The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 139 155 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 25 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 0.89% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.91% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 59
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,150 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
2529 3508 3743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.87% 97.12% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2143 2806 2879
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

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 24 September 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 29 (55.77%) CISSP
3 26 (50.00%) Firewall
3 26 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 25 (48.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (36.54%) CISA
6 17 (32.69%) SIEM
6 17 (32.69%) CISM
6 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
7 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
8 14 (26.92%) Degree
9 11 (21.15%) COBIT
10 10 (19.23%) Security Operations
11 9 (17.31%) IT Audit
11 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (17.31%) GIAC
11 9 (17.31%) Change Management
11 9 (17.31%) ITIL
12 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) CEH
13 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
14 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
14 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
14 6 (11.54%) Network Security
14 6 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (11.54%) Cisco
15 5 (9.62%) Linux
15 5 (9.62%) SNMP
15 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
15 5 (9.62%) Workflow

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (11.54%) Network Security
3 5 (9.62%) SNMP
3 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) Wireless
5 2 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (7.69%) Back Office
1 4 (7.69%) Games
1 4 (7.69%) Online Betting
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (9.62%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (9.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Information Security
2 17 (32.69%) SIEM
3 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
4 10 (19.23%) Security Operations
5 9 (17.31%) Change Management
5 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (17.31%) IT Audit
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (9.62%) Anomaly Detection
8 5 (9.62%) Computer Security
8 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (9.62%) Workflow
9 4 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.77%) Information Assurance
10 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.77%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
1 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
2 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) CISSP
2 19 (36.54%) CISA
3 17 (32.69%) CISM
4 14 (26.92%) Degree
5 9 (17.31%) GIAC
6 7 (13.46%) CEH
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (7.69%) CSSLP
7 4 (7.69%) SANS
7 4 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (7.69%) SSCP
8 3 (5.77%) CISMP
8 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) CCNA
9 1 (1.92%) GCIA
9 1 (1.92%) GSEC
9 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 25 (48.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (21.15%) COBIT
4 3 (5.77%) ISO22301
4 3 (5.77%) ISO27002
4 3 (5.77%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nessus
1 1 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (5.77%) ArcSight
2 3 (5.77%) LogRhythm
2 3 (5.77%) Splunk
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.92%) Juniper
4 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.92%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.92%) Sourcefire
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