The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 162 142 122
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.57% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.60% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 8
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,050 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,450 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Analyst
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (65.00%) Cisco
2 38 (63.33%) Network Security
3 35 (58.33%) Firewall
4 28 (46.67%) Information Security
5 26 (43.33%) CCSA
5 26 (43.33%) CCNP
5 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
7 21 (35.00%) CEH
7 21 (35.00%) MPLS
8 18 (30.00%) CISSP
8 18 (30.00%) Incident Management
9 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
9 17 (28.33%) ITIL
10 16 (26.67%) LAN
10 16 (26.67%) WAN
10 16 (26.67%) GIAC
11 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (23.33%) Network Architecture
12 14 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
12 14 (23.33%) Risk Management
12 14 (23.33%) CCSP
12 14 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 14 (23.33%) Windows
13 13 (21.67%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (20.00%) Juniper
15 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
16 10 (16.67%) Linux
17 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
17 9 (15.00%) Citrix

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) IIS
1 8 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (63.33%) Network Security
2 35 (58.33%) Firewall
3 21 (35.00%) MPLS
4 16 (26.67%) LAN
4 16 (26.67%) WAN
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (13.33%) OSPF
5 8 (13.33%) BGP
6 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.67%) DNS
7 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (5.00%) SSL
8 2 (3.33%) VPN
8 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.67%) SNMP
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Information Security
2 18 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 17 (28.33%) ITIL
4 14 (23.33%) Network Architecture
4 14 (23.33%) Trend Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) SIEM
6 5 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 5 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.67%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) Analytics
9 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) CCSA
1 26 (43.33%) CCNP
1 26 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (35.00%) CEH
3 18 (30.00%) CISSP
4 16 (26.67%) GIAC
5 14 (23.33%) CCSP
6 13 (21.67%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (15.00%) GISP
8 6 (10.00%) Degree
9 5 (8.33%) GCIH
9 5 (8.33%) SSCP
10 3 (5.00%) GCIA
11 2 (3.33%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (36.67%) PCI DSS
2 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.33%) XenApp
2 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
2 8 (13.33%) MetaFrame
2 8 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) WSUS
1 1 (1.67%) Nessus
1 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Cisco
2 12 (20.00%) Juniper
3 11 (18.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.00%) Citrix
5 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.33%) VMware
6 4 (6.67%) Websense
6 4 (6.67%) McAfee
7 3 (5.00%) ArcSight
7 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.00%) Symantec
8 2 (3.33%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) HP
8 2 (3.33%) Dell
8 2 (3.33%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.67%) Altiris
9 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.67%) ScanSafe
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