The median annual salary for a Senior Security Analyst was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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 / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 356 425 471
Rank change year-on-year +69 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Analyst 24 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.093% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.096% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 11
Median salary £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.73% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.66%  

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 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 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
Oxfordshire +19 15 £70,000 -
Surrey +31 5 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
Senior Security Analyst
England

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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

1 36 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
2 31 (59.62%) CISSP
3 30 (57.69%) CISM
4 29 (55.77%) Computer Science
5 24 (46.15%) Information Security
5 24 (46.15%) Windows
6 22 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (40.38%) ITIL
7 21 (40.38%) Python
8 20 (38.46%) Java
9 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
9 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
9 19 (36.54%) Line Management
9 19 (36.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 19 (36.54%) VxWorks
9 19 (36.54%) C
9 19 (36.54%) C++
9 19 (36.54%) Source Code Analysis
10 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
10 18 (34.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 17 (32.69%) PCI DSS
11 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
12 15 (28.85%) Degree
13 14 (26.92%) Data Protection
13 14 (26.92%) Finance
14 13 (25.00%) Project Management
14 13 (25.00%) Smartphone
14 13 (25.00%) Android
15 12 (23.08%) Scrum
15 12 (23.08%) Kanban

Senior Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.38%) HTTP
2 8 (15.38%) HTTPS
2 8 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (11.54%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 4 (7.69%) LDAP
5 3 (5.77%) Network Security
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.92%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Burp Suite
1 3 (5.77%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 14 (26.92%) Finance
3 10 (19.23%) Legal
3 10 (19.23%) Spanish Language
4 8 (15.38%) Dutch Language
4 8 (15.38%) French Language
4 8 (15.38%) German Language
4 8 (15.38%) Italian Language
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.69%) SailPoint
3 2 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.92%) OAuth
4 1 (1.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) Computer Science
2 18 (34.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
4 13 (25.00%) Smartphone
5 11 (21.15%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (15.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 8 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.92%) Tandem
8 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) VxWorks
3 13 (25.00%) Android
4 3 (5.77%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (69.23%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (46.15%) Information Security
3 22 (42.31%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (40.38%) ITIL
5 19 (36.54%) Ethical Hacking
5 19 (36.54%) Line Management
5 19 (36.54%) Source Code Analysis
6 14 (26.92%) Data Protection
7 13 (25.00%) Project Management
8 12 (23.08%) Internal Audit
8 12 (23.08%) Kanban
8 12 (23.08%) PRINCE
8 12 (23.08%) Scrum
9 11 (21.15%) Analytics
9 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
9 11 (21.15%) Security Monitoring
9 11 (21.15%) SIEM
10 10 (19.23%) Information Assurance
10 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
10 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) Python
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 19 (36.54%) C
3 19 (36.54%) C++
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (59.62%) CISSP
2 30 (57.69%) CISM
3 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
3 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
5 10 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (17.31%) CISA
7 8 (15.38%) SANS
8 1 (1.92%) CCIE
8 1 (1.92%) CCNA
8 1 (1.92%) CCNP
8 1 (1.92%) CEH
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.92%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) PCI DSS
2 11 (21.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (15.38%) ISO 9000
4 5 (9.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (7.69%) SSAE 16
6 3 (5.77%) COBIT
7 2 (3.85%) Solvency II
8 1 (1.92%) BS7799
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco
2 1 (1.92%) CyberArk
2 1 (1.92%) HP
2 1 (1.92%) IBM
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £42-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 24 days ago