The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 156 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 103 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.53% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 100 16 25
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 £32,400 £32,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
7032 5047 5534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 3979 4544
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Analyst Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Analyst across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Security Analyst Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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 Security Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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 +15 65 £40,000 +23.07% 9
North Yorkshire +17 36 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (60.38%) Cisco
2 70 (44.03%) Network Security
3 68 (42.77%) CheckPoint
4 57 (35.85%) Information Security
5 51 (32.08%) Windows
5 51 (32.08%) Active Directory
6 47 (29.56%) Firewall
7 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
7 45 (28.30%) Finance
8 43 (27.04%) Microsoft
9 39 (24.53%) VoIP
9 39 (24.53%) IP Telephony
10 35 (22.01%) DNS
10 35 (22.01%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (20.13%) ITIL
11 32 (20.13%) SIEM
12 31 (19.50%) CCSA
13 29 (18.24%) Penetration Testing
14 27 (16.98%) CISSP
15 25 (15.72%) Internet
15 25 (15.72%) Ethical Hacking
16 24 (15.09%) Data Protection
17 23 (14.47%) CCNP
18 22 (13.84%) Intrusion Detection
19 21 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 21 (13.21%) Problem Management
20 20 (12.58%) MPLS
20 20 (12.58%) SSCP
21 19 (11.95%) ITIL Certification
22 18 (11.32%) PCI DSS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (1.26%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 70 (44.03%) Network Security
2 47 (29.56%) Firewall
3 45 (28.30%) TCP/IP
4 39 (24.53%) VoIP
4 39 (24.53%) IP Telephony
5 35 (22.01%) DNS
6 25 (15.72%) Internet
7 22 (13.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 20 (12.58%) MPLS
9 15 (9.43%) DHCP
10 9 (5.66%) SSL
11 6 (3.77%) HTTPS
12 5 (3.14%) LAN
12 5 (3.14%) WAN
12 5 (3.14%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.52%) ADSL
13 4 (2.52%) Broadband
13 4 (2.52%) VPN
14 3 (1.89%) IPsec
15 2 (1.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.26%) Hadoop
General
1 45 (28.30%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Legal
2 8 (5.03%) Banking
3 4 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.26%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) .NET
2 3 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.89%) WinForms
2 3 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.18%) iPhone
2 13 (8.18%) iPad
3 5 (3.14%) PKI
4 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.08%) Windows
2 7 (4.40%) Windows 7
3 5 (3.14%) UNIX
4 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.85%) Information Security
2 32 (20.13%) ITIL
2 32 (20.13%) SIEM
3 29 (18.24%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (15.72%) Ethical Hacking
5 24 (15.09%) Data Protection
6 21 (13.21%) Problem Management
7 10 (6.29%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (5.66%) Security Testing
8 9 (5.66%) Project Management
9 8 (5.03%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (4.40%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 4 (2.52%) Network Architecture
12 4 (2.52%) Trend Analysis
13 3 (1.89%) Information Governance
13 3 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (1.89%) OWASP
13 3 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (22.01%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (19.50%) CCSA
3 27 (16.98%) CISSP
4 23 (14.47%) CCNP
5 20 (12.58%) SSCP
6 19 (11.95%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (10.06%) Degree
8 12 (7.55%) Security+ Certification
8 12 (7.55%) CCNA
9 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (4.40%) MCSE
10 7 (4.40%) CEH
11 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.52%) GCIA
12 4 (2.52%) GCIH
12 4 (2.52%) CCSP
12 4 (2.52%) MCP
13 3 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (1.89%) GIAC
14 1 (0.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (11.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (32.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Nessus
2 4 (2.52%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.26%) WSUS
4 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 96 (60.38%) Cisco
2 68 (42.77%) CheckPoint
3 43 (27.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.43%) McAfee
5 14 (8.81%) Symantec
6 6 (3.77%) Juniper
7 4 (2.52%) Websense
7 4 (2.52%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.26%) ScanSafe
8 2 (1.26%) VMware
8 2 (1.26%) Altiris
8 2 (1.26%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.26%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.26%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.26%) IBM
8 2 (1.26%) HP
8 2 (1.26%) Dell
9 1 (0.63%) Citrix
9 1 (0.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
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Posted: 49 minutes ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 27 days ago