The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 186 200 180
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 17 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.022% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.023% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
IT 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
4878 4292 3804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.87% 95.23% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3382 3133
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
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%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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 +8 17 £40,000 +33.33%
IT Security Analyst
Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Security Testing
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Information Security
4 11 (50.00%) Wireless
5 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (45.45%) CISSP
5 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
6 9 (40.91%) SIEM
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
7 8 (36.36%) CEH
7 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 8 (36.36%) GIAC
7 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (31.82%) SSL
8 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (9.09%) DMZ
11 2 (9.09%) Internet
11 2 (9.09%) MPLS
11 2 (9.09%) BGP
11 2 (9.09%) VPN
11 2 (9.09%) DNS
11 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 2 (9.09%) CCSP
11 2 (9.09%) CCNP
11 2 (9.09%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (31.82%) SSL
4 2 (9.09%) DMZ
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) MPLS
4 2 (9.09%) BGP
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Security Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (40.91%) SIEM
4 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 8 (36.36%) GIAC
2 8 (36.36%) CEH
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCSP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) SSCP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 8 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Riverbed