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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 161 145 157
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 45 65 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 1.33% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 62 7
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4532 4720 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.67% 96.48% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3634 3682 2668
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 39 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Bradford -23 1 £33,000 -5.71%
Castleford - 1 £42,500 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (55.56%) Firewall
2 34 (47.22%) Information Security
3 33 (45.83%) PCI DSS
4 31 (43.06%) CISSP
5 27 (37.50%) SIEM
5 27 (37.50%) Security Testing
6 24 (33.33%) Windows
7 22 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (25.00%) GIAC
9 17 (23.61%) CISM
10 13 (18.06%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (16.67%) CISA
12 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (15.28%) CCNP
12 11 (15.28%) UNIX
12 11 (15.28%) Cisco
13 10 (13.89%) SSL
13 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
13 10 (13.89%) Cryptography
13 10 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
14 9 (12.50%) CEH
14 9 (12.50%) Degree
14 9 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 9 (12.50%) Finance
14 9 (12.50%) Back Office
14 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.50%) Linux
15 8 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (11.11%) Wireless

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (55.56%) Firewall
2 10 (13.89%) SSL
3 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.11%) Wireless
4 8 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (11.11%) Network Security
5 4 (5.56%) MPLS
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.78%) DMZ
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
1 9 (12.50%) Back Office
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) SecurID
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) UNIX
3 9 (12.50%) Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Information Security
2 27 (37.50%) SIEM
2 27 (37.50%) Security Testing
3 13 (18.06%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 10 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.72%) Cyber Security
8 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
8 7 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) ITIL
9 6 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (6.94%) Change Management
10 5 (6.94%) Operations Management
10 5 (6.94%) Coaching
11 3 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (43.06%) CISSP
2 18 (25.00%) GIAC
3 17 (23.61%) CISM
4 12 (16.67%) CISA
5 11 (15.28%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (15.28%) CCNP
6 9 (12.50%) CEH
6 9 (12.50%) Degree
7 6 (8.33%) CCSA
8 5 (6.94%) CCNA
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.17%) CISMP
9 3 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (4.17%) SSCP
10 2 (2.78%) CCSP
11 1 (1.39%) GCIH
11 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (45.83%) PCI DSS
2 22 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (6.94%) SLA
5 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Cisco
2 8 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 8 (11.11%) F5
2 8 (11.11%) Qualys
3 7 (9.72%) Juniper
3 7 (9.72%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.94%) Symantec
4 5 (6.94%) Sourcefire
5 4 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.78%) Hyland
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago