The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 158 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 21 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Information Security Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3345 3161 2839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 96.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2455 2423
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (78.26%) CEH
2 18 (78.26%) GIAC
2 18 (78.26%) PCI DSS
2 18 (78.26%) CISSP
3 17 (73.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (39.13%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) CISM
4 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) SLA
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
8 2 (8.70%) ISMS
8 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
8 2 (8.70%) Security Management
8 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (8.70%) BCP
8 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
8 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.35%) SSCP
9 1 (4.35%) Finance
9 1 (4.35%) Degree
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Information Security Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
2 9 (39.13%) SIEM
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) ISMS
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) BCP
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.70%) Security Management
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) CISSP
1 18 (78.26%) GIAC
1 18 (78.26%) CEH
2 9 (39.13%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) PCI DSS
2 17 (73.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (21.74%) SLA
4 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Symantec
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee