Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Information Security Analyst
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 220 257
Rank change year-on-year +22 +37 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 19 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 12
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,641 5,202 6,631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 97.82% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,946 4,487 5,426
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Information Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Information Security Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) CISSP
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) CISA
4 7 (36.84%) CISM
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 7 (36.84%) SIEM
5 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
6 4 (21.05%) CISMP
6 4 (21.05%) CEH
6 4 (21.05%) CRISC
6 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) OWASP
6 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
6 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 4 (21.05%) vSphere
6 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) CCIE
6 4 (21.05%) CCNP
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory

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 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) SIEM
3 4 (21.05%) Compliance Audit
3 4 (21.05%) OWASP
4 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.79%) Data Security
4 3 (15.79%) Email Filtering
4 3 (15.79%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
5 2 (10.53%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
1 4 (21.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) CISA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) CEH
3 4 (21.05%) CISMP
3 4 (21.05%) CRISC
3 4 (21.05%) SANS
3 4 (21.05%) SSCP
4 3 (15.79%) CCDA
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) FortiGate
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
1 4 (21.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
1 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) McAfee