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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 126 140 142
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 56 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 21 9
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £37,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
3638 3553 2677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.51% 96.26% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2847 2160
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 26 March 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 63 (47.73%) Network Security
2 62 (46.97%) Cisco
3 55 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (40.15%) CCNP
5 50 (37.88%) Information Security
6 48 (36.36%) Firewall
7 41 (31.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 39 (29.55%) ITIL
9 37 (28.03%) CISSP
9 37 (28.03%) CCSA
9 37 (28.03%) CEH
10 35 (26.52%) GIAC
11 31 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
12 30 (22.73%) Incident Management
13 29 (21.97%) PCI DSS
13 29 (21.97%) SIEM
14 23 (17.42%) LAN
14 23 (17.42%) WAN
14 23 (17.42%) MPLS
14 23 (17.42%) Management Information System
15 22 (16.67%) Security Testing
16 20 (15.15%) Windows
16 20 (15.15%) Risk Management
17 19 (14.39%) Penetration Testing
18 17 (12.88%) CCSP
18 17 (12.88%) Project Management
18 17 (12.88%) CISM
19 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
19 15 (11.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 15 (11.36%) Network Architecture

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 (0.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 63 (47.73%) Network Security
2 48 (36.36%) Firewall
3 23 (17.42%) MPLS
3 23 (17.42%) LAN
3 23 (17.42%) WAN
4 15 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.85%) Wireless
6 10 (7.58%) VoIP
7 9 (6.82%) SSL
7 9 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (6.06%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.03%) DNS
10 2 (1.52%) Cisco ISE
10 2 (1.52%) DMZ
10 2 (1.52%) Internet
10 2 (1.52%) BGP
10 2 (1.52%) VPN
10 2 (1.52%) HTTP
11 1 (0.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.76%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.76%) Moq
1 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (7.58%) Retail
2 2 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.76%) WinForms
2 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.42%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.33%) Cryptography
4 7 (5.30%) NHS
4 7 (5.30%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.79%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.15%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) UNIX
3 2 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Information Security
2 39 (29.55%) ITIL
3 30 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 29 (21.97%) SIEM
5 22 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 20 (15.15%) Risk Management
7 19 (14.39%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (12.88%) Project Management
9 15 (11.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 15 (11.36%) Network Architecture
9 15 (11.36%) Trend Analysis
9 15 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (6.82%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.06%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.30%) Data Protection
13 6 (4.55%) ISMS
13 6 (4.55%) Line Management
13 6 (4.55%) Information Security Management
13 6 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (40.15%) CCNP
3 37 (28.03%) CISSP
3 37 (28.03%) CEH
3 37 (28.03%) CCSA
4 35 (26.52%) GIAC
5 31 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (12.88%) CISM
6 17 (12.88%) CCSP
7 7 (5.30%) CCNA
8 5 (3.79%) Degree
9 3 (2.27%) SSCP
10 2 (1.52%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.52%) GCIH
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.76%) MCP
11 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (31.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (21.97%) PCI DSS
3 12 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (3.79%) SLA
4 5 (3.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Snort
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Nessus
1 1 (0.76%) Nmap
1 1 (0.76%) WSUS
1 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (46.97%) Cisco
2 13 (9.85%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.79%) Qualys
3 5 (3.79%) ArcSight
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.27%) Juniper
4 3 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (1.52%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.76%) F5
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec
6 1 (0.76%) McAfee
6 1 (0.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.76%) NetApp
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix
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