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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 175 160 151
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 10 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.74% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.76% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
3346 3563 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.30% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2833 1851
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 £25,000 £25,000
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%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Firewall
1 13 (86.67%) Security Testing
1 13 (86.67%) SIEM
2 12 (80.00%) Cryptography
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) SSL
4 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (53.33%) Back Office
7 3 (20.00%) Security Management
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) CISSP
8 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (13.33%) GIAC
8 2 (13.33%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) Hyland
8 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (13.33%) CEH
8 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
9 1 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (6.67%) Change Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) SSL
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 8 (53.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Security Testing
1 13 (86.67%) SIEM
2 10 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CISSP
1 2 (13.33%) GIAC
1 2 (13.33%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Hyland