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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Analyst
Rank 261 226 212
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.026% 0.018% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.018% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -18.75%
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
7303 5430 5612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.56% 95.46% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5850 4327 4648
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
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 31 October 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
West Yorkshire -20 2 £50,000 +81.81%
IT Security Analyst
England

IT Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Finance
4 24 (63.16%) Information Security
5 20 (52.63%) Internet
6 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (39.47%) Firewall
9 14 (36.84%) SIEM
10 12 (31.58%) CISSP
10 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
10 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
10 12 (31.58%) PCI DSS
10 12 (31.58%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (28.95%) iPad
11 11 (28.95%) iPhone
11 11 (28.95%) DNS
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (18.42%) MS Office
13 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
13 7 (18.42%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (18.42%) Banking
14 6 (15.79%) Degree
15 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
15 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
16 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
17 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification

IT Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (52.63%) Internet
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
6 2 (5.26%) DMZ
6 2 (5.26%) MPLS
6 2 (5.26%) BGP
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 27 (71.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) iPhone
1 11 (28.95%) iPad
2 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Information Security
2 18 (47.37%) Penetration Testing
3 14 (36.84%) SIEM
4 12 (31.58%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (31.58%) Data Protection
4 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
5 9 (23.68%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (18.42%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (5.26%) Line Management
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (5.26%) Content Management
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
3 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) SSCP
5 3 (7.89%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) CCSP
6 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (31.58%) PCI DSS
2 11 (28.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Infoblox
3 1 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent