The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Analyst
England / South East
Rank 367 431 430
Rank change year-on-year +64 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 28 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 21
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.91% -15.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £60,000
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Analyst in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Analyst in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Analyst in the South East

Senior Security Analyst
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Buckinghamshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +43 7 - - 2
Hampshire +29 6 £72,500 +61.85% 1
Oxfordshire +6 4 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Kent +21 2 £41,500 -
East Sussex +4 1 £35,000 -
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Senior Security Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (65.00%) CISSP
2 22 (55.00%) CISM
3 21 (52.50%) Information Security
4 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (45.00%) Management Information System
6 17 (42.50%) Windows
7 16 (40.00%) ITIL
8 14 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
9 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
9 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
10 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
10 11 (27.50%) Degree
11 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
11 10 (25.00%) Security Management
12 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
12 9 (22.50%) Finance
12 9 (22.50%) CISA
12 9 (22.50%) Java
12 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
12 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (22.50%) Analytics
12 9 (22.50%) SIEM
13 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
13 8 (20.00%) Source Code Analysis
13 8 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
13 8 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 8 (20.00%) SANS
13 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
1 8 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 8 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) Network Security
3 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 4 (10.00%) LDAP
5 3 (7.50%) Broadband
5 3 (7.50%) LTE
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) ICMP
7 1 (2.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Dutch Language
2 8 (20.00%) French Language
2 8 (20.00%) German Language
2 8 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 8 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 7 (17.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
4 1 (2.50%) Games
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) 802.1X
2 4 (10.00%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.50%) OAuth
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (17.50%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
7 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
8 1 (2.50%) Tandem
8 1 (2.50%) User Experience
8 1 (2.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) VxWorks
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Android
5 2 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 19 (47.50%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (40.00%) ITIL
4 14 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
6 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
7 10 (25.00%) Security Management
8 9 (22.50%) Analytics
8 9 (22.50%) Data Protection
8 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (22.50%) SIEM
9 8 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (20.00%) Information Assurance
9 8 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 8 (20.00%) Source Code Analysis
9 8 (20.00%) Use Case
10 7 (17.50%) PRINCE
10 7 (17.50%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) C
2 8 (20.00%) C++
2 8 (20.00%) Python
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) CISSP
2 22 (55.00%) CISM
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
4 9 (22.50%) CISA
5 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (20.00%) SANS
5 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) CEH
7 3 (7.50%) GSEC
8 2 (5.00%) CCNA
8 2 (5.00%) CCNP
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.00%) GIAC
9 1 (2.50%) CCIE
9 1 (2.50%) CREST Certified
9 1 (2.50%) GCIA
9 1 (2.50%) GCIH
9 1 (2.50%) GREM
9 1 (2.50%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (17.50%) ISO 9000
3 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (7.50%) COBIT
5 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Nessus
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (10.00%) Nmap
3 1 (2.50%) OpenVAS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Dell
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco
2 2 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.50%) Coverity
3 1 (2.50%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Qualys
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