Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Security Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 274 327
Rank change year-on-year +24 +53 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 5 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.076% 0.18% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.19% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £61,250 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.45% +13.95% -20.37%
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,300 £44,125
90th Percentile £71,750 £68,750 £64,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £53,879
% change year-on-year -15.38% +20.64% -7.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,286 7,458 10,466
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.47% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,122 5,808 8,506
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Security Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Analyst in Berkshire

Senior Security Analyst
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 3 £60,000 +13.21%
Senior Security Analyst
South East

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Senior Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) EnCase
3 1 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) GIAC
1 1 (20.00%) SANS
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EnCase
1 1 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk