The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 101 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.073% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.18 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-50.22% +13.18%
Security Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1322 1560 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.01% 95.30% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1065 598
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 46 35
Median hourly rate £14.78 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Analyst across the Leeds region.

Security Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Analyst across the Leeds region.

Security Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Security Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (53.33%) CISSP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) CISA
4 5 (33.33%) CISM
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
4 5 (33.33%) BGP
4 5 (33.33%) FTP
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (26.67%) JNCIS
5 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
5 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
5 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (20.00%) SIEM
7 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) FTP
2 5 (33.33%) OSPF
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software License Management
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) CISA
2 5 (33.33%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) JNCIS
4 2 (13.33%) GSEC
4 2 (13.33%) GSLC
4 2 (13.33%) GSNA
4 2 (13.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (26.67%) Sourcefire
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm