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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
Rank 134 138 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 26 44 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 1.31% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.36% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 67
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
2563 3238 3533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.79% 96.37% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2705 2874
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 37 (62.71%) Information Security
2 35 (59.32%) Firewall
3 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (35.59%) CISSP
5 19 (32.20%) ITIL
5 19 (32.20%) SIEM
6 17 (28.81%) SSCP
7 16 (27.12%) Security+ Certification
7 16 (27.12%) CompTIA Security+
8 15 (25.42%) Degree
9 14 (23.73%) CISM
9 14 (23.73%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (23.73%) Network Security
10 13 (22.03%) PCI DSS
10 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
10 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (20.34%) CISA
11 12 (20.34%) Internet
11 12 (20.34%) CISMP
12 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
13 10 (16.95%) Linux
14 9 (15.25%) CCNA
15 8 (13.56%) Cisco
15 8 (13.56%) Windows
15 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 7 (11.86%) Splunk
16 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Centre
16 7 (11.86%) GIAC
16 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP

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 4 (6.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (59.32%) Firewall
2 14 (23.73%) Network Security
3 12 (20.34%) Internet
4 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.78%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) DNS
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Information Security
2 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) SIEM
3 14 (23.73%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
5 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.47%) E-Discovery
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (6.78%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (6.78%) Security Management
7 4 (6.78%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (5.08%) Data Loss Prevention
9 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
9 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) CISSP
2 17 (28.81%) SSCP
3 16 (27.12%) CompTIA Security+
3 16 (27.12%) Security+ Certification
4 15 (25.42%) Degree
5 14 (23.73%) CISM
6 13 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (20.34%) CISA
7 12 (20.34%) CISMP
8 9 (15.25%) CCNA
9 7 (11.86%) GIAC
10 6 (10.17%) CEH
11 2 (3.39%) RHCE
11 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.69%) CSSLP
12 1 (1.69%) SANS
12 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (22.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.86%) SLA
4 5 (8.47%) ISO22301
4 5 (8.47%) ISO27002
4 5 (8.47%) ISO27005
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) Splunk
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
4 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.39%) Juniper
5 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
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