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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 139 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 39 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 1.44% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.49% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 7
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3340 3562 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.37% 96.58% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2658 2747 1916
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 £26,500 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 22 (41.51%) Information Security
2 22 (41.51%) Security Testing
3 21 (39.62%) SIEM
4 20 (37.74%) CISSP
5 19 (35.85%) PCI DSS
5 19 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (33.96%) GIAC
7 16 (30.19%) Windows
8 13 (24.53%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (22.64%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (20.75%) Cisco
10 11 (20.75%) CCNP
11 10 (18.87%) SSL
11 10 (18.87%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (18.87%) Cryptography
12 9 (16.98%) CEH
12 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 9 (16.98%) Back Office
13 8 (15.09%) Network Security
13 8 (15.09%) Wireless
14 6 (11.32%) CCSA
14 6 (11.32%) CISM
14 6 (11.32%) ITIL
14 6 (11.32%) UNIX
14 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
15 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (9.43%) Change Management
15 5 (9.43%) CCNA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 38 (71.70%) Firewall
2 10 (18.87%) SSL
3 8 (15.09%) Wireless
3 8 (15.09%) Network Security
4 4 (7.55%) MPLS
4 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.66%) LAN
5 3 (5.66%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (16.98%) Back Office
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Cryptography
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) SecurID
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) UNIX
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Information Security
1 22 (41.51%) Security Testing
2 21 (39.62%) SIEM
3 13 (24.53%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (22.64%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (18.87%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (16.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL
7 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
9 3 (5.66%) Security Management
9 3 (5.66%) OpenUP
9 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
10 2 (3.77%) Trend Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) CISSP
2 18 (33.96%) GIAC
3 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (20.75%) CCNP
4 9 (16.98%) CEH
5 6 (11.32%) CCSA
5 6 (11.32%) CISM
6 5 (9.43%) CCNA
6 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.55%) Degree
8 3 (5.66%) SSCP
8 3 (5.66%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (3.77%) CCSP
10 1 (1.89%) GCIH
10 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (35.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco
2 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.55%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
4 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
4 3 (5.66%) Qualys
4 3 (5.66%) F5
5 2 (3.77%) Hyland
5 2 (3.77%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago