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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Analyst
Rank 161 167 176
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 17 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.52% 0.54% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.55% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 2
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.82%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
3176 3439 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.17% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2810 2522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (50.00%) Information Security
3 10 (45.45%) SIEM
4 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
5 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 5 (22.73%) ISO22301
6 5 (22.73%) ISO27005
6 5 (22.73%) ISO27002
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (22.73%) CEH
6 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) CISA
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) CISSP
7 4 (18.18%) GIAC
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) High Availability
8 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (9.09%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) Security Management
9 2 (9.09%) Unix
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
10 1 (4.55%) Linux
10 1 (4.55%) LAN

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) SIEM
3 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Security Management
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.55%) Security Auditing
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CEH
2 4 (18.18%) CISA
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) GIAC
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
3 5 (22.73%) ISO22301
3 5 (22.73%) ISO27002
3 5 (22.73%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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