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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Analyst
Rank 188 162 207
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 68 103 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.44% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.46% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 58 95 33
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -40 56 £42,500 -5.55% 5
North Yorkshire +14 8 £30,000 -45.45%
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 57 (50.00%) Information Security
2 53 (46.49%) Firewall
3 46 (40.35%) PCI DSS
4 38 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (33.33%) CISSP
5 29 (25.44%) Cisco
6 28 (24.56%) Network Security
6 28 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (24.56%) CCNA
6 28 (24.56%) CISM
7 26 (22.81%) LAN
7 26 (22.81%) WAN
7 26 (22.81%) E-Commerce
8 24 (21.05%) High Availability
8 24 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 21 (18.42%) GIAC
9 21 (18.42%) Finance
9 21 (18.42%) CISA
10 20 (17.54%) CCSP
10 20 (17.54%) CCNP
10 20 (17.54%) Windows
10 20 (17.54%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (17.54%) Trend Analysis
10 20 (17.54%) Cisco PIX
10 20 (17.54%) Incident Management
10 20 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
11 19 (16.67%) SIEM
11 19 (16.67%) Risk Management
12 13 (11.40%) ITIL
12 13 (11.40%) SANS

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (1.75%) IIS
1 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.49%) Firewall
2 28 (24.56%) Network Security
3 26 (22.81%) LAN
3 26 (22.81%) WAN
4 20 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (17.54%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (9.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.51%) SAN
7 3 (2.63%) Internet
7 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.75%) SNMP
8 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.88%) SSL
9 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (18.42%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Back Office
4 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.14%) Clustering
3 5 (4.39%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.51%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.75%) Statistics
6 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.88%) iPad
6 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) Unix
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.00%) Information Security
2 26 (22.81%) E-Commerce
3 24 (21.05%) High Availability
4 20 (17.54%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (17.54%) Incident Management
4 20 (17.54%) Trend Analysis
5 19 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 19 (16.67%) SIEM
6 13 (11.40%) ITIL
7 12 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (7.02%) SABSA
9 8 (7.02%) Security Testing
9 8 (7.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (6.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (5.26%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.26%) Security Architecture
12 5 (4.39%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.39%) Security Management
12 5 (4.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) CISSP
2 28 (24.56%) CCNA
2 28 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (24.56%) CISM
3 21 (18.42%) CISA
3 21 (18.42%) GIAC
4 20 (17.54%) CCNP
4 20 (17.54%) CCSP
5 13 (11.40%) SANS
6 11 (9.65%) CEH
7 8 (7.02%) ISSAP
7 8 (7.02%) SSCP
8 6 (5.26%) CISMP
8 6 (5.26%) Degree
9 4 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (1.75%) GCFW
10 2 (1.75%) MCSE
10 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (40.35%) PCI DSS
2 38 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.39%) ISO22301
3 5 (4.39%) ISO27002
3 5 (4.39%) ISO27005
4 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (25.44%) Cisco
2 24 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) BT
4 2 (1.75%) HP
4 2 (1.75%) Remedy
4 2 (1.75%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.88%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.88%) SAP
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