The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 140 141 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 69 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 0.74% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.79% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66 11 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4734 3309 3347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 93.98% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3782 2559 2768
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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 Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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 -5 52 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Bradford - 16 £32,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £30,000 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 56 (51.85%) Information Security
2 53 (49.07%) Cisco
3 47 (43.52%) Microsoft
4 46 (42.59%) Windows
5 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 40 (37.04%) Firewall
6 40 (37.04%) Finance
7 38 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (35.19%) Network Security
8 34 (31.48%) CCSA
9 31 (28.70%) CheckPoint
10 30 (27.78%) ITIL
11 29 (26.85%) SIEM
12 25 (23.15%) Penetration Testing
12 25 (23.15%) Internet
13 24 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
14 23 (21.30%) SSCP
15 22 (20.37%) CISSP
15 22 (20.37%) McAfee
16 21 (19.44%) Symantec
16 21 (19.44%) Intrusion Detection
16 21 (19.44%) Data Protection
17 20 (18.52%) CCNP
18 19 (17.59%) DNS
18 19 (17.59%) MPLS
18 19 (17.59%) Problem Management
19 18 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
19 18 (16.67%) CCNA
20 17 (15.74%) Degree
21 16 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.04%) Firewall
2 38 (35.19%) Network Security
3 25 (23.15%) Internet
4 21 (19.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 19 (17.59%) DNS
5 19 (17.59%) MPLS
6 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
7 10 (9.26%) VoIP
7 10 (9.26%) IP Telephony
8 6 (5.56%) HTTPS
8 6 (5.56%) SSL
9 5 (4.63%) Wireshark
10 3 (2.78%) LAN
10 3 (2.78%) WAN
11 1 (0.93%) SCCP
11 1 (0.93%) VPN
11 1 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (37.04%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Legal
3 8 (7.41%) Banking
4 4 (3.70%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) WinForms
2 1 (0.93%) WPF
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) iPhone
1 13 (12.04%) iPad
2 12 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.63%) PKI
4 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (42.59%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.63%) UNIX
4 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) Linux
5 2 (1.85%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (51.85%) Information Security
2 30 (27.78%) ITIL
3 29 (26.85%) SIEM
4 25 (23.15%) Penetration Testing
5 24 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 21 (19.44%) Data Protection
7 19 (17.59%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.41%) Risk Analysis
8 8 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (6.48%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.63%) Project Management
11 3 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (2.78%) Security Testing
11 3 (2.78%) Cyber Security
12 2 (1.85%) Analytics
12 2 (1.85%) Information Security Management
12 2 (1.85%) Security Management
12 2 (1.85%) Time Management
12 2 (1.85%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (31.48%) CCSA
3 23 (21.30%) SSCP
4 22 (20.37%) CISSP
5 20 (18.52%) CCNP
6 18 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (16.67%) CCNA
7 17 (15.74%) Degree
8 12 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
8 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (6.48%) MCSE
10 6 (5.56%) CEH
11 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (4.63%) MCP
12 4 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (2.78%) GCIA
13 3 (2.78%) GCIH
14 2 (1.85%) CCSP
14 2 (1.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (12.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (49.07%) Cisco
2 47 (43.52%) Microsoft
3 31 (28.70%) CheckPoint
4 22 (20.37%) McAfee
5 21 (19.44%) Symantec
6 6 (5.56%) Juniper
7 4 (3.70%) Websense
7 4 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.85%) HP
8 2 (1.85%) Dell
8 2 (1.85%) IBM
8 2 (1.85%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.85%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.85%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.93%) Altiris
9 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.93%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.93%) Clearswift
9 1 (0.93%) Citrix
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