Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Risk Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Security Risk Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1099 1181 1253
Rank change year-on-year +82 +72 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 50 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.027% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.028% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 39
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 159866 183507 200434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.00% 96.53% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131005 155881 166042
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Security Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Risk Analyst in England

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Security Risk Analyst in England

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Risk Analyst in England

Security Risk Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
London +61 40 £57,500 +27.78% 5
North of England +5 5 £50,000 +33.33%
North West -30 5 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England - 3 £36,500 -
South West +24 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Security Risk Analyst
UK

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Security Risk 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 across the England region featuring Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (98.00%) Information Security
2 36 (72.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (46.00%) CISSP
4 22 (44.00%) CISA
5 21 (42.00%) Risk Management
5 21 (42.00%) Finance
6 17 (34.00%) Security Architecture
6 17 (34.00%) Risk Analysis
6 17 (34.00%) CISM
7 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (22.00%) Security Management
9 10 (20.00%) Network Security
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.00%) CRISC
11 8 (16.00%) Information Security Governance
12 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (14.00%) Remediation Plan
12 7 (14.00%) ITIL
12 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
12 7 (14.00%) COBIT
12 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
13 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
13 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
13 6 (12.00%) Web Services
13 6 (12.00%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (12.00%) IT Audit
13 6 (12.00%) Data Visualisation

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (98.00%) Information Security
2 21 (42.00%) Risk Management
3 17 (34.00%) Risk Analysis
3 17 (34.00%) Security Architecture
4 11 (22.00%) Security Management
5 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.00%) Information Security Governance
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Remediation Plan
7 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (12.00%) IT Audit
8 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (10.00%) Information Assurance
9 5 (10.00%) IT Governance
9 5 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) CISSP
2 22 (44.00%) CISA
3 17 (34.00%) CISM
4 8 (16.00%) CRISC
5 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 5 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (4.00%) CCSP
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) SANS
7 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (72.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.00%) COBIT
2 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 31000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Tripwire
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