The median annual salary for a Security Risk Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Security Risk Analyst
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 899 962
Rank change year-on-year +35 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Risk Analyst 26 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.034% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.035% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 20
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year - -2.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Risk Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Risk Analyst in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Security Risk Analyst in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Risk Analyst in the UK

Security Risk Analyst
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Risk Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +38 26 £50,000 - 3
London +39 18 £57,500 +21.05% 2
City of London - 6 £60,000 -
Manchester -30 5 £50,000 +17.64%
North West -36 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Barnet - 3 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £36,500 -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £36,500 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Newquay - 1 - -
New Quay - 1 - -

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Security Risk 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 featuring Security Risk Analyst in the job title.

1 48 (96.00%) Information Security
2 38 (76.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (46.00%) Risk Management
3 23 (46.00%) CISA
3 23 (46.00%) CISSP
4 20 (40.00%) Finance
5 17 (34.00%) CISM
6 16 (32.00%) Security Architecture
7 14 (28.00%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
9 10 (20.00%) Security Management
9 10 (20.00%) Network Security
10 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (16.00%) CRISC
11 8 (16.00%) Information Security Governance
12 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (14.00%) ITIL
12 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
13 6 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (12.00%) Retail
13 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
13 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
13 6 (12.00%) COBIT
13 6 (12.00%) Web Services
13 6 (12.00%) IT Audit
13 6 (12.00%) Remediation Plan

Security Risk Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.00%) Fintech
5 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Information Security
2 23 (46.00%) Risk Management
3 16 (32.00%) Security Architecture
4 14 (28.00%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (20.00%) Security Management
6 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.00%) Information Security Governance
8 7 (14.00%) ITIL
8 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (12.00%) IT Audit
9 6 (12.00%) Remediation Plan
9 6 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
10 5 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) CISA
1 23 (46.00%) CISSP
2 17 (34.00%) CISM
3 8 (16.00%) CRISC
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 5 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 5 (10.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 2 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (4.00%) CCSP
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (76.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (12.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 31000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) IBM
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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