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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 164 191 142
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.054% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.056% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
3344 3579 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.23% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2826 1869
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (87.50%) GIAC
3 14 (87.50%) CISSP
4 13 (81.25%) PCI DSS
5 10 (62.50%) Security Testing
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
7 7 (43.75%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (43.75%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (37.50%) CEH
8 6 (37.50%) CISM
9 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
10 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (6.25%) SIEM
11 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 1 (6.25%) Degree
11 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
11 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
11 1 (6.25%) SSL
11 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (6.25%) Project Management
11 1 (6.25%) ITIL
11 1 (6.25%) Windows
11 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
11 1 (6.25%) Wireless
11 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
11 1 (6.25%) Law

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (43.75%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CISSP
1 14 (87.50%) GIAC
2 6 (37.50%) CEH
2 6 (37.50%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (81.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago