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 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
Security Analyst
Rank 127 137 129
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 54 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.43% 0.68% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.71% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 51 8 22
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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%

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 22 August 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

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 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 48 (55.81%) Network Security
2 47 (54.65%) Cisco
3 37 (43.02%) Information Security
4 36 (41.86%) Firewall
5 26 (30.23%) Windows
6 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
6 25 (29.07%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (29.07%) Internet
7 24 (27.91%) CheckPoint
7 24 (27.91%) TCP/IP
8 23 (26.74%) CISSP
8 23 (26.74%) ITIL
9 22 (25.58%) CCNP
9 22 (25.58%) CCSA
10 20 (23.26%) Finance
11 19 (22.09%) MPLS
11 19 (22.09%) DNS
11 19 (22.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 18 (20.93%) IP Telephony
12 18 (20.93%) VoIP
12 18 (20.93%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (17.44%) Management Information System
13 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
14 14 (16.28%) PCI DSS
15 13 (15.12%) iPhone
15 13 (15.12%) iPad
16 11 (12.79%) SIEM
17 9 (10.47%) MS Office
17 9 (10.47%) Project Management
17 9 (10.47%) Kalman Filter

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 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (55.81%) Network Security
2 36 (41.86%) Firewall
3 25 (29.07%) Internet
4 24 (27.91%) TCP/IP
5 19 (22.09%) MPLS
5 19 (22.09%) DNS
6 18 (20.93%) IP Telephony
6 18 (20.93%) VoIP
7 6 (6.98%) HTTPS
7 6 (6.98%) SSL
8 5 (5.81%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.81%) LAN
8 5 (5.81%) WAN
9 2 (2.33%) SNMP
9 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) WPF
2 3 (3.49%) WinForms
2 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.44%) Management Information System
2 13 (15.12%) iPhone
2 13 (15.12%) iPad
3 5 (5.81%) PKI
4 3 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.81%) UNIX
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.49%) Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Information Security
2 23 (26.74%) ITIL
3 11 (12.79%) SIEM
4 9 (10.47%) Project Management
4 9 (10.47%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (9.30%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (8.14%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (4.65%) Security Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.49%) Information Governance
9 3 (3.49%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.49%) OWASP
9 3 (3.49%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (29.07%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (26.74%) CISSP
3 22 (25.58%) CCNP
3 22 (25.58%) CCSA
4 18 (20.93%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (9.30%) Degree
6 7 (8.14%) CEH
7 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.65%) CCSP
9 3 (3.49%) GCIA
9 3 (3.49%) GCIH
9 3 (3.49%) GIAC
9 3 (3.49%) SSCP
9 3 (3.49%) CCNA
10 1 (1.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (16.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (29.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Nessus
2 2 (2.33%) WSUS
3 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Cisco
2 24 (27.91%) CheckPoint
3 15 (17.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.14%) McAfee
5 6 (6.98%) Juniper
5 6 (6.98%) Symantec
6 4 (4.65%) Websense
6 4 (4.65%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.33%) HP
7 2 (2.33%) Dell
7 2 (2.33%) IBM
7 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.33%) Altiris
7 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.33%) ScanSafe
8 1 (1.16%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.16%) Clearswift
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago