The median annual salary for a Information Security Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Analyst
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 170 178
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Median salary £37,500 £51,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +22.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2457 3157 3571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.46% 97.08% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2160 2550 2837
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in Leeds

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Leeds.

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in Leeds

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Information Security Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) GIAC
3 4 (40.00%) CISM
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (40.00%) E-Discovery
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) CEH
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Nessus
6 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) CISMP
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) E-Discovery
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
1 4 (40.00%) GIAC
2 3 (30.00%) CEH
2 3 (30.00%) CISA
3 1 (10.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk