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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 152 132 161
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 56 91 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 1.89% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 48 82 28
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,950 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +3.41%
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
4227 4728 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.46% 97.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3889 3251
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -29 45 £45,000 +2.85% 5
Bradford -2 5 £36,000 -4.00%
Halifax -7 3 - -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 54 (56.84%) Information Security
2 43 (45.26%) Firewall
3 40 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 35 (36.84%) CISSP
5 33 (34.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 27 (28.42%) CISM
7 26 (27.37%) Cisco
8 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 25 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (26.32%) CCNA
9 24 (25.26%) High Availability
9 24 (25.26%) Network Security
10 23 (24.21%) LAN
10 23 (24.21%) WAN
11 20 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
11 20 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
11 20 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
11 20 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (21.05%) CISA
11 20 (21.05%) CCSP
11 20 (21.05%) CCNP
11 20 (21.05%) CheckPoint
12 19 (20.00%) GIAC
12 19 (20.00%) SIEM
13 18 (18.95%) Finance
14 17 (17.89%) Risk Management
15 16 (16.84%) Windows
16 13 (13.68%) SANS
16 13 (13.68%) Kalman Filter

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.11%) IIS
1 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (45.26%) Firewall
2 24 (25.26%) Network Security
3 23 (24.21%) LAN
3 23 (24.21%) WAN
4 20 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (11.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (4.21%) SAN
7 3 (3.16%) Internet
8 1 (1.05%) SSL
8 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (18.95%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
3 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.26%) Clustering
2 5 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.21%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.11%) Statistics
5 1 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.84%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Unix
3 4 (4.21%) Linux
4 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.84%) Information Security
2 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 24 (25.26%) High Availability
4 20 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 20 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
5 19 (20.00%) SIEM
6 17 (17.89%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.68%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (11.58%) ITIL
9 9 (9.47%) Security Testing
10 8 (8.42%) SABSA
10 8 (8.42%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (7.37%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (6.32%) Data Protection
13 5 (5.26%) Security Management
13 5 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 4 (4.21%) Process Improvement
14 4 (4.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 3 (3.16%) Anomaly Detection
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) CISSP
2 27 (28.42%) CISM
3 25 (26.32%) CCNA
3 25 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (21.05%) CCNP
4 20 (21.05%) CCSP
4 20 (21.05%) CISA
5 19 (20.00%) GIAC
6 13 (13.68%) SANS
7 10 (10.53%) CEH
8 8 (8.42%) ISSAP
8 8 (8.42%) SSCP
9 6 (6.32%) CISMP
9 6 (6.32%) Degree
10 4 (4.21%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (4.21%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (2.11%) MCSE
11 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 33 (34.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.26%) ISO22301
3 5 (5.26%) ISO27002
3 5 (5.26%) ISO27005
4 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Cisco
2 20 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
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