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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior IT Security Analyst
UK
Rank 841 924 939
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 11 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.025% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 6
Median salary £47,500 £67,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +69.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,427 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +32.07%

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
79912 98784 103035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66327 82822 84904
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 10 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +82 11 £47,500 -29.62% 1
West Midlands +34 5 £47,500 -29.62%
Coventry - 5 £47,500 -
Manchester - 4 £40,000 -
North West - 4 £40,000 -
South East +61 1 £62,427 +46.88%
Hampshire +24 1 £62,427 +46.88%
South West +13 1 £75,000 +42.85%
Bristol -2 1 £75,000 +76.47%
Havant - 1 £62,427 -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 40 (70.18%) CISSP
2 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
3 20 (35.09%) SIEM
4 19 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 18 (31.58%) CISM
5 18 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
6 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (29.82%) Firewall
7 15 (26.32%) Degree
7 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (26.32%) Security Operations
8 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 14 (24.56%) OWASP
9 13 (22.81%) CEH
10 12 (21.05%) Information Security
11 11 (19.30%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (19.30%) Security Architecture
11 11 (19.30%) Network Architecture
12 10 (17.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 10 (17.54%) ISO22301
12 10 (17.54%) ISO27005
12 10 (17.54%) ISO27002
12 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (17.54%) CISA
12 10 (17.54%) ITIL
13 9 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
14 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
14 8 (14.04%) Finance
15 7 (12.28%) Change Management
15 7 (12.28%) SQL Server

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 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) VLAN
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Law
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) PKI
4 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) SIEM
2 19 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
4 15 (26.32%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (26.32%) Security Operations
5 14 (24.56%) OWASP
5 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (21.05%) Information Security
7 11 (19.30%) Network Architecture
7 11 (19.30%) Risk Analysis
7 11 (19.30%) Security Architecture
8 10 (17.54%) ITIL
8 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
10 7 (12.28%) Change Management
10 7 (12.28%) Database Security
10 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
10 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.28%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.53%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) CISSP
2 18 (31.58%) CISM
3 15 (26.32%) Degree
4 13 (22.81%) CEH
5 10 (17.54%) CISA
6 7 (12.28%) SANS
6 7 (12.28%) SSCP
7 6 (10.53%) CISMP
7 6 (10.53%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (17.54%) ISO22301
3 10 (17.54%) ISO27002
3 10 (17.54%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.75%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Nessus
2 6 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (10.53%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Dell
2 6 (10.53%) Forcepoint
2 6 (10.53%) Imperva
2 6 (10.53%) Intel Security
2 6 (10.53%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.75%) Splunk
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Salary: £31,288 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago