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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 134 158 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 40 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.57% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
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
3504 3654 2717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.47% 96.62% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2952 2198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 17 April 2015.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (41.74%) Information Security
1 48 (41.74%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (40.87%) Cisco
2 47 (40.87%) Network Security
3 46 (40.00%) CCNP
4 44 (38.26%) Firewall
5 40 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 36 (31.30%) CISSP
7 34 (29.57%) GIAC
7 34 (29.57%) CEH
8 32 (27.83%) ITIL
9 30 (26.09%) CCSA
9 30 (26.09%) PCI DSS
10 29 (25.22%) SIEM
11 27 (23.48%) Incident Management
12 24 (20.87%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (20.00%) Security Testing
14 21 (18.26%) LAN
14 21 (18.26%) WAN
14 21 (18.26%) Management Information System
15 20 (17.39%) Windows
16 18 (15.65%) Risk Management
17 16 (13.91%) MPLS
17 16 (13.91%) Penetration Testing
18 15 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 15 (13.04%) Network Architecture
18 15 (13.04%) Trend Analysis
18 15 (13.04%) CISM
18 15 (13.04%) CCSP
19 13 (11.30%) Project Management

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (0.87%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 47 (40.87%) Network Security
2 44 (38.26%) Firewall
3 21 (18.26%) LAN
3 21 (18.26%) WAN
4 16 (13.91%) MPLS
5 11 (9.57%) Wireless
6 9 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (7.83%) SSL
7 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.48%) DNS
9 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.74%) Internet
10 2 (1.74%) HTTP
11 1 (0.87%) Broadband
11 1 (0.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.87%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.87%) Moq
1 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (7.83%) Retail
2 3 (2.61%) Games
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.87%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.87%) .NET
2 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.87%) WinForms
2 1 (0.87%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.26%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.57%) Cryptography
3 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.09%) NHS
4 7 (6.09%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.35%) SecurID
6 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.39%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) UNIX
3 3 (2.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.74%) Information Security
2 32 (27.83%) ITIL
3 29 (25.22%) SIEM
4 27 (23.48%) Incident Management
5 23 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 18 (15.65%) Risk Management
7 16 (13.91%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (13.04%) Network Architecture
8 15 (13.04%) Trend Analysis
9 13 (11.30%) Mentoring
9 13 (11.30%) Project Management
10 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.83%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.09%) Data Protection
13 6 (5.22%) ISMS
13 6 (5.22%) Line Management
13 6 (5.22%) Information Security Management
13 6 (5.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (41.74%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (40.00%) CCNP
3 36 (31.30%) CISSP
4 34 (29.57%) CEH
4 34 (29.57%) GIAC
5 30 (26.09%) CCSA
6 24 (20.87%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (13.04%) CISM
7 15 (13.04%) CCSP
8 9 (7.83%) CCNA
9 4 (3.48%) Degree
10 3 (2.61%) SSCP
11 2 (1.74%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.74%) GCIH
12 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.87%) MCP
12 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (26.09%) PCI DSS
3 12 (10.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (4.35%) SLA
4 5 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) Snort
3 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) WSUS
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (40.87%) Cisco
2 7 (6.09%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.35%) Qualys
3 5 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.48%) Juniper
5 3 (2.61%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.61%) VMware
6 2 (1.74%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.74%) F5
6 2 (1.74%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.87%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.87%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.87%) Symantec
7 1 (0.87%) McAfee
7 1 (0.87%) Citrix
7 1 (0.87%) NetApp
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