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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 95 133 134
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 79 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.29% 1.17% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.22% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 70 28 13
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 89 (55.63%) Network Security
2 87 (54.38%) Cisco
3 65 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (39.38%) CCNP
4 63 (39.38%) Information Security
5 51 (31.88%) ITIL
6 50 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 48 (30.00%) CCSA
8 46 (28.75%) Firewall
8 46 (28.75%) CISSP
9 45 (28.13%) CEH
10 44 (27.50%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (26.25%) GIAC
12 35 (21.88%) Incident Management
13 34 (21.25%) PCI DSS
14 30 (18.75%) Management Information System
15 28 (17.50%) MPLS
16 27 (16.88%) CISM
17 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
18 25 (15.63%) TCP/IP
18 25 (15.63%) VoIP
19 24 (15.00%) Project Management
19 24 (15.00%) Risk Management
20 23 (14.38%) IP Telephony
21 22 (13.75%) SIEM
22 21 (13.13%) WAN
22 21 (13.13%) LAN
23 19 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
24 18 (11.25%) Mentoring
24 18 (11.25%) Penetration Testing

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (0.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 89 (55.63%) Network Security
2 46 (28.75%) Firewall
3 28 (17.50%) MPLS
4 25 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 25 (15.63%) VoIP
5 23 (14.38%) IP Telephony
6 21 (13.13%) WAN
6 21 (13.13%) LAN
7 9 (5.63%) Wireless
7 9 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.75%) SSL
9 4 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.50%) DNS
10 3 (1.88%) SNMP
11 2 (1.25%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (1.25%) DMZ
11 2 (1.25%) Internet
11 2 (1.25%) BGP
11 2 (1.25%) HTTP
11 2 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (5.63%) Retail
2 2 (1.25%) Games
3 1 (0.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.63%) .NET
1 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.63%) WinForms
1 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.38%) NHS
3 7 (4.38%) Cryptography
3 7 (4.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.88%) UNIX
3 2 (1.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.38%) Information Security
2 51 (31.88%) ITIL
3 35 (21.88%) Incident Management
4 24 (15.00%) Project Management
4 24 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 22 (13.75%) SIEM
6 18 (11.25%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.25%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (10.63%) Security Testing
8 15 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (8.13%) Trend Analysis
10 13 (8.13%) Network Architecture
11 8 (5.00%) ISMS
11 8 (5.00%) Information Security Management
11 8 (5.00%) Security Management
12 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.38%) B2C
12 7 (4.38%) Data Protection
13 6 (3.75%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 65 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (39.38%) CCNP
3 48 (30.00%) CCSA
4 46 (28.75%) CISSP
5 45 (28.13%) CEH
6 44 (27.50%) ITIL Certification
7 42 (26.25%) GIAC
8 27 (16.88%) CISM
9 15 (9.38%) CCSP
10 6 (3.75%) CCNA
11 5 (3.13%) Degree
12 2 (1.25%) OSCP
12 2 (1.25%) SSCP
12 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.63%) MCSE
13 1 (0.63%) MCP
13 1 (0.63%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (21.25%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (3.13%) SLA
5 2 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.25%) Nmap
2 2 (1.25%) Snort
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Nessus
2 4 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (54.38%) Cisco
2 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
3 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.88%) VMware
3 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
3 3 (1.88%) ScanSafe
3 3 (1.88%) Altiris
4 2 (1.25%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.25%) Juniper
5 1 (0.63%) NetApp
5 1 (0.63%) Citrix
5 1 (0.63%) Symantec
5 1 (0.63%) McAfee
5 1 (0.63%) LANDesk
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
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Leeds Building Society
Salary: £34,318 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + shift allowance + full benefits
Posted: 16 days ago