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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Analyst
Rank 172 187 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 27 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 0
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
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
4636 4049 3857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.14% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3176 3244
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 £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
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%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +17 22 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Halifax -1 3 £42,500 +54.54%
Bradford - 1 £37,500 -
Information Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (72.41%) CISSP
3 20 (68.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (68.97%) PCI DSS
4 18 (62.07%) GIAC
4 18 (62.07%) CEH
5 11 (37.93%) CISM
6 10 (34.48%) SIEM
7 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 7 (24.14%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) SLA
9 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (10.34%) Finance
11 3 (10.34%) Cisco
11 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
12 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
12 2 (6.90%) ISMS
12 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
12 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
12 2 (6.90%) CCNA
12 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
12 2 (6.90%) Symantec
12 2 (6.90%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) IPsec
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (34.48%) SIEM
3 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
4 7 (24.14%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.90%) ISMS
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) BCP
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Security Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) CISSP
2 18 (62.07%) GIAC
2 18 (62.07%) CEH
3 11 (37.93%) CISM
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) SSCP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (68.97%) PCI DSS
2 5 (17.24%) SLA
3 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee
3 1 (3.45%) ScanSafe