The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Senior Security Analyst
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 576 644
Rank change year-on-year -14 +68  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 28 69 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.18% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 27 65 28
London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
10th Percentile £48,000 £55,250 £54,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £82,750 £79,625
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.69%  

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 34768 38299 43107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.76% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112495 145931 163630
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
City of London +20 3 £67,500 +8.00%
Senior Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 26 (56.52%) SIEM
2 23 (50.00%) Information Security
3 21 (45.65%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (39.13%) Security Operations
4 18 (39.13%) CISSP
5 14 (30.43%) ITIL
6 13 (28.26%) Network Security
7 12 (26.09%) GCIA
7 12 (26.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (23.91%) Threat Intelligence
8 11 (23.91%) Analytics
8 11 (23.91%) Finance
9 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (19.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 9 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (19.57%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (19.57%) CISM
10 9 (19.57%) GCIH
10 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (17.39%) COBIT
11 8 (17.39%) GIAC
11 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
11 8 (17.39%) CREST Certified
11 8 (17.39%) GCED
12 7 (15.22%) Security Architecture
12 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 6 (13.04%) GSEC
13 6 (13.04%) CISA

Senior Security 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) Network Security
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) HTTP
3 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) SMTP
4 3 (6.52%) SSH
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.17%) IPv6
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Big Data
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
4 1 (2.17%) BYOD
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) SIEM
2 23 (50.00%) Information Security
3 21 (45.65%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (39.13%) Security Operations
5 14 (30.43%) ITIL
6 11 (23.91%) Analytics
6 11 (23.91%) Threat Intelligence
7 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 9 (19.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 9 (19.57%) Malware Analysis
8 9 (19.57%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
9 7 (15.22%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 5 (10.87%) IT Audit
10 5 (10.87%) IT Governance
10 5 (10.87%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Service Management
11 4 (8.70%) Behavioural Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) CISSP
2 12 (26.09%) GCIA
3 9 (19.57%) CISM
3 9 (19.57%) GCIH
4 8 (17.39%) CREST Certified
4 8 (17.39%) GCED
4 8 (17.39%) GIAC
5 6 (13.04%) CISA
5 6 (13.04%) GSEC
5 6 (13.04%) SANS
6 4 (8.70%) CEH
6 4 (8.70%) GCFA
6 4 (8.70%) GREM
6 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 3 (6.52%) ECSA
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (2.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.39%) COBIT
3 3 (6.52%) GDPR
3 3 (6.52%) SLA
4 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Nessus
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.17%) CSIRT
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) LogRhythm
2 5 (10.87%) Qualys
3 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
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