The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 108 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 72 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.97% 0.88% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 0.92% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63 19 9
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3576 3269 2770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.81% 96.29% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2557 2293
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title.

1 79 (50.64%) Network Security
2 77 (49.36%) Cisco
3 62 (39.74%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (39.10%) Information Security
5 60 (38.46%) CCNP
6 50 (32.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 48 (30.77%) ITIL
7 48 (30.77%) Firewall
8 45 (28.85%) CISSP
8 45 (28.85%) CCSA
8 45 (28.85%) CEH
9 42 (26.92%) GIAC
10 41 (26.28%) ITIL Certification
11 36 (23.08%) Incident Management
12 33 (21.15%) PCI DSS
13 30 (19.23%) Management Information System
14 27 (17.31%) SIEM
15 25 (16.03%) MPLS
15 25 (16.03%) CISM
16 24 (15.38%) Risk Management
17 21 (13.46%) LAN
17 21 (13.46%) WAN
17 21 (13.46%) Security Testing
18 20 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
18 20 (12.82%) TCP/IP
18 20 (12.82%) Project Management
18 20 (12.82%) CheckPoint
18 20 (12.82%) Mentoring
19 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (11.54%) VoIP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 79 (50.64%) Network Security
2 48 (30.77%) Firewall
3 25 (16.03%) MPLS
4 21 (13.46%) LAN
4 21 (13.46%) WAN
5 20 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 18 (11.54%) VoIP
7 16 (10.26%) IP Telephony
8 13 (8.33%) Wireless
9 9 (5.77%) SSL
9 9 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.56%) DNS
11 2 (1.28%) DMZ
11 2 (1.28%) Internet
11 2 (1.28%) BGP
11 2 (1.28%) VPN
11 2 (1.28%) HTTP
11 2 (1.28%) SNMP
11 2 (1.28%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.64%) Moq
2 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.64%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (1.28%) Games
3 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.64%) .NET
2 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.64%) WinForms
2 1 (0.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 19 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.05%) Cryptography
4 7 (4.49%) NHS
4 7 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.28%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.26%) Windows
2 5 (3.21%) UNIX
3 2 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.10%) Information Security
2 48 (30.77%) ITIL
3 36 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 27 (17.31%) SIEM
5 24 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 21 (13.46%) Security Testing
7 20 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (12.82%) Project Management
7 20 (12.82%) Mentoring
8 15 (9.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
9 13 (8.33%) Network Architecture
9 13 (8.33%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (5.13%) ISMS
11 8 (5.13%) Information Security Management
11 8 (5.13%) Security Management
12 7 (4.49%) B2C
12 7 (4.49%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.49%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (39.74%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (38.46%) CCNP
3 45 (28.85%) CISSP
3 45 (28.85%) CEH
3 45 (28.85%) CCSA
4 42 (26.92%) GIAC
5 41 (26.28%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (16.03%) CISM
7 15 (9.62%) CCSP
8 6 (3.85%) CCNA
9 5 (3.21%) Degree
10 2 (1.28%) SSCP
10 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.28%) OSCP
11 1 (0.64%) GCIH
11 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.64%) MCP
11 1 (0.64%) MCSE
11 1 (0.64%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (32.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (21.15%) PCI DSS
3 12 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (3.21%) SLA
5 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) Snort
2 2 (1.28%) Nmap
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Nessus
2 3 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (49.36%) Cisco
2 20 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.92%) Juniper
3 3 (1.92%) VMware
4 2 (1.28%) Altiris
4 2 (1.28%) Qualys
4 2 (1.28%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.28%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.28%) ArcSight
4 2 (1.28%) ScanSafe
5 1 (0.64%) Symantec
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee
5 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.64%) LANDesk
5 1 (0.64%) NetApp
5 1 (0.64%) Citrix
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