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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 167 - 145
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% - 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 16
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
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
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (89.66%) Information Security
2 25 (86.21%) Internet
2 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
3 22 (75.86%) Windows
4 20 (68.97%) Finance
5 16 (55.17%) Firewall
6 14 (48.28%) DNS
6 14 (48.28%) CISSP
7 13 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
7 13 (44.83%) iPhone
7 13 (44.83%) iPad
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) MS Office
9 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
9 9 (31.03%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (27.59%) Banking
10 8 (27.59%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
12 6 (20.69%) Degree
13 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
13 5 (17.24%) PKI
14 4 (13.79%) SIEM
15 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (10.34%) Network Security
16 2 (6.90%) Time Management
16 2 (6.90%) CMS
16 2 (6.90%) Content Management
16 2 (6.90%) Nessus

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) Internet
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.45%) SSL
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) iPhone
1 13 (44.83%) iPad
2 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.24%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Information Security
2 9 (31.03%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (27.59%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) SIEM
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.45%) Email Management
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) SSCP
5 1 (3.45%) CEH
5 1 (3.45%) GCIA
5 1 (3.45%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (44.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nessus
2 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee
2 2 (6.90%) Websense
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Clearswift
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) Infoblox
3 1 (3.45%) ArcSight