The median annual salary for a Security Specialist was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
London / Docklands, London
Rank 14 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 2.08% - 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% - 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Docklands, London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44 35 174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 91.67% 94.59% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 100
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,550 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Specialist in Docklands, London

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist in Docklands, London.

Salary trend for Security Specialist in Docklands, London

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Security Specialist 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 across the Docklands, London region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec