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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 140 156 146
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 69 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 0.44% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.47% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 63 7 22
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
4811 3399 3628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3753 2675 3021
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +15 57 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Bradford - 10 £35,000 -
Wakefield -5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 61 (49.19%) Cisco
2 54 (43.55%) Information Security
2 54 (43.55%) Network Security
3 47 (37.90%) Windows
4 46 (37.10%) Active Directory
5 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
6 41 (33.06%) Finance
7 38 (30.65%) Firewall
8 37 (29.84%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (26.61%) CheckPoint
9 33 (26.61%) ITIL
9 33 (26.61%) CCSA
10 32 (25.81%) SIEM
11 28 (22.58%) CISSP
12 26 (20.97%) CCNP
12 26 (20.97%) TCP/IP
12 26 (20.97%) Penetration Testing
13 25 (20.16%) Ethical Hacking
13 25 (20.16%) Internet
14 24 (19.35%) Data Protection
15 22 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
16 21 (16.94%) Problem Management
16 21 (16.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 21 (16.94%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (16.13%) MPLS
17 20 (16.13%) VoIP
17 20 (16.13%) IP Telephony
18 19 (15.32%) DNS
19 18 (14.52%) SSCP
20 17 (13.71%) Management Information System

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 54 (43.55%) Network Security
2 38 (30.65%) Firewall
3 26 (20.97%) TCP/IP
4 25 (20.16%) Internet
5 22 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 20 (16.13%) IP Telephony
6 20 (16.13%) MPLS
6 20 (16.13%) VoIP
7 19 (15.32%) DNS
8 6 (4.84%) HTTPS
8 6 (4.84%) SSL
8 6 (4.84%) WAN
8 6 (4.84%) LAN
9 5 (4.03%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.61%) SNMP
11 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
General
1 41 (33.06%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Banking
3 7 (5.65%) Legal
4 4 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.42%) WinForms
2 3 (2.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.48%) iPhone
2 13 (10.48%) iPad
3 5 (4.03%) PKI
4 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (37.90%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.03%) UNIX
4 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.42%) Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.55%) Information Security
2 33 (26.61%) ITIL
3 32 (25.81%) SIEM
4 26 (20.97%) Penetration Testing
5 25 (20.16%) Ethical Hacking
6 24 (19.35%) Data Protection
7 21 (16.94%) Problem Management
8 10 (8.06%) Incident Management
8 10 (8.06%) Project Management
8 10 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (4.84%) Security Testing
11 5 (4.03%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.03%) Trend Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (3.23%) Risk Management
13 3 (2.42%) Cyber Security
13 3 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (2.42%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.84%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (26.61%) CCSA
3 28 (22.58%) CISSP
4 26 (20.97%) CCNP
5 21 (16.94%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (14.52%) SSCP
7 16 (12.90%) Degree
8 11 (8.87%) CCNA
9 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (8.06%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (7.26%) CEH
11 7 (5.65%) MCSE
12 5 (4.03%) CCSP
12 5 (4.03%) GIAC
12 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
13 4 (3.23%) GCIA
13 4 (3.23%) GCIH
14 3 (2.42%) CISM
14 3 (2.42%) MCP
15 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (12.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (37.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) Nessus
2 2 (1.61%) WSUS
3 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 61 (49.19%) Cisco
2 42 (33.87%) Microsoft
3 33 (26.61%) CheckPoint
4 14 (11.29%) McAfee
5 13 (10.48%) Symantec
6 6 (4.84%) Juniper
7 4 (3.23%) Websense
7 4 (3.23%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.61%) ScanSafe
8 2 (1.61%) Altiris
8 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.61%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.61%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.61%) IBM
8 2 (1.61%) HP
8 2 (1.61%) Dell
9 1 (0.81%) Citrix
9 1 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.81%) Infoblox
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