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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 125 171 135
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 85 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.81% 0.84% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.88% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 75 28 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4565 4082 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.53% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3727 3232 3267
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 £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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 +43 79 £40,000 -8.57% 7
Halifax - 4 £43,750 - 1
Bradford -7 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 100 (58.14%) Cisco
1 100 (58.14%) Network Security
2 67 (38.95%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (35.47%) CCNP
3 61 (35.47%) Information Security
4 57 (33.14%) ITIL
5 51 (29.65%) CCSA
6 47 (27.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 46 (26.74%) ITIL Certification
8 44 (25.58%) CISSP
9 40 (23.26%) Firewall
10 37 (21.51%) CheckPoint
10 37 (21.51%) CEH
11 35 (20.35%) Incident Management
11 35 (20.35%) VoIP
12 34 (19.77%) TCP/IP
13 33 (19.19%) IP Telephony
13 33 (19.19%) GIAC
14 30 (17.44%) PCI DSS
14 30 (17.44%) MPLS
15 26 (15.12%) CISM
16 25 (14.53%) Management Information System
17 24 (13.95%) Project Management
18 22 (12.79%) Risk Management
18 22 (12.79%) SIEM
19 19 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (11.05%) Penetration Testing
20 18 (10.47%) LAN
20 18 (10.47%) WAN
20 18 (10.47%) Mentoring

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Applications
1 7 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 100 (58.14%) Network Security
2 40 (23.26%) Firewall
3 35 (20.35%) VoIP
4 34 (19.77%) TCP/IP
5 33 (19.19%) IP Telephony
6 30 (17.44%) MPLS
7 18 (10.47%) LAN
7 18 (10.47%) WAN
8 8 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (3.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.33%) VPN
10 4 (2.33%) DNS
11 3 (1.74%) SNMP
11 3 (1.74%) Wireless
11 3 (1.74%) Internet
12 2 (1.16%) BGP
12 2 (1.16%) IPsec
12 2 (1.16%) SSL
12 2 (1.16%) DMZ
12 2 (1.16%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (6.40%) Finance
1 11 (6.40%) Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.58%) Legal
2 1 (0.58%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.74%) .NET
1 3 (1.74%) ASP.NET
1 3 (1.74%) WinForms
1 3 (1.74%) WPF
2 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.65%) NHS
3 8 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.58%) iPhone
4 1 (0.58%) iPad
4 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) UNIX
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.47%) Information Security
2 57 (33.14%) ITIL
3 35 (20.35%) Incident Management
4 24 (13.95%) Project Management
5 22 (12.79%) Risk Management
5 22 (12.79%) SIEM
6 19 (11.05%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (10.47%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.30%) Data Protection
9 14 (8.14%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 11 (6.40%) Network Architecture
11 11 (6.40%) Trend Analysis
12 10 (5.81%) Security Testing
12 10 (5.81%) Ethical Hacking
13 8 (4.65%) Problem Management
14 7 (4.07%) ISMS
14 7 (4.07%) B2C
14 7 (4.07%) Information Security Management
14 7 (4.07%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 67 (38.95%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (35.47%) CCNP
3 51 (29.65%) CCSA
4 46 (26.74%) ITIL Certification
5 44 (25.58%) CISSP
6 37 (21.51%) CEH
7 33 (19.19%) GIAC
8 26 (15.12%) CISM
9 13 (7.56%) CCSP
10 8 (4.65%) CCNA
11 7 (4.07%) Degree
12 5 (2.91%) SSCP
13 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.74%) MCSE
15 2 (1.16%) MCP
15 2 (1.16%) Security+ Certification
15 2 (1.16%) GCIH
15 2 (1.16%) OSCP
16 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
16 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (27.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (17.44%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (2.33%) SLA
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Nmap
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Nessus
2 4 (2.33%) WSUS
3 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (58.14%) Cisco
2 37 (21.51%) CheckPoint
3 14 (8.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.91%) ScanSafe
5 4 (2.33%) Symantec
5 4 (2.33%) McAfee
6 3 (1.74%) VMware
6 3 (1.74%) Altiris
6 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.16%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.16%) Clearswift
8 1 (0.58%) Citrix
8 1 (0.58%) Juniper
8 1 (0.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.58%) NetApp
8 1 (0.58%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.58%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.58%) LANDesk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago