4
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016 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 25 September 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 +75 44 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 13 £55,000 -
South West - 13 £55,000 -
London +49 12 £80,000 +33.33%
East of England +13 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Hertfordshire +24 8 £50,000 -11.11%
Watford +17 8 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire - 5 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 3 £65,000 -
Swindon - 3 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Halifax - 2 £50,000 -
Solihull - 2 £65,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £75,000 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 46 (67.65%) CISSP
2 35 (51.47%) Information Security
3 25 (36.76%) Firewall
4 24 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 23 (33.82%) Risk Assessment
6 22 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
6 22 (32.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 21 (30.88%) Security Operations
7 21 (30.88%) PCI DSS
8 20 (29.41%) Network Architecture
9 18 (26.47%) Security Architecture
10 17 (25.00%) SIEM
10 17 (25.00%) CEH
11 16 (23.53%) Nessus
11 16 (23.53%) Degree
11 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
12 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (22.06%) OWASP
13 14 (20.59%) Change Management
13 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
13 14 (20.59%) ITIL
13 14 (20.59%) Nexpose
13 14 (20.59%) SANS
14 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
15 11 (16.18%) Intel Security
15 11 (16.18%) CISA
16 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
16 10 (14.71%) Python
16 10 (14.71%) Web Services
16 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.76%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) Network Security
3 4 (5.88%) LAN
3 4 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.94%) SCCP
6 1 (1.47%) DNS
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (13.24%) Legal
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.29%) PKI
3 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Shadow IT
5 2 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Information Security
2 24 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 23 (33.82%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (32.35%) Penetration Testing
4 22 (32.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 21 (30.88%) Security Operations
6 20 (29.41%) Network Architecture
7 18 (26.47%) Security Architecture
8 17 (25.00%) SIEM
9 15 (22.06%) OWASP
10 14 (20.59%) Change Management
10 14 (20.59%) ITIL
11 12 (17.65%) E-Commerce
12 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
13 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
14 8 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (11.76%) Data Governance
14 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
14 8 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
1 10 (14.71%) Python
2 3 (4.41%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (67.65%) CISSP
2 17 (25.00%) CEH
3 16 (23.53%) Degree
4 14 (20.59%) SANS
5 11 (16.18%) CISA
6 9 (13.24%) GIAC
7 6 (8.82%) CISM
7 6 (8.82%) SSCP
8 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.47%) GCIH
9 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (30.88%) PCI DSS
2 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (13.24%) ISO27002
4 8 (11.76%) ISO22301
4 8 (11.76%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Snort
3 2 (2.94%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Nessus
2 14 (20.59%) Nexpose
3 8 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.41%) Proventia
4 3 (4.41%) QRadar
5 2 (2.94%) SCCM
5 2 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Intel Security
2 8 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco
2 8 (11.76%) F5
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) ScanSafe
3 7 (10.29%) LogRhythm
4 6 (8.82%) Dell
4 6 (8.82%) Forcepoint
4 6 (8.82%) Imperva
5 5 (7.35%) Clearswift
5 5 (7.35%) Rapid7
5 5 (7.35%) Sophos
6 3 (4.41%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.94%) Qualys
7 2 (2.94%) Splunk
7 2 (2.94%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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