The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 99 140 127
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 78 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.28% 0.94% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 0.98% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 25 26
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3325 3074 2857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.11% 96.18% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 2404 2453
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 97 (63.40%) Network Security
2 94 (61.44%) Cisco
3 63 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (37.91%) CCNP
5 53 (34.64%) Information Security
6 51 (33.33%) ITIL
7 49 (32.03%) CCSA
8 43 (28.10%) ITIL Certification
9 41 (26.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 38 (24.84%) CISSP
11 36 (23.53%) CheckPoint
11 36 (23.53%) VoIP
12 35 (22.88%) TCP/IP
12 35 (22.88%) Firewall
13 34 (22.22%) Incident Management
13 34 (22.22%) IP Telephony
14 33 (21.57%) CEH
15 29 (18.95%) GIAC
16 27 (17.65%) MPLS
17 26 (16.99%) PCI DSS
18 25 (16.34%) Project Management
19 22 (14.38%) Management Information System
19 22 (14.38%) CISM
20 20 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (11.76%) Mentoring
21 18 (11.76%) Risk Management
22 16 (10.46%) WAN
22 16 (10.46%) LAN
23 13 (8.50%) E-Commerce
23 13 (8.50%) CCSP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 97 (63.40%) Network Security
2 36 (23.53%) VoIP
3 35 (22.88%) TCP/IP
3 35 (22.88%) Firewall
4 34 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 27 (17.65%) MPLS
6 16 (10.46%) LAN
6 16 (10.46%) WAN
7 5 (3.27%) DNS
7 5 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.61%) Internet
9 3 (1.96%) Wireless
9 3 (1.96%) SNMP
10 2 (1.31%) VPN
10 2 (1.31%) SSL
10 2 (1.31%) DMZ
10 2 (1.31%) BGP
10 2 (1.31%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (1.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.31%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) .NET
1 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
1 3 (1.96%) WinForms
1 3 (1.96%) WPF
2 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) Management Information System
2 20 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.92%) NHS
3 6 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.31%) iPhone
4 2 (1.31%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.58%) Windows
2 2 (1.31%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.64%) Information Security
2 51 (33.33%) ITIL
3 34 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 25 (16.34%) Project Management
5 18 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 18 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.50%) SIEM
6 13 (8.50%) E-Commerce
7 11 (7.19%) Trend Analysis
7 11 (7.19%) Network Architecture
8 9 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (5.23%) Security Testing
10 7 (4.58%) B2C
11 6 (3.92%) Information Security Management
11 6 (3.92%) Security Management
11 6 (3.92%) ISMS
11 6 (3.92%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.27%) Line Management
13 4 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 63 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (37.91%) CCNP
3 49 (32.03%) CCSA
4 43 (28.10%) ITIL Certification
5 38 (24.84%) CISSP
6 33 (21.57%) CEH
7 29 (18.95%) GIAC
8 22 (14.38%) CISM
9 13 (8.50%) CCSP
10 7 (4.58%) CCNA
11 6 (3.92%) Degree
12 2 (1.31%) SSCP
12 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.31%) OSCP
13 1 (0.65%) GCIH
13 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.65%) MCP
13 1 (0.65%) MCSE
13 1 (0.65%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (26.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (16.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.96%) SLA
5 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) Nmap
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Nessus
2 4 (2.61%) WSUS
3 1 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (61.44%) Cisco
2 36 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.96%) VMware
4 3 (1.96%) Altiris
4 3 (1.96%) SolarWinds
4 3 (1.96%) ScanSafe
5 2 (1.31%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.31%) Symantec
5 2 (1.31%) McAfee
6 1 (0.65%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.65%) Citrix
6 1 (0.65%) Juniper
6 1 (0.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.65%) NetApp
6 1 (0.65%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.65%) ArcSight
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000pa dependent on level of experience (+ excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago