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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Analyst
Rank 133 193 181
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 130 29 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.57% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 112 23 35
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
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
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 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
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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 +41 86 £40,000 +23.07% 5
North Yorkshire +15 42 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 119 (61.66%) Cisco
2 97 (50.26%) Network Security
3 80 (41.45%) CheckPoint
4 65 (33.68%) Information Security
5 61 (31.61%) TCP/IP
6 58 (30.05%) VoIP
6 58 (30.05%) IP Telephony
7 53 (27.46%) Active Directory
8 52 (26.94%) Windows
9 47 (24.35%) Finance
10 45 (23.32%) Firewall
11 40 (20.73%) Cisco Certification
12 37 (19.17%) ITIL
12 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
13 36 (18.65%) CCSA
14 32 (16.58%) CCNP
14 32 (16.58%) DNS
14 32 (16.58%) CISSP
15 30 (15.54%) Penetration Testing
15 30 (15.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 30 (15.54%) SIEM
16 26 (13.47%) PCI DSS
16 26 (13.47%) ITIL Certification
17 25 (12.95%) Internet
18 24 (12.44%) Data Protection
19 23 (11.92%) Ethical Hacking
20 21 (10.88%) Problem Management
20 21 (10.88%) Intrusion Detection
21 20 (10.36%) Management Information System
22 19 (9.84%) MPLS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 97 (50.26%) Network Security
2 61 (31.61%) TCP/IP
3 58 (30.05%) VoIP
3 58 (30.05%) IP Telephony
4 45 (23.32%) Firewall
5 32 (16.58%) DNS
6 25 (12.95%) Internet
7 21 (10.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 19 (9.84%) MPLS
9 15 (7.77%) DHCP
10 7 (3.63%) SSL
11 6 (3.11%) LAN
11 6 (3.11%) WAN
12 5 (2.59%) ADSL
12 5 (2.59%) Broadband
12 5 (2.59%) VPN
13 4 (2.07%) IPsec
14 3 (1.55%) Wireshark
14 3 (1.55%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Metasploit
General
1 47 (24.35%) Finance
2 8 (4.15%) Banking
3 4 (2.07%) Retail
3 4 (2.07%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) .NET
1 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
1 3 (1.55%) WinForms
1 3 (1.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.74%) iPhone
2 13 (6.74%) iPad
3 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.59%) PKI
5 3 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.94%) Windows
2 7 (3.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.55%) UNIX
3 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.55%) Linux
4 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.68%) Information Security
2 37 (19.17%) ITIL
3 30 (15.54%) Penetration Testing
3 30 (15.54%) SIEM
4 24 (12.44%) Data Protection
5 23 (11.92%) Ethical Hacking
6 21 (10.88%) Problem Management
7 14 (7.25%) Incident Management
8 13 (6.74%) Project Management
9 11 (5.70%) Security Testing
10 10 (5.18%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (4.66%) Mobile Device Management
12 8 (4.15%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (3.63%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.11%) Network Architecture
14 6 (3.11%) Trend Analysis
14 6 (3.11%) Risk Management
15 5 (2.59%) Business Continuity
15 5 (2.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 5 (2.59%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 40 (20.73%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (18.65%) CCSA
3 32 (16.58%) CISSP
3 32 (16.58%) CCNP
4 26 (13.47%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (8.29%) Degree
6 13 (6.74%) SSCP
7 12 (6.22%) CEH
8 10 (5.18%) Security+ Certification
9 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (4.15%) CCNA
10 8 (4.15%) GIAC
10 8 (4.15%) CISM
11 7 (3.63%) MCSE
12 6 (3.11%) CCSP
13 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.04%) MCP
15 1 (0.52%) Check Point Certification
15 1 (0.52%) OSCP
15 1 (0.52%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (13.47%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (27.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) Nessus
2 5 (2.59%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.55%) WSUS
4 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 119 (61.66%) Cisco
2 80 (41.45%) CheckPoint
3 37 (19.17%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.15%) McAfee
5 7 (3.63%) Symantec
6 3 (1.55%) Juniper
6 3 (1.55%) VMware
6 3 (1.55%) Altiris
6 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.55%) ArcSight
6 3 (1.55%) ScanSafe
7 1 (0.52%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Websense
7 1 (0.52%) Clearswift
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
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