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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 156 194 186
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 101 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.43% 0.80% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.84% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 92 38 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
6850 6171 5672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.12% 95.32% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5689 4814 4724
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +38 89 £45,000 - 7
North Yorkshire +17 12 £55,000 +22.22%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 143 (64.71%) Cisco
2 129 (58.37%) Network Security
3 76 (34.39%) Firewall
4 75 (33.94%) CheckPoint
5 74 (33.48%) Information Security
6 67 (30.32%) Cisco Certification
7 64 (28.96%) CCNP
8 59 (26.70%) TCP/IP
8 59 (26.70%) VoIP
9 57 (25.79%) IP Telephony
10 54 (24.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 53 (23.98%) ITIL
12 51 (23.08%) CISSP
13 49 (22.17%) CCSA
14 45 (20.36%) CEH
14 45 (20.36%) ITIL Certification
15 42 (19.00%) GIAC
15 42 (19.00%) PCI DSS
16 36 (16.29%) Incident Management
17 30 (13.57%) Management Information System
18 29 (13.12%) CISM
18 29 (13.12%) MPLS
19 24 (10.86%) Project Management
19 24 (10.86%) Risk Management
19 24 (10.86%) Penetration Testing
19 24 (10.86%) Security Testing
20 23 (10.41%) SIEM
21 21 (9.50%) WAN
21 21 (9.50%) LAN
22 19 (8.60%) Analytical Skills

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (0.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 129 (58.37%) Network Security
2 76 (34.39%) Firewall
3 59 (26.70%) TCP/IP
3 59 (26.70%) VoIP
4 57 (25.79%) IP Telephony
5 29 (13.12%) MPLS
6 21 (9.50%) WAN
6 21 (9.50%) LAN
7 17 (7.69%) VPN
8 15 (6.79%) SSL
8 15 (6.79%) IPsec
9 13 (5.88%) DNS
10 11 (4.98%) Wireless
11 10 (4.52%) ADSL
11 10 (4.52%) Broadband
12 9 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (4.07%) DHCP
13 8 (3.62%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (1.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (4.07%) Finance
1 9 (4.07%) Retail
2 2 (0.90%) Games
3 1 (0.45%) Legal
3 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.45%) .NET
1 1 (0.45%) WPF
1 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.57%) Management Information System
2 19 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.17%) NHS
3 7 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (3.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.24%) Windows
2 3 (1.36%) UNIX
3 2 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.48%) Information Security
2 53 (23.98%) ITIL
3 36 (16.29%) Incident Management
4 24 (10.86%) Project Management
4 24 (10.86%) Risk Management
4 24 (10.86%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (10.86%) Security Testing
5 23 (10.41%) SIEM
6 18 (8.14%) Mentoring
7 15 (6.79%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (5.88%) Network Architecture
8 13 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
9 10 (4.52%) Business Continuity
9 10 (4.52%) BCP
9 10 (4.52%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (3.62%) ISMS
10 8 (3.62%) Information Security Management
10 8 (3.62%) Security Management
10 8 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 67 (30.32%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (28.96%) CCNP
3 51 (23.08%) CISSP
4 49 (22.17%) CCSA
5 45 (20.36%) CEH
5 45 (20.36%) ITIL Certification
6 42 (19.00%) GIAC
7 29 (13.12%) CISM
8 15 (6.79%) CCSP
9 7 (3.17%) CCNA
10 5 (2.26%) Degree
11 4 (1.81%) SSCP
12 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.90%) GCIH
13 2 (0.90%) MCP
13 2 (0.90%) MCSE
13 2 (0.90%) OSCP
14 1 (0.45%) Security+ Certification
14 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (24.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (19.00%) PCI DSS
3 10 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (2.26%) SLA
5 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) Snort
2 2 (0.90%) Nmap
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.52%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.71%) Nessus
2 6 (2.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.81%) WSUS
4 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 143 (64.71%) Cisco
2 75 (33.94%) CheckPoint
3 11 (4.98%) VMware
4 10 (4.52%) Juniper
4 10 (4.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.07%) ScanSafe
6 7 (3.17%) Symantec
6 7 (3.17%) McAfee
7 5 (2.26%) Clearswift
8 3 (1.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.36%) Altiris
9 2 (0.90%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.45%) Citrix
10 1 (0.45%) NetApp
10 1 (0.45%) LANDesk
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £34,318 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + shift allowance + full benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension Plus More
Posted: 26 days ago