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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 140 105 148
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 44 83 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.32% 2.37% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 2.42% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 39 75 23
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
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
3212 3434 3235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.40% 98.14% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2693 2799 2498
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 43 (59.72%) Firewall
2 31 (43.06%) Information Security
3 28 (38.89%) PCI DSS
4 25 (34.72%) E-Commerce
5 24 (33.33%) Cisco
5 24 (33.33%) High Availability
6 23 (31.94%) LAN
6 23 (31.94%) WAN
7 21 (29.17%) Network Security
7 21 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 20 (27.78%) Incident Management
8 20 (27.78%) Trend Analysis
8 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (27.78%) CCSP
8 20 (27.78%) CCNP
8 20 (27.78%) CCNA
8 20 (27.78%) CISSP
8 20 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
9 18 (25.00%) GIAC
9 18 (25.00%) SIEM
10 13 (18.06%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (16.67%) CISM
12 10 (13.89%) Windows
12 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
12 10 (13.89%) SANS
13 9 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (12.50%) CEH

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 43 (59.72%) Firewall
2 23 (31.94%) LAN
2 23 (31.94%) WAN
3 21 (29.17%) Network Security
4 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.17%) Internet
7 2 (2.78%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
8 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.39%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.06%) Information Security
2 25 (34.72%) E-Commerce
3 24 (33.33%) High Availability
4 20 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 20 (27.78%) Trend Analysis
5 18 (25.00%) SIEM
6 13 (18.06%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
8 8 (11.11%) SABSA
8 8 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.33%) ITIL
10 5 (6.94%) Security Management
11 4 (5.56%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 3 (4.17%) Anomaly Detection
12 3 (4.17%) Change Management
12 3 (4.17%) Computer Security
12 3 (4.17%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) CCNA
1 20 (27.78%) CCNP
1 20 (27.78%) CCSP
1 20 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (27.78%) CISSP
2 18 (25.00%) GIAC
3 12 (16.67%) CISM
4 10 (13.89%) SANS
5 9 (12.50%) CEH
6 8 (11.11%) CISA
6 8 (11.11%) ISSAP
7 3 (4.17%) SSCP
8 2 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (38.89%) PCI DSS
2 21 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.94%) ISO22301
3 5 (6.94%) ISO27002
3 5 (6.94%) ISO27005
4 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Cisco
2 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
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