The median annual salary for a Security Risk Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 902 933
Rank change year-on-year +107 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 35 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.032% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.033% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 12
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,200 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,400
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.50% +33.33%  

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 77613 93636 100158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.39% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 65018 79446 82470
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 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
London +76 28 £57,500 +27.77% 2
North West - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £36,500 -
South West +24 1 - -
Security Risk Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 50 (81.97%) Information Security
2 45 (73.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (47.54%) CISSP
4 22 (36.07%) Finance
5 21 (34.43%) CISA
6 19 (31.15%) Risk Management
7 17 (27.87%) Security Architecture
8 16 (26.23%) CISM
9 14 (22.95%) Risk Analysis
10 13 (21.31%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (21.31%) Security Management
11 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.03%) PCI DSS
12 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
13 10 (16.39%) ITIL
14 9 (14.75%) Sophos
14 9 (14.75%) Forcepoint
14 9 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (13.11%) Network Security
15 8 (13.11%) CRISC
16 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Management
16 7 (11.48%) Data Protection
16 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 7 (11.48%) Degree
16 7 (11.48%) COBIT
16 7 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
17 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
17 6 (9.84%) Retail
17 6 (9.84%) Information Security Management

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 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) IaaS
2 3 (4.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Network Security
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (6.56%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (4.92%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) Information Security
2 19 (31.15%) Risk Management
3 17 (27.87%) Security Architecture
4 14 (22.95%) Risk Analysis
5 13 (21.31%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (21.31%) Security Management
6 10 (16.39%) ITIL
7 9 (14.75%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.48%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (9.84%) Information Security Management
9 6 (9.84%) Remediation Plan
9 6 (9.84%) Visualisation
10 4 (6.56%) ISMS
10 4 (6.56%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) Java
1 3 (4.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) CISSP
2 21 (34.43%) CISA
3 16 (26.23%) CISM
4 8 (13.11%) CRISC
5 7 (11.48%) Degree
6 4 (6.56%) CEH
7 2 (3.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) CCSP
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (73.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (18.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.48%) COBIT
4 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (4.92%) SLA
5 2 (3.28%) GDPR
5 2 (3.28%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Forcepoint
1 9 (14.75%) Sophos
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
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