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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 146 147 151
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 61 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.25% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.87% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 58 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4725 3331 3182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.96% 94.20% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 2602 2637
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 10 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 10 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 -21 43 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Bradford - 16 £30,750 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £30,000 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 55 (56.12%) Information Security
2 46 (46.94%) Cisco
3 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 42 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 42 (42.86%) Windows
5 39 (39.80%) Firewall
6 38 (38.78%) Finance
7 34 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
8 33 (33.67%) CCSA
9 31 (31.63%) Network Security
10 26 (26.53%) SIEM
10 26 (26.53%) CheckPoint
10 26 (26.53%) ITIL
11 25 (25.51%) Internet
12 23 (23.47%) Penetration Testing
12 23 (23.47%) SSCP
13 22 (22.45%) CISSP
14 21 (21.43%) McAfee
14 21 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
15 20 (20.41%) Symantec
16 19 (19.39%) CCNP
17 18 (18.37%) DNS
17 18 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
18 17 (17.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 17 (17.35%) Problem Management
18 17 (17.35%) Data Protection
18 17 (17.35%) MPLS
19 16 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
19 16 (16.33%) Degree
20 15 (15.31%) PCI DSS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.18%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (39.80%) Firewall
2 31 (31.63%) Network Security
3 25 (25.51%) Internet
4 18 (18.37%) DNS
4 18 (18.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (17.35%) MPLS
6 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.12%) VoIP
7 6 (6.12%) IP Telephony
8 5 (5.10%) HTTPS
8 5 (5.10%) SSL
9 4 (4.08%) WAN
9 4 (4.08%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.08%) LAN
10 1 (1.02%) SNMP
10 1 (1.02%) VPN
10 1 (1.02%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
General
1 38 (38.78%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Legal
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
1 13 (13.27%) iPhone
1 13 (13.27%) iPad
2 5 (5.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.08%) UNIX
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.04%) Linux
5 2 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.12%) Information Security
2 26 (26.53%) ITIL
2 26 (26.53%) SIEM
3 23 (23.47%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
5 17 (17.35%) Problem Management
5 17 (17.35%) Data Protection
6 8 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.06%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.06%) Cyber Security
9 3 (3.06%) Project Management
10 2 (2.04%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.04%) Information Security Management
10 2 (2.04%) Security Management
10 2 (2.04%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.04%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (33.67%) CCSA
3 23 (23.47%) SSCP
4 22 (22.45%) CISSP
5 19 (19.39%) CCNP
6 16 (16.33%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (16.33%) Degree
7 15 (15.31%) CCNA
8 12 (12.24%) Security+ Certification
9 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (7.14%) CEH
11 6 (6.12%) MCSE
12 5 (5.10%) MCP
12 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
13 4 (4.08%) GIAC
13 4 (4.08%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (3.06%) CCSP
14 3 (3.06%) GCIA
14 3 (3.06%) GCIH
15 2 (2.04%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (15.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 42 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Nessus
2 1 (1.02%) WSUS
2 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (46.94%) Cisco
2 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.53%) CheckPoint
4 21 (21.43%) McAfee
5 20 (20.41%) Symantec
6 5 (5.10%) Juniper
7 4 (4.08%) Websense
8 3 (3.06%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.04%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.04%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.04%) IBM
9 2 (2.04%) HP
9 2 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix
10 1 (1.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.02%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.02%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.02%) Altiris
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago