The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Security Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / Yorkshire
Rank 199 186 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 32 67 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 1.05% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.08% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 81
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.50%

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
5138 6195 7143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.72% 96.96% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5175 5885
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Security Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Security Analyst in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 27 £30,000 -32.58% 3
North Yorkshire -4 3 - -
South Yorkshire +13 2 - - 1
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (69.01%) Information Security
2 47 (66.20%) Firewall
3 36 (50.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (35.21%) CISSP
5 21 (29.58%) ITIL
5 21 (29.58%) SSCP
6 20 (28.17%) SIEM
7 19 (26.76%) Degree
8 18 (25.35%) CISM
8 18 (25.35%) PCI DSS
9 17 (23.94%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
9 17 (23.94%) Security+ Certification
10 16 (22.54%) CISA
11 15 (21.13%) Linux
11 15 (21.13%) Network Security
12 14 (19.72%) Security Operations
12 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (18.31%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (18.31%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (18.31%) CISMP
14 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
14 12 (16.90%) Internet
15 11 (15.49%) Cisco
15 11 (15.49%) Risk Assessment
16 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 9 (12.68%) CEH
17 9 (12.68%) Nessus
17 9 (12.68%) CCNA
18 8 (11.27%) Windows

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 47 (66.20%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) Network Security
3 12 (16.90%) Internet
3 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.63%) Wireless
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.63%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.63%) PKI
5 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.41%) iPad
7 1 (1.41%) iPhone
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (69.01%) Information Security
2 21 (29.58%) ITIL
3 20 (28.17%) SIEM
4 14 (19.72%) Security Operations
5 13 (18.31%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (18.31%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (15.49%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (9.86%) Security Management
9 6 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.45%) Security Testing
10 5 (7.04%) E-Discovery
11 4 (5.63%) Disk Encryption
11 4 (5.63%) Information Security Management
11 4 (5.63%) ISMS
11 4 (5.63%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.63%) Security Monitoring
11 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (4.23%) Service Management
12 3 (4.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) CISSP
2 21 (29.58%) SSCP
3 19 (26.76%) Degree
4 18 (25.35%) CISM
5 17 (23.94%) CompTIA Security+
5 17 (23.94%) Security+ Certification
6 16 (22.54%) CISA
7 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (18.31%) CISMP
9 9 (12.68%) CCNA
9 9 (12.68%) CEH
10 7 (9.86%) GIAC
11 4 (5.63%) SANS
12 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.82%) RHCE
13 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
14 1 (1.41%) CCNP
14 1 (1.41%) CSSLP
14 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (50.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (25.35%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.86%) SLA
4 5 (7.04%) ISO22301
4 5 (7.04%) ISO27002
4 5 (7.04%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Cisco
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Splunk
3 6 (8.45%) ArcSight
3 6 (8.45%) Forcepoint
4 5 (7.04%) LogRhythm
5 3 (4.23%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.23%) Qualys
5 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.23%) Tripwire
6 2 (2.82%) Juniper
6 2 (2.82%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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