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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 159 159 168
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 36 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.77% 0.92% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.95% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 12
Average salary £42,000 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.24% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
4557 4817 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.18% 96.55% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3933 2915
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 +7 26 £43,500 +2.35%
Bradford -11 7 £41,500 +38.33% 2
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Halifax +5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 59 (47.58%) Information Security
2 49 (39.52%) Firewall
3 45 (36.29%) Cisco
4 43 (34.68%) CISSP
4 43 (34.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (33.87%) Network Security
6 39 (31.45%) PCI DSS
7 38 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (29.03%) CCNP
9 34 (27.42%) GIAC
9 34 (27.42%) CEH
10 32 (25.81%) SIEM
11 26 (20.97%) ITIL
12 25 (20.16%) Windows
12 25 (20.16%) Security Testing
12 25 (20.16%) Incident Management
13 21 (16.94%) CCSA
13 21 (16.94%) Management Information System
13 21 (16.94%) Risk Management
13 21 (16.94%) CISM
14 20 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
15 19 (15.32%) LAN
15 19 (15.32%) WAN
16 17 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (12.90%) CheckPoint
17 16 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
18 13 (10.48%) Network Architecture
18 13 (10.48%) Trend Analysis
18 13 (10.48%) CCSP

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 49 (39.52%) Firewall
2 42 (33.87%) Network Security
3 19 (15.32%) LAN
3 19 (15.32%) WAN
4 12 (9.68%) MPLS
5 11 (8.87%) Wireless
6 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.26%) SSL
7 9 (7.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.65%) IPsec
8 7 (5.65%) VPN
9 4 (3.23%) DNS
10 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.61%) Internet
11 2 (1.61%) HTTP
12 1 (0.81%) Broadband
12 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.81%) Moq
1 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (6.45%) Retail
2 7 (5.65%) Finance
3 3 (2.42%) Games
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.81%) WinForms
2 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.87%) Cryptography
3 7 (5.65%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.65%) NHS
4 5 (4.03%) SecurID
5 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) UNIX
3 6 (4.84%) Linux
4 3 (2.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (47.58%) Information Security
2 32 (25.81%) SIEM
3 26 (20.97%) ITIL
4 25 (20.16%) Incident Management
4 25 (20.16%) Security Testing
5 21 (16.94%) Risk Management
6 20 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (10.48%) Network Architecture
8 13 (10.48%) Trend Analysis
8 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.06%) Project Management
11 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.26%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (7.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (5.65%) Data Protection
12 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (4.84%) Information Security Management
13 6 (4.84%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (34.68%) CISSP
2 38 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (29.03%) CCNP
4 34 (27.42%) GIAC
4 34 (27.42%) CEH
5 21 (16.94%) CCSA
5 21 (16.94%) CISM
6 17 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (10.48%) CCSP
8 8 (6.45%) CCNA
9 7 (5.65%) Degree
10 4 (3.23%) SSCP
10 4 (3.23%) CISA
11 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.61%) MCP
11 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.61%) GCIH
12 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (34.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (31.45%) PCI DSS
3 12 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 8 (6.45%) SLA
4 8 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Snort
3 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (36.29%) Cisco
2 16 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 11 (8.87%) Symantec
4 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.45%) McAfee
5 8 (6.45%) Qualys
6 7 (5.65%) ScanSafe
6 7 (5.65%) Juniper
7 6 (4.84%) Clearswift
8 5 (4.03%) Fortinet
8 5 (4.03%) F5
8 5 (4.03%) ArcSight
9 4 (3.23%) Sourcefire
10 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.81%) VMware
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Netsource
Posted: 6 days ago