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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 144 164 143
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 18 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 0.83% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.85% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 52
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.17%
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
2705 3395 3601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.26% 97.36% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2301 2683 2874
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 39 (66.10%) Information Security
2 30 (50.85%) CISSP
2 30 (50.85%) PCI DSS
3 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (42.37%) CISA
4 25 (42.37%) Risk Management
5 22 (37.29%) Firewall
6 18 (30.51%) Management Information System
6 18 (30.51%) CISM
7 17 (28.81%) Windows
7 17 (28.81%) SIEM
8 14 (23.73%) COBIT
9 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
11 10 (16.95%) IT Audit
11 10 (16.95%) GIAC
11 10 (16.95%) CEH
11 10 (16.95%) Change Management
12 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
12 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.56%) Security Operations Centre
13 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (13.56%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) High Availability
13 8 (13.56%) Internet
13 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (13.56%) Finance
14 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
14 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (10.17%) Network Security

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 (3.39%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) Internet
2 8 (13.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (10.17%) Network Security
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.47%) SNMP
5 2 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Back Office
3 3 (5.08%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (8.47%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (8.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (6.78%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (6.78%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) AS400
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Information Security
2 25 (42.37%) Risk Management
3 17 (28.81%) SIEM
4 12 (20.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
6 10 (16.95%) Change Management
6 10 (16.95%) IT Audit
7 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (13.56%) High Availability
8 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (11.86%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (10.17%) ITIL
11 5 (8.47%) Anomaly Detection
11 5 (8.47%) Computer Security
11 5 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (8.47%) Security Management
11 5 (8.47%) Workflow
12 4 (6.78%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) CISSP
2 25 (42.37%) CISA
3 18 (30.51%) CISM
4 10 (16.95%) CEH
4 10 (16.95%) GIAC
5 8 (13.56%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) CCSE
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CISMP
7 1 (1.69%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.69%) CSSLP
7 1 (1.69%) GCIA
7 1 (1.69%) GSEC
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.69%) SANS
7 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.85%) PCI DSS
2 27 (45.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (23.73%) COBIT
4 2 (3.39%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.69%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.69%) ISO27005
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Snort
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
2 3 (5.08%) LogRhythm
2 3 (5.08%) Splunk
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Juniper
4 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.69%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
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