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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Analyst
Rank 209 182 178
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 39 73 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.07% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 69 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
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
6543 6796 5068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.14% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5370 5396 3984
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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
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 6 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
(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 -8 33 £40,000 +14.28% 4
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,500 - 1
North Yorkshire -14 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 51 (50.50%) Firewall
2 38 (37.62%) Information Security
3 34 (33.66%) Cisco
3 34 (33.66%) PCI DSS
4 33 (32.67%) Network Security
5 31 (30.69%) SIEM
6 30 (29.70%) Windows
7 29 (28.71%) CISSP
8 26 (25.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (25.74%) Security Testing
9 23 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (22.77%) CCNP
10 21 (20.79%) UNIX
11 19 (18.81%) CheckPoint
12 16 (15.84%) SSL
12 16 (15.84%) Incident Management
12 16 (15.84%) CCSA
12 16 (15.84%) CISM
12 16 (15.84%) Wireless
13 15 (14.85%) GIAC
13 15 (14.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (14.85%) Cryptography
13 15 (14.85%) Linux
14 14 (13.86%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (12.87%) Finance
15 13 (12.87%) WAN
15 13 (12.87%) CISA
15 13 (12.87%) Vulnerability Management
16 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.88%) ITIL

Security Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (2.97%) IIS
1 3 (2.97%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 51 (50.50%) Firewall
2 33 (32.67%) Network Security
3 16 (15.84%) Wireless
3 16 (15.84%) SSL
4 13 (12.87%) WAN
5 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
6 11 (10.89%) MPLS
6 11 (10.89%) LAN
7 9 (8.91%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (7.92%) IPsec
9 6 (5.94%) VPN
9 6 (5.94%) VoIP
10 5 (4.95%) SNMP
11 4 (3.96%) MRTG
12 3 (2.97%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.97%) Internet
12 3 (2.97%) DNS
13 2 (1.98%) IPv6
13 2 (1.98%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.99%) Moq
1 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Retail
3 4 (3.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.99%) WinForms
2 1 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Cryptography
2 12 (11.88%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.95%) SecurID
5 3 (2.97%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) NHS
7 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Windows
2 21 (20.79%) UNIX
3 15 (14.85%) Linux
4 11 (10.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.62%) Information Security
2 31 (30.69%) SIEM
3 26 (25.74%) Security Testing
4 16 (15.84%) Incident Management
5 15 (14.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (13.86%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (12.87%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (11.88%) ITIL
9 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.90%) Network Architecture
10 10 (9.90%) Trend Analysis
10 10 (9.90%) Cyber Security
10 10 (9.90%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.94%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (4.95%) Coaching
13 5 (4.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) Python
2 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.98%) Java
2 2 (1.98%) Perl
2 2 (1.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (28.71%) CISSP
2 23 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (22.77%) CCNP
3 16 (15.84%) CISM
3 16 (15.84%) CCSA
4 15 (14.85%) GIAC
5 13 (12.87%) CISA
6 12 (11.88%) CEH
7 10 (9.90%) CCSP
8 9 (8.91%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (6.93%) Degree
10 5 (4.95%) CCNA
10 5 (4.95%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.98%) CRISC
12 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.99%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.99%) CISMP
12 1 (0.99%) GCIH
12 1 (0.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (33.66%) PCI DSS
2 26 (25.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (9.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (7.92%) SLA
5 6 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Snort
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) OpenView
1 5 (4.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.96%) SCOM
3 2 (1.98%) SCCM
4 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Cisco
2 19 (18.81%) CheckPoint
3 10 (9.90%) Symantec
3 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.90%) Fortinet
3 10 (9.90%) Qualys
4 9 (8.91%) F5
5 8 (7.92%) Juniper
6 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.94%) Sourcefire
7 5 (4.95%) ArcSight
7 5 (4.95%) ScanSafe
7 5 (4.95%) SolarWinds
7 5 (4.95%) HP
7 5 (4.95%) McAfee
8 4 (3.96%) Clearswift
9 3 (2.97%) Websense
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix
9 3 (2.97%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.99%) Splunk
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Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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