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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 900 - 883
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 2 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% - 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 17
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £38,250

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 4 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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheltenham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 - 1
South West - 2 £45,000 - 1
England - 2 £45,000 - 1

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Database Security
2 6 (50.00%) Lync
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) COBIT
6 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (50.00%) Database Security
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) CMMI
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) GCIA
3 1 (8.33%) GCIH
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago