The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 164 157 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 26 53 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 1.19% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.23% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 74
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +1.12%

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
3489 4305 4841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.98% 96.74% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3051 3614 3954
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 25 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (62.71%) Information Security
2 36 (61.02%) Firewall
3 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (35.59%) CISSP
5 19 (32.20%) ITIL
5 19 (32.20%) SIEM
6 17 (28.81%) SSCP
7 16 (27.12%) Security+ Certification
7 16 (27.12%) CompTIA Security+
8 15 (25.42%) Network Security
9 14 (23.73%) Degree
9 14 (23.73%) CISM
9 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
10 13 (22.03%) CISMP
10 13 (22.03%) PCI DSS
10 13 (22.03%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (20.34%) CISA
11 12 (20.34%) Internet
12 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
13 10 (16.95%) Linux
14 9 (15.25%) CCNA
15 8 (13.56%) Windows
15 8 (13.56%) Cisco
15 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
15 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 7 (11.86%) Splunk
16 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Centre
16 7 (11.86%) SLA
16 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 36 (61.02%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) Network Security
3 12 (20.34%) Internet
4 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.78%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) DNS
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Information Security
2 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) SIEM
3 13 (22.03%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (18.64%) Security Operations
5 8 (13.56%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (8.47%) E-Discovery
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (6.78%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (6.78%) Security Management
7 4 (6.78%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.39%) Coaching
9 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
9 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) CISSP
2 17 (28.81%) SSCP
3 16 (27.12%) CompTIA Security+
3 16 (27.12%) Security+ Certification
4 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (23.73%) CISM
4 14 (23.73%) Degree
5 13 (22.03%) CISMP
6 12 (20.34%) CISA
7 9 (15.25%) CCNA
8 6 (10.17%) GIAC
9 5 (8.47%) CEH
10 2 (3.39%) RHCE
10 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.69%) CCNP
11 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (22.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (11.86%) SLA
4 5 (8.47%) ISO22301
4 5 (8.47%) ISO27002
4 5 (8.47%) ISO27005
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) Splunk
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
4 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.39%) Juniper
5 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago