The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Analyst
England / London
Rank 565 598 638
Rank change year-on-year +33 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 19 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.14% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.15% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 57 16
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Analyst in London

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Analyst in London

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Analyst in London

Senior Security 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 Security Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Feltham - 2 £47,500 -
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior Security 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 London region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 53 (73.61%) Information Security
2 38 (52.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (50.00%) CISSP
4 34 (47.22%) PCI DSS
5 33 (45.83%) SIEM
6 27 (37.50%) Linux
7 26 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (31.94%) Java
9 22 (30.56%) Risk Management
9 22 (30.56%) Security Operations
10 20 (27.78%) Identity Access Management
10 20 (27.78%) Finance
10 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 20 (27.78%) CISM
11 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
11 19 (26.39%) SQL
11 19 (26.39%) Retail
12 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 18 (25.00%) Degree
13 17 (23.61%) SailPoint
14 16 (22.22%) BeanShell
14 16 (22.22%) Data Protection
14 16 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
14 16 (22.22%) E-Discovery
14 16 (22.22%) LDAP
14 16 (22.22%) XML
14 16 (22.22%) Data Security
14 16 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
14 16 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
15 15 (20.83%) Penetration Testing

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) IaaS
1 7 (9.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) LDAP
2 7 (9.72%) HTTP
3 6 (8.33%) Firewall
4 5 (6.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.94%) Network Security
5 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.78%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.39%) IPv6
7 1 (1.39%) VLAN
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.39%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 19 (26.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) SailPoint
2 16 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (11.11%) Fintech
4 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.94%) BYOD
6 2 (2.78%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.78%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.39%) Blog
7 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (73.61%) Information Security
2 33 (45.83%) SIEM
3 26 (36.11%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (30.56%) Risk Management
4 22 (30.56%) Security Operations
5 20 (27.78%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
6 16 (22.22%) Data Protection
6 16 (22.22%) Data Security
6 16 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
6 16 (22.22%) E-Discovery
6 16 (22.22%) Regulatory Compliance
7 15 (20.83%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
9 11 (15.28%) Vulnerability Management
10 10 (13.89%) Analytics
11 8 (11.11%) ITIL
11 8 (11.11%) Presales
12 7 (9.72%) Identity Management
12 7 (9.72%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 19 (26.39%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) BeanShell
4 7 (9.72%) Scala
5 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) CISSP
2 20 (27.78%) CISM
3 18 (25.00%) Degree
4 14 (19.44%) SANS
5 12 (16.67%) GIAC
6 11 (15.28%) CISA
6 11 (15.28%) GCIA
7 9 (12.50%) CEH
7 9 (12.50%) CREST Certified
7 9 (12.50%) GCIH
8 8 (11.11%) GREM
9 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (9.72%) CRISC
10 5 (6.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 4 (5.56%) CCSP
12 3 (4.17%) GCED
12 3 (4.17%) GSEC
13 2 (2.78%) CCNP
13 2 (2.78%) ECSA
13 2 (2.78%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (52.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (47.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) COBIT
3 2 (2.78%) FISMA
4 1 (1.39%) GDPR
4 1 (1.39%) ISO27002
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.78%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) CA Agile Central
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) Forcepoint
5 2 (2.78%) Imperva
5 2 (2.78%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.78%) Splunk
6 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.39%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.39%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.39%) HP
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sainsburys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus & other benefits
Posted: 18 days ago