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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 161 153 120
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 19 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 1.08% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.11% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3204 3613 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.33% 97.25% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2883 1912
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 36 (52.17%) Firewall
2 24 (34.78%) Security Testing
2 24 (34.78%) SIEM
3 23 (33.33%) Information Security
3 23 (33.33%) Cisco
3 23 (33.33%) CCNP
3 23 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (31.88%) Network Security
5 21 (30.43%) Windows
6 20 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (27.54%) CISSP
7 19 (27.54%) GIAC
8 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
9 16 (23.19%) CEH
10 15 (21.74%) Cryptography
10 15 (21.74%) CCSA
11 14 (20.29%) Wireless
12 13 (18.84%) SSL
13 12 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
14 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
15 10 (14.49%) Network Architecture
15 10 (14.49%) Trend Analysis
15 10 (14.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 10 (14.49%) CCSP
15 10 (14.49%) ITIL
15 10 (14.49%) LAN
15 10 (14.49%) WAN
16 9 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
17 8 (11.59%) MPLS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.17%) Firewall
2 22 (31.88%) Network Security
3 14 (20.29%) Wireless
4 13 (18.84%) SSL
5 10 (14.49%) LAN
5 10 (14.49%) WAN
6 8 (11.59%) MPLS
7 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.90%) DNS
9 2 (2.90%) HTTP
10 1 (1.45%) Broadband
10 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.45%) Moq
1 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (7.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.80%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) WinForms
2 1 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Cryptography
2 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.25%) SecurID
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Security Testing
1 24 (34.78%) SIEM
2 23 (33.33%) Information Security
3 12 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
5 10 (14.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (14.49%) ITIL
5 10 (14.49%) Network Architecture
5 10 (14.49%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (7.25%) OpenUP
7 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.80%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) CCNP
1 23 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.54%) CISSP
2 19 (27.54%) GIAC
3 16 (23.19%) CEH
4 15 (21.74%) CCSA
5 10 (14.49%) CCSP
6 9 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (10.14%) CISM
8 5 (7.25%) CCNA
9 2 (2.90%) Degree
10 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) GCIH
10 1 (1.45%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Snort
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.25%) Qualys
3 5 (7.25%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.35%) F5
4 3 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.35%) Juniper
4 3 (4.35%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.45%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.45%) Hyland
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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