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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Security Analyst
Rank 894 954 976
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Security Analyst 17 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.014% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 13
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £51,458
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.89%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Security Analyst
Top 13 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 29 May 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 +47 17 £55,000 +15.78% 3
London +47 7 £70,000 +12.00% 3
South East +36 5 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England +35 4 £52,500 +87.50%
Watford - 4 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £52,500 -
City of London - 2 £68,750 - 2
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £57,500 -
North West - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

Senior IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (76.74%) Information Security
2 24 (55.81%) CISSP
3 17 (39.53%) Firewall
4 16 (37.21%) Security Operations
4 16 (37.21%) SIEM
5 14 (32.56%) ITIL
5 14 (32.56%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) CEH
6 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
7 12 (27.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 12 (27.91%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
7 12 (27.91%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) GIAC
8 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
9 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
9 10 (23.26%) SANS
10 9 (20.93%) LAN
10 9 (20.93%) WAN
11 8 (18.60%) Cisco
11 8 (18.60%) Python
11 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (18.60%) CCNA
11 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
11 8 (18.60%) Perl
11 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
11 8 (18.60%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) LAN
2 9 (20.93%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.65%) SCCP
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) AS400
3 3 (6.98%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Information Security
2 16 (37.21%) Security Operations
2 16 (37.21%) SIEM
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
4 13 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
5 12 (27.91%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (27.91%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (25.58%) Data Governance
6 11 (25.58%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Internal Audit
7 8 (18.60%) Malware Analysis
7 8 (18.60%) Problem Management
7 8 (18.60%) Security Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (13.95%) Security Management
10 4 (9.30%) Database Security
10 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Threat Modelling
11 3 (6.98%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Perl
1 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
1 8 (18.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) CISSP
2 13 (30.23%) CEH
3 11 (25.58%) GIAC
4 10 (23.26%) SANS
5 8 (18.60%) CCNA
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (18.60%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) SSCP
7 1 (2.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) PCI DSS
2 8 (18.60%) ISO27002
3 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (11.63%) ISO22301
4 5 (11.63%) ISO27005
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) IBM
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Qualys
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.33%) Imperva
4 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
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