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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 130 174 156
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 85 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 0.27% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.28% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 67 5 23
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
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
4823 3534 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.77% 94.87% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3761 2826 3109
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +38 74 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Bradford -8 8 £35,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £47,500 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 66 (47.83%) Cisco
2 64 (46.38%) Network Security
3 58 (42.03%) Information Security
4 46 (33.33%) Windows
4 46 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 41 (29.71%) Finance
6 40 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
8 36 (26.09%) ITIL
8 36 (26.09%) CCSA
9 34 (24.64%) Firewall
10 32 (23.19%) CCNP
10 32 (23.19%) CheckPoint
11 31 (22.46%) CISSP
12 30 (21.74%) SIEM
13 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP
13 28 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 26 (18.84%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (18.84%) Penetration Testing
15 25 (18.12%) VoIP
15 25 (18.12%) Internet
15 25 (18.12%) IP Telephony
16 24 (17.39%) Data Protection
17 23 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
18 21 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
18 21 (15.22%) Problem Management
19 20 (14.49%) Management Information System
19 20 (14.49%) PCI DSS
20 19 (13.77%) MPLS
21 16 (11.59%) DNS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 64 (46.38%) Network Security
2 34 (24.64%) Firewall
3 28 (20.29%) TCP/IP
4 25 (18.12%) VoIP
4 25 (18.12%) Internet
4 25 (18.12%) IP Telephony
5 21 (15.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (13.77%) MPLS
7 16 (11.59%) DNS
8 6 (4.35%) WAN
8 6 (4.35%) LAN
9 3 (2.17%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.17%) SNMP
9 3 (2.17%) HTTPS
9 3 (2.17%) SSL
10 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Metasploit
General
1 41 (29.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Retail
3 4 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.90%) .NET
2 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.17%) WinForms
2 3 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.42%) iPhone
2 13 (9.42%) iPad
3 9 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.62%) PKI
5 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (5.07%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.17%) UNIX
3 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.17%) Linux
4 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.03%) Information Security
2 36 (26.09%) ITIL
3 30 (21.74%) SIEM
4 26 (18.84%) Penetration Testing
5 24 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 23 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 21 (15.22%) Problem Management
8 14 (10.14%) Incident Management
9 12 (8.70%) Project Management
10 10 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (5.80%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (5.80%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (5.07%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.35%) Security Testing
13 6 (4.35%) Network Architecture
13 6 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
13 6 (4.35%) Risk Management
14 5 (3.62%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 4 (2.90%) Information Security Management
Qualifications
1 40 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (26.09%) CCSA
3 32 (23.19%) CCNP
4 31 (22.46%) CISSP
5 26 (18.84%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (11.59%) Degree
7 12 (8.70%) SSCP
7 12 (8.70%) CEH
8 9 (6.52%) Security+ Certification
8 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (5.80%) CCNA
9 8 (5.80%) GIAC
9 8 (5.80%) CISM
10 7 (5.07%) MCSE
11 6 (4.35%) CCSP
12 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.45%) MCP
14 1 (0.72%) Check Point Certification
14 1 (0.72%) OSCP
14 1 (0.72%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (14.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (5.07%) Nessus
2 3 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 66 (47.83%) Cisco
2 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
3 32 (23.19%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.80%) McAfee
5 7 (5.07%) Symantec
6 3 (2.17%) Juniper
6 3 (2.17%) Altiris
6 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.17%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.17%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.72%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) Websense
7 1 (0.72%) Clearswift
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago