Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Cybersecurity Analyst was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 797 839 845
Rank change year-on-year +42 +6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cybersecurity Analyst 18 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.011% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
London median annual salary £57,500 £59,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.54% -21.33% -
10th Percentile £48,625 £50,000 £59,125
90th Percentile £77,125 £77,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -18.52% -12.90% +72.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,796 70,353 74,033
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 94.62% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,941 55,043 64,135
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,657 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cybersecurity Analyst in London

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Cybersecurity Analyst in London

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cybersecurity Analyst in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Cybersecurity Analyst in London

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cybersecurity Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Central London - 2 £62,500 - 1
Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
England

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Senior Cybersecurity 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 London region featuring Senior Cybersecurity Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) Information Security
4 9 (50.00%) GCIH
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) Unix
4 9 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (44.44%) Threat Detection
5 8 (44.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (44.44%) CSIRT
5 8 (44.44%) Forensic Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (44.44%) Critical Thinking
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) CEH
5 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Security
5 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 7 (38.89%) Network Design
6 7 (38.89%) GCIA
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Sun
6 7 (38.89%) CISSP
6 7 (38.89%) CISM
6 7 (38.89%) Legal
6 7 (38.89%) GIAC
6 7 (38.89%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (38.89%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (38.89%) SANS

Senior Cybersecurity Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) DMZ
5 1 (5.56%) FTP
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) SMTP
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 7 (38.89%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (55.56%) Information Security
3 9 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Security
4 8 (44.44%) Critical Thinking
4 8 (44.44%) Forensic Analysis
4 8 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (44.44%) Threat Detection
5 7 (38.89%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (38.89%) E-Discovery
5 7 (38.89%) Network Design
5 7 (38.89%) SIEM
5 7 (38.89%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (22.22%) OWASP
6 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 3 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) GCIH
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
3 7 (38.89%) CISM
3 7 (38.89%) CISSP
3 7 (38.89%) GCIA
3 7 (38.89%) GIAC
3 7 (38.89%) SANS
4 6 (33.33%) CISA
5 3 (16.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) ECIH
6 1 (5.56%) GCFA
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
1 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) CSIRT
1 8 (44.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.56%) Core Impact
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
2 1 (5.56%) OpenVAS
2 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Sun
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) AlienVault
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.56%) Aveksa
4 1 (5.56%) Bomgar
4 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.56%) Darktrace
4 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Qualys
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) VMware