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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 147 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 14 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 1.01% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
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
3100 3548 2530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.54% 97.15% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2470 2884 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £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 29 May 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (45.35%) Information Security
2 37 (43.02%) Firewall
3 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (33.72%) Cisco
4 29 (33.72%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (32.56%) CCNP
6 27 (31.40%) CISSP
6 27 (31.40%) GIAC
6 27 (31.40%) Network Security
6 27 (31.40%) SIEM
7 26 (30.23%) CEH
8 24 (27.91%) PCI DSS
9 22 (25.58%) Security Testing
10 18 (20.93%) Management Information System
10 18 (20.93%) ITIL
11 17 (19.77%) Windows
12 16 (18.60%) LAN
12 16 (18.60%) WAN
13 15 (17.44%) CCSA
13 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
13 15 (17.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (17.44%) Incident Management
14 14 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
15 12 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
16 11 (12.79%) Wireless
16 11 (12.79%) Cryptography
17 10 (11.63%) Network Architecture
17 10 (11.63%) Trend Analysis
17 10 (11.63%) Data Centre

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (43.02%) Firewall
2 27 (31.40%) Network Security
3 16 (18.60%) LAN
3 16 (18.60%) WAN
4 11 (12.79%) Wireless
5 10 (11.63%) MPLS
6 9 (10.47%) SSL
7 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.33%) HTTP
9 2 (2.33%) DNS
10 1 (1.16%) Broadband
10 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.16%) Moq
General
1 9 (10.47%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.16%) WinForms
2 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.79%) Cryptography
3 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.14%) NHS
4 7 (8.14%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.81%) SecurID
6 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) UNIX
3 3 (3.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Information Security
2 27 (31.40%) SIEM
3 22 (25.58%) Security Testing
4 18 (20.93%) ITIL
5 15 (17.44%) Risk Management
5 15 (17.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 15 (17.44%) Incident Management
6 14 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Network Architecture
7 10 (11.63%) Trend Analysis
8 9 (10.47%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.14%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.98%) ISMS
10 6 (6.98%) Line Management
10 6 (6.98%) Information Security Management
10 6 (6.98%) Security Management
10 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (33.72%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (32.56%) CCNP
3 27 (31.40%) CISSP
3 27 (31.40%) GIAC
4 26 (30.23%) CEH
5 15 (17.44%) CCSA
6 12 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (11.63%) CCSP
8 9 (10.47%) CISM
9 7 (8.14%) CCNA
10 3 (3.49%) Degree
11 2 (2.33%) SSCP
12 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.16%) MCP
12 1 (1.16%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (1.16%) GCIH
12 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (36.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (27.91%) PCI DSS
3 11 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (5.81%) SLA
4 5 (5.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Snort
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (33.72%) Cisco
2 8 (9.30%) CheckPoint
3 5 (5.81%) ArcSight
3 5 (5.81%) Qualys
4 4 (4.65%) Juniper
5 3 (3.49%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.49%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.49%) F5
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.16%) Symantec
7 1 (1.16%) McAfee
7 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago