Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

Senior Security Analyst
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 297 280
Rank change year-on-year +103 -17 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 93 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.26% 0.063% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.064% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 91 5 2
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +30.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £52,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,000 £42,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,089 7,753 7,174
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 97.39% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5,938 6,448 6,162
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Senior Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Analyst in Manchester

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Analyst in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Senior Security 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 Manchester region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 92 (98.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 91 (97.85%) Information Security
3 88 (94.62%) CISSP
3 88 (94.62%) CREST Certified
3 88 (94.62%) SANS
4 87 (93.55%) GDPR
4 87 (93.55%) SIEM
4 87 (93.55%) PCI DSS
5 86 (92.47%) VMware
5 86 (92.47%) SQL
5 86 (92.47%) Cisco
5 86 (92.47%) Microsoft
6 85 (91.40%) Windows
6 85 (91.40%) Linux
6 85 (91.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 85 (91.40%) Legal
6 85 (91.40%) Web Development
7 84 (90.32%) Network Security
7 84 (90.32%) Data Protection
7 84 (90.32%) Wi-Fi
7 84 (90.32%) Business Continuity
7 84 (90.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 83 (89.25%) Penetration Testing
8 83 (89.25%) Threat Analysis
8 83 (89.25%) Risk Analysis
9 82 (88.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 82 (88.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 82 (88.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 82 (88.17%) Mentoring
9 82 (88.17%) Finance

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 82 (88.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 84 (90.32%) Network Security
1 84 (90.32%) Wi-Fi
General
1 85 (91.40%) Legal
2 82 (88.17%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 84 (90.32%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 82 (88.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 85 (91.40%) Linux
1 85 (91.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (97.85%) Information Security
2 87 (93.55%) SIEM
3 85 (91.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 85 (91.40%) Web Development
4 84 (90.32%) Business Continuity
4 84 (90.32%) Data Protection
5 83 (89.25%) Penetration Testing
5 83 (89.25%) Risk Analysis
5 83 (89.25%) Threat Analysis
6 82 (88.17%) Due Diligence
6 82 (88.17%) Mentoring
6 82 (88.17%) Scenario Testing
6 82 (88.17%) Vulnerability Management
7 50 (53.76%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 86 (92.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (94.62%) CISSP
1 88 (94.62%) CREST Certified
1 88 (94.62%) SANS
2 4 (4.30%) CISM
3 2 (2.15%) CEH
3 2 (2.15%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (2.15%) GIAC
3 2 (2.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (98.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 87 (93.55%) GDPR
2 87 (93.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (88.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 86 (92.47%) Cisco
1 86 (92.47%) Microsoft
1 86 (92.47%) VMware