Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

IT Security Analyst
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 210 242
Rank change year-on-year +7 +32 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 17
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% +15.38%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%

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 4817 5347 6793
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4075 4614 5470
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in Leeds

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in Leeds

IT Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT 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 IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Risk Management
3 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) VPN
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
3 11 (78.57%) IT Audit
4 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 12 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 12 (85.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 11 (78.57%) IT Audit
3 11 (78.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware