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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 879 900 890
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.005% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 1
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -15.90%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Security Analyst over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 17 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 4 August 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
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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 +32 17 £52,500 +9.94% 1
South West -6 8 £43,750 -2.77%
Weymouth - 6 £40,000 -
Dorset - 6 £40,000 -
London +28 4 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South East +21 3 £52,500 +20.68%
Middlesex - 3 £52,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £47,500 -
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Glasgow +10 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Scotland +7 1 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England +4 1 £57,500 +13.86%
Hertfordshire -4 1 £57,500 +13.86%
West Midlands - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £60,000 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 17 (65.38%) Management Information System
3 16 (61.54%) CISSP
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) ITIL
5 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
6 10 (38.46%) Internet
6 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
6 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (34.62%) SDLC
7 9 (34.62%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (34.62%) Network Security
7 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
7 9 (34.62%) Online Banking
7 9 (34.62%) Banking
7 9 (34.62%) Retail
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
8 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
8 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
8 7 (26.92%) Supplier Management
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
10 4 (15.38%) CISM
10 4 (15.38%) CEH

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Internet
2 9 (34.62%) Network Security
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 9 (34.62%) Retail
2 9 (34.62%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
3 9 (34.62%) Mobile Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 9 (34.62%) SDLC
5 7 (26.92%) Supplier Management
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
5 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Security Management
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Time Management
7 1 (3.85%) OWASP
7 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Python
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) CEH
4 4 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (7.69%) GIAC
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CSSLP
6 1 (3.85%) CISMP
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) SSCP
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Qualys
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.85%) LogLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
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