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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 207 215 204
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 46 48 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.65% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 15
Average salary £41,500 £34,409 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.60% +5.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
6848 7078 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.26% 95.95% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5500 5617 4346
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(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 -6 36 £42,000 +27.27% 4
North Yorkshire +12 7 £35,500 -23.24%
South Yorkshire -6 3 £50,000 +44.92%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 70 (47.62%) Firewall
2 65 (44.22%) Cisco
3 62 (42.18%) Information Security
4 55 (37.41%) Network Security
5 48 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 43 (29.25%) CISSP
7 41 (27.89%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (27.89%) PCI DSS
8 39 (26.53%) CCNP
9 34 (23.13%) CEH
9 34 (23.13%) GIAC
10 33 (22.45%) CheckPoint
10 33 (22.45%) SIEM
11 29 (19.73%) ITIL
12 27 (18.37%) Incident Management
13 25 (17.01%) Security Testing
13 25 (17.01%) Management Information System
13 25 (17.01%) Windows
14 24 (16.33%) CCSA
15 23 (15.65%) Risk Management
15 23 (15.65%) WAN
16 22 (14.97%) Penetration Testing
17 21 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 21 (14.29%) LAN
18 20 (13.61%) CISM
19 19 (12.93%) ITIL Certification
20 18 (12.24%) UNIX
21 16 (10.88%) MPLS
22 15 (10.20%) Juniper
22 15 (10.20%) SSL

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (2.04%) IIS
1 3 (2.04%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 70 (47.62%) Firewall
2 55 (37.41%) Network Security
3 23 (15.65%) WAN
4 21 (14.29%) LAN
5 16 (10.88%) MPLS
6 15 (10.20%) SSL
7 13 (8.84%) TCP/IP
7 13 (8.84%) DNS
7 13 (8.84%) Wireless
7 13 (8.84%) IPsec
8 11 (7.48%) VPN
9 9 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (6.12%) VoIP
10 8 (5.44%) DHCP
11 7 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (3.40%) Internet
12 5 (3.40%) SNMP
13 4 (2.72%) Broadband
13 4 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.72%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.68%) Moq
1 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (6.80%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.68%) WPF
2 1 (0.68%) WinForms
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.48%) Cryptography
3 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.76%) NHS
5 5 (3.40%) SecurID
6 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.36%) Open Source
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.01%) Windows
2 18 (12.24%) UNIX
3 12 (8.16%) Linux
4 9 (6.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.18%) Information Security
2 33 (22.45%) SIEM
3 29 (19.73%) ITIL
4 27 (18.37%) Incident Management
5 25 (17.01%) Security Testing
6 23 (15.65%) Risk Management
7 22 (14.97%) Penetration Testing
8 21 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
9 14 (9.52%) Network Architecture
9 14 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 12 (8.16%) Project Management
11 11 (7.48%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.80%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (6.80%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (6.12%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.76%) ISMS
14 7 (4.76%) Data Protection
14 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (4.76%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) Python
2 2 (1.36%) Java
2 2 (1.36%) Perl
2 2 (1.36%) PHP
2 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) CISSP
2 41 (27.89%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (26.53%) CCNP
4 34 (23.13%) CEH
4 34 (23.13%) GIAC
5 24 (16.33%) CCSA
6 20 (13.61%) CISM
7 19 (12.93%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (9.52%) CCSP
9 8 (5.44%) CCNA
10 6 (4.08%) Degree
11 5 (3.40%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (2.72%) SSCP
12 4 (2.72%) CISA
13 2 (1.36%) MCP
13 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.36%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (1.36%) GCIH
13 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (27.89%) PCI DSS
3 12 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 11 (7.48%) SLA
5 8 (5.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) Snort
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.40%) OpenView
3 4 (2.72%) SCOM
4 3 (2.04%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.36%) SCCM
6 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) Cisco
2 33 (22.45%) CheckPoint
3 15 (10.20%) Juniper
4 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.48%) Symantec
6 8 (5.44%) McAfee
6 8 (5.44%) Qualys
7 7 (4.76%) ScanSafe
7 7 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 6 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.08%) Clearswift
8 6 (4.08%) F5
9 5 (3.40%) ArcSight
9 5 (3.40%) SolarWinds
9 5 (3.40%) HP
10 4 (2.72%) VMware
10 4 (2.72%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.04%) Websense
11 3 (2.04%) Citrix
12 2 (1.36%) Blue Coat
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