The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 181 166 146
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.064% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.067% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
IT 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
3556 2984 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.26% 96.13% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2786 2376 2330
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 £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) iPhone
6 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) iPad
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (14.29%) Line Management
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
9 2 (14.29%) Time Management
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco
9 2 (14.29%) CCSP
9 2 (14.29%) CCNP
9 2 (14.29%) CCNA
9 2 (14.29%) LAN
9 2 (14.29%) VoIP

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) DMZ
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iPhone
1 5 (35.71%) iPad
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCSP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent