The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Analyst
Rank 236 211 210
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 15 35 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.49% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.51% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
IT Security Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6620 6832 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.63% 96.42% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 5443 3928
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the Yorkshire region.

IT Security Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

IT Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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
West Yorkshire -21 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (80.00%) SIEM
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) Security Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 11 (55.00%) Cryptography
6 10 (50.00%) SSL
6 10 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (45.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (45.00%) Wireless
8 8 (40.00%) Back Office
9 6 (30.00%) Information Security
10 5 (25.00%) CISSP
11 4 (20.00%) CEH
11 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (15.00%) Web Development
12 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
12 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
12 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
12 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (15.00%) CCNP
12 3 (15.00%) CCNA
12 3 (15.00%) HP
12 3 (15.00%) HTTP
12 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) LAN
12 3 (15.00%) WAN
12 3 (15.00%) SMTP
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.00%) Security Management

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Security Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) SSL
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) SMTP
4 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) DMZ
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (40.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) SIEM
2 13 (65.00%) Security Testing
3 10 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (45.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (30.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Security Management
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Malware Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) CEH
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) CISA
5 1 (5.00%) CISM
5 1 (5.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) HP
1 3 (15.00%) Tripwire
1 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Hyland
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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