The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 166 165 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 30 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 1.03% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.06% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 14
Average salary £40,000 £33,659 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.83% +3.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4323 4798 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 96.97% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3948 2821
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -2 17 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Bradford -18 11 £40,750 +35.83% 1
Huddersfield -4 2 - -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 52 (46.02%) Information Security
2 47 (41.59%) Firewall
3 40 (35.40%) Cisco
4 37 (32.74%) CISSP
4 37 (32.74%) PCI DSS
5 36 (31.86%) Network Security
6 34 (30.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 33 (29.20%) SIEM
7 33 (29.20%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (27.43%) CCNP
9 29 (25.66%) GIAC
10 28 (24.78%) CEH
11 25 (22.12%) Security Testing
12 24 (21.24%) Windows
13 22 (19.47%) Incident Management
14 21 (18.58%) ITIL
15 20 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
16 19 (16.81%) Management Information System
16 19 (16.81%) Risk Management
17 17 (15.04%) CCSA
17 17 (15.04%) CISM
17 17 (15.04%) CheckPoint
17 17 (15.04%) LAN
17 17 (15.04%) WAN
18 15 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
19 14 (12.39%) ITIL Certification
20 13 (11.50%) UNIX
20 13 (11.50%) Symantec
20 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
21 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 47 (41.59%) Firewall
2 36 (31.86%) Network Security
3 17 (15.04%) LAN
3 17 (15.04%) WAN
4 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.73%) MPLS
5 11 (9.73%) Wireless
6 9 (7.96%) SSL
7 8 (7.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (6.19%) VPN
8 7 (6.19%) IPsec
9 5 (4.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.77%) DNS
11 2 (1.77%) HTTP
12 1 (0.88%) Broadband
12 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Big Data
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.88%) Moq
1 1 (0.88%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (7.96%) Retail
2 8 (7.08%) Finance
3 3 (2.65%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.88%) WPF
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.73%) Cryptography
3 7 (6.19%) NHS
3 7 (6.19%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.42%) SecurID
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.24%) Windows
2 13 (11.50%) UNIX
3 8 (7.08%) Linux
4 5 (4.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.02%) Information Security
2 33 (29.20%) SIEM
3 25 (22.12%) Security Testing
4 22 (19.47%) Incident Management
5 21 (18.58%) ITIL
6 20 (17.70%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (16.81%) Risk Management
8 15 (13.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (11.50%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.62%) Service Delivery
11 11 (9.73%) Network Architecture
11 11 (9.73%) Trend Analysis
12 9 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.96%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (7.96%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (7.08%) Project Management
14 7 (6.19%) Data Protection
14 7 (6.19%) Cyber Security
15 6 (5.31%) Line Management
15 6 (5.31%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (32.74%) CISSP
2 33 (29.20%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (27.43%) CCNP
4 29 (25.66%) GIAC
5 28 (24.78%) CEH
6 17 (15.04%) CCSA
6 17 (15.04%) CISM
7 14 (12.39%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (9.73%) CCSP
9 8 (7.08%) CCNA
10 6 (5.31%) Degree
10 6 (5.31%) CISA
11 3 (2.65%) SSCP
12 2 (1.77%) MCP
12 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.88%) GCIH
13 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.88%) MCSE
13 1 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (32.74%) PCI DSS
2 34 (30.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (10.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 10 (8.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (8.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) Snort
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (35.40%) Cisco
2 17 (15.04%) CheckPoint
3 13 (11.50%) Symantec
4 10 (8.85%) Qualys
5 9 (7.96%) Juniper
5 9 (7.96%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.08%) F5
6 8 (7.08%) Fortinet
6 8 (7.08%) McAfee
7 7 (6.19%) ScanSafe
8 6 (5.31%) Sourcefire
8 6 (5.31%) Clearswift
9 5 (4.42%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.65%) Blue Coat
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Fruition IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago