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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 118 158 157
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 89 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.88% 0.99% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 80 29 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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
4596 4130 3882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.27% 95.23% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3794 3249 3279
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 £25,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +46 80 £45,000 - 6
Halifax - 7 £45,000 - 2
Bradford -5 1 £37,500 -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 96 (55.49%) Cisco
1 96 (55.49%) Network Security
2 68 (39.31%) Information Security
3 67 (38.73%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (36.99%) CCNP
5 54 (31.21%) ITIL
5 54 (31.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 51 (29.48%) CISSP
6 51 (29.48%) Firewall
7 49 (28.32%) CCSA
8 46 (26.59%) ITIL Certification
9 45 (26.01%) CEH
10 42 (24.28%) GIAC
11 36 (20.81%) PCI DSS
12 35 (20.23%) Incident Management
13 33 (19.08%) CheckPoint
14 31 (17.92%) Management Information System
15 30 (17.34%) MPLS
16 29 (16.76%) CISM
17 27 (15.61%) TCP/IP
17 27 (15.61%) VoIP
18 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
18 25 (14.45%) Project Management
18 25 (14.45%) IP Telephony
19 22 (12.72%) SIEM
20 20 (11.56%) WAN
20 20 (11.56%) LAN
21 19 (10.98%) Penetration Testing
21 19 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
22 18 (10.40%) Mentoring

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS Office
1 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 96 (55.49%) Network Security
2 51 (29.48%) Firewall
3 30 (17.34%) MPLS
4 27 (15.61%) VoIP
4 27 (15.61%) TCP/IP
5 25 (14.45%) IP Telephony
6 20 (11.56%) WAN
6 20 (11.56%) LAN
7 9 (5.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (4.05%) VPN
8 7 (4.05%) Wireless
9 5 (2.89%) IPsec
9 5 (2.89%) SSL
10 4 (2.31%) DNS
10 4 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.73%) SNMP
12 2 (1.16%) HTTP
12 2 (1.16%) DMZ
12 2 (1.16%) Internet
12 2 (1.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (5.78%) Retail
2 4 (2.31%) Finance
3 2 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) .NET
1 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.16%) WinForms
1 2 (1.16%) WPF
2 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.92%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.62%) NHS
3 8 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.89%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.36%) Windows
2 3 (1.73%) UNIX
3 2 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.31%) Information Security
2 54 (31.21%) ITIL
3 35 (20.23%) Incident Management
4 25 (14.45%) Project Management
4 25 (14.45%) Risk Management
5 22 (12.72%) SIEM
6 19 (10.98%) Penetration Testing
7 18 (10.40%) Security Testing
7 18 (10.40%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.67%) E-Commerce
9 14 (8.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (6.94%) Network Architecture
10 12 (6.94%) Trend Analysis
11 9 (5.20%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.62%) ISMS
12 8 (4.62%) Information Security Management
12 8 (4.62%) Security Management
13 7 (4.05%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.05%) B2C
13 7 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 67 (38.73%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (36.99%) CCNP
3 51 (29.48%) CISSP
4 49 (28.32%) CCSA
5 46 (26.59%) ITIL Certification
6 45 (26.01%) CEH
7 42 (24.28%) GIAC
8 29 (16.76%) CISM
9 14 (8.09%) CCSP
10 7 (4.05%) CCNA
11 5 (2.89%) Degree
12 4 (2.31%) SSCP
13 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.16%) MCP
14 2 (1.16%) MCSE
14 2 (1.16%) GCIH
14 2 (1.16%) OSCP
15 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.58%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (31.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (20.81%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (2.89%) SLA
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) Snort
2 2 (1.16%) Nmap
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Nessus
2 5 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.31%) WSUS
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (55.49%) Cisco
2 33 (19.08%) CheckPoint
3 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.62%) ScanSafe
5 6 (3.47%) Symantec
5 6 (3.47%) McAfee
6 4 (2.31%) Clearswift
7 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 3 (1.73%) Altiris
7 3 (1.73%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.16%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (0.58%) NetApp
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) LANDesk
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Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £34,318 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + shift allowance + full benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 21 days ago