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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 200 158 193
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 57 110 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.50% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.56% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 104 18
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
6548 7070 5011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.07% 96.33% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5387 5571 3951
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 £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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 -18 44 £37,750 -5.62% 3
South Yorkshire - 10 £51,000 - 1
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 55 (57.29%) Information Security
2 47 (48.96%) Firewall
3 46 (47.92%) PCI DSS
4 45 (46.88%) CISSP
5 42 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 38 (39.58%) SIEM
7 31 (32.29%) Security Testing
8 28 (29.17%) Windows
9 23 (23.96%) CISM
10 21 (21.88%) UNIX
11 20 (20.83%) CISA
12 19 (19.79%) Linux
12 19 (19.79%) Finance
13 18 (18.75%) GIAC
13 18 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (17.71%) Risk Management
15 16 (16.67%) Cisco
15 16 (16.67%) CCNP
15 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
16 15 (15.63%) CEH
16 15 (15.63%) Network Security
17 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Management
18 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
18 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (13.54%) SSL
18 13 (13.54%) CheckPoint
19 12 (12.50%) Cyber Security
20 11 (11.46%) CCNA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (3.13%) IIS
1 3 (3.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 47 (48.96%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 15 (15.63%) Network Security
4 13 (13.54%) SSL
5 10 (10.42%) Wireless
6 9 (9.38%) Internet
7 8 (8.33%) WAN
8 7 (7.29%) MPLS
9 6 (6.25%) LAN
9 6 (6.25%) VoIP
10 5 (5.21%) SNMP
11 4 (4.17%) MRTG
12 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.13%) NetScaler
12 3 (3.13%) SMTP
12 3 (3.13%) HTTP
12 3 (3.13%) IPsec
13 2 (2.08%) IPv6
13 2 (2.08%) DMZ
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Back Office
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Cryptography
1 10 (10.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) SecurID
5 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Windows
2 21 (21.88%) UNIX
3 19 (19.79%) Linux
4 11 (11.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (57.29%) Information Security
2 38 (39.58%) SIEM
3 31 (32.29%) Security Testing
4 17 (17.71%) Risk Management
5 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.54%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (12.50%) Cyber Security
8 10 (10.42%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (8.33%) ITIL
10 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
12 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.25%) Web Development
12 6 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
13 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) CISSP
2 23 (23.96%) CISM
3 20 (20.83%) CISA
4 18 (18.75%) GIAC
5 16 (16.67%) CCNP
5 16 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (15.63%) CEH
7 11 (11.46%) CCNA
8 9 (9.38%) Degree
9 7 (7.29%) CISMP
10 5 (5.21%) CCSA
10 5 (5.21%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.13%) SSCP
11 3 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (2.08%) CRISC
13 1 (1.04%) GCIH
13 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.04%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (47.92%) PCI DSS
2 42 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.33%) SLA
3 8 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) OpenView
2 4 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (16.67%) Cisco
2 13 (13.54%) CheckPoint
3 11 (11.46%) HP
4 10 (10.42%) Fortinet
4 10 (10.42%) ArcSight
5 9 (9.38%) F5
6 8 (8.33%) Qualys
7 7 (7.29%) Juniper
8 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.25%) Tripwire
9 5 (5.21%) Sourcefire
9 5 (5.21%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
9 5 (5.21%) Symantec
10 3 (3.13%) Websense
10 3 (3.13%) Citrix
10 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.08%) Hyland
11 2 (2.08%) Splunk
12 1 (1.04%) Nokia
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago