The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Analyst
Rank 195 189 195
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 13 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.56% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.57% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
Information Security Analyst
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4179 4732 4295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.53% 98.11% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 3902 3355
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the West Yorkshire region.

Information Security Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Information Security Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -7 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Bradford -1 4 £36,000 -4.00%
Information Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 20 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 19 (67.86%) CISSP
4 18 (64.29%) CISM
5 15 (53.57%) Finance
6 11 (39.29%) CISA
7 10 (35.71%) SANS
8 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (28.57%) GIAC
10 7 (25.00%) ISSAP
10 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (25.00%) SABSA
10 7 (25.00%) Security Testing
11 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (21.43%) CISMP
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) ITIL
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
12 5 (17.86%) SSCP
13 4 (14.29%) Clustering
14 3 (10.71%) Cisco
14 3 (10.71%) SAN
14 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
14 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
15 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
15 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
15 2 (7.14%) Degree
15 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
15 2 (7.14%) ISMS

Information Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (25.00%) SABSA
3 7 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) ISMS
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.57%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 18 (64.29%) CISM
3 11 (39.29%) CISA
4 10 (35.71%) SANS
5 8 (28.57%) GIAC
6 7 (25.00%) ISSAP
7 6 (21.43%) CISMP
8 5 (17.86%) SSCP
9 2 (7.14%) CCNA
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (7.14%) Degree
9 2 (7.14%) MCSE
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 9 (32.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco