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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 165 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.61% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.64% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,050 £25,150
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
3660 2670 2337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.70% 96.01% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2954 2165 2017
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 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 April 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 (66.10%) Cisco
2 38 (64.41%) Network Security
3 35 (59.32%) Firewall
4 28 (47.46%) Information Security
5 26 (44.07%) CCSA
5 26 (44.07%) CCNP
5 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (37.29%) PCI DSS
7 21 (35.59%) MPLS
8 20 (33.90%) CEH
9 18 (30.51%) Incident Management
9 18 (30.51%) CISSP
10 17 (28.81%) Management Information System
11 16 (27.12%) GIAC
11 16 (27.12%) ITIL
11 16 (27.12%) LAN
11 16 (27.12%) WAN
12 15 (25.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (23.73%) Network Architecture
13 14 (23.73%) Trend Analysis
13 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 14 (23.73%) Risk Management
13 14 (23.73%) CCSP
14 13 (22.03%) Windows
14 13 (22.03%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (20.34%) Juniper
16 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
17 10 (16.95%) Linux
18 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
18 9 (15.25%) Citrix

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (13.56%) IIS
1 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 38 (64.41%) Network Security
2 35 (59.32%) Firewall
3 21 (35.59%) MPLS
4 16 (27.12%) LAN
4 16 (27.12%) WAN
5 8 (13.56%) OSPF
5 8 (13.56%) BGP
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.78%) DNS
7 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
7 3 (5.08%) SSL
8 2 (3.39%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.69%) SNMP
9 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (6.78%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.47%) UNIX
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Information Security
2 18 (30.51%) Incident Management
3 16 (27.12%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Risk Management
4 14 (23.73%) Network Architecture
4 14 (23.73%) Trend Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.56%) SIEM
7 5 (8.47%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (8.47%) Cyber Security
8 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.78%) Security Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.39%) Analytics
10 1 (1.69%) Email Management
10 1 (1.69%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (44.07%) CCNP
1 26 (44.07%) CCSA
2 20 (33.90%) CEH
3 18 (30.51%) CISSP
4 16 (27.12%) GIAC
5 14 (23.73%) CCSP
6 13 (22.03%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (15.25%) GISP
8 5 (8.47%) Degree
9 4 (6.78%) GCIH
9 4 (6.78%) SSCP
10 3 (5.08%) GCIA
11 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.29%) PCI DSS
2 15 (25.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (23.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) MetaFrame
2 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
2 8 (13.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.56%) XenApp
2 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Nessus
1 1 (1.69%) WSUS
1 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 12 (20.34%) Juniper
3 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
4 9 (15.25%) Citrix
5 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
5 8 (13.56%) VMware
6 4 (6.78%) McAfee
6 4 (6.78%) Websense
7 3 (5.08%) Symantec
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
8 2 (3.39%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) Dell
8 2 (3.39%) IBM
8 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.39%) Sourcefire
8 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.69%) Altiris
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