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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 197 159 181
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 53 95 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 1.34% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 92 16
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +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
6668 6815 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5405 3916
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 38 £40,000 +14.28% 2
South Yorkshire - 10 £47,000 -
North Yorkshire -26 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (47.00%) Information Security
2 44 (44.00%) Firewall
3 40 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 38 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (38.00%) CISSP
5 35 (35.00%) SIEM
6 29 (29.00%) Security Testing
6 29 (29.00%) Windows
7 24 (24.00%) Cisco
8 23 (23.00%) Network Security
9 22 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (22.00%) CCNP
10 21 (21.00%) UNIX
11 20 (20.00%) CISM
12 17 (17.00%) CISA
12 17 (17.00%) GIAC
13 16 (16.00%) Finance
13 16 (16.00%) Linux
14 15 (15.00%) SSL
14 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP
14 15 (15.00%) Risk Management
14 15 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (15.00%) CEH
15 14 (14.00%) Intrusion Detection
15 14 (14.00%) CheckPoint
16 13 (13.00%) WAN
16 13 (13.00%) Cryptography
16 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
16 13 (13.00%) Wireless
16 13 (13.00%) CCSA

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.00%) IIS
1 3 (3.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.00%) Firewall
2 23 (23.00%) Network Security
3 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (15.00%) SSL
4 14 (14.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (13.00%) Wireless
5 13 (13.00%) WAN
6 11 (11.00%) LAN
7 9 (9.00%) MPLS
8 8 (8.00%) Internet
9 6 (6.00%) VoIP
10 5 (5.00%) SNMP
11 4 (4.00%) IPsec
11 4 (4.00%) MRTG
12 3 (3.00%) NetScaler
12 3 (3.00%) HTTP
12 3 (3.00%) SMTP
13 2 (2.00%) IPv6
13 2 (2.00%) DMZ
13 2 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (1.00%) Moq
1 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Back Office
3 6 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.00%) WinForms
3 1 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Cryptography
2 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.00%) SecurID
5 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Windows
2 21 (21.00%) UNIX
3 16 (16.00%) Linux
4 11 (11.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) Information Security
2 35 (35.00%) SIEM
3 29 (29.00%) Security Testing
4 15 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 15 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
5 13 (13.00%) Cyber Security
6 12 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.00%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (10.00%) ITIL
8 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.00%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (7.00%) Network Architecture
10 7 (7.00%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (7.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (5.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) Python
2 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.00%) Java
2 2 (2.00%) Perl
2 2 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (38.00%) CISSP
2 22 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.00%) CCNP
3 20 (20.00%) CISM
4 17 (17.00%) GIAC
4 17 (17.00%) CISA
5 15 (15.00%) CEH
6 13 (13.00%) CCSA
7 9 (9.00%) CCNA
8 8 (8.00%) Degree
9 7 (7.00%) CCSP
9 7 (7.00%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (4.00%) CISMP
12 2 (2.00%) CRISC
13 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.00%) GCIH
13 1 (1.00%) Security+ Certification
13 1 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 38 (38.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (8.00%) SLA
5 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) OpenView
2 4 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Cisco
2 14 (14.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (10.00%) HP
3 10 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 10 (10.00%) Qualys
3 10 (10.00%) ArcSight
4 9 (9.00%) F5
5 7 (7.00%) Juniper
6 6 (6.00%) Symantec
6 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.00%) Sourcefire
7 5 (5.00%) Tripwire
7 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.00%) Websense
8 3 (3.00%) Citrix
8 3 (3.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.00%) Splunk
9 2 (2.00%) Hyland
10 1 (1.00%) Clearswift
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