The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was - in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Security Analyst
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 90
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.46% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.47% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £75,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +108.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 693 635 939
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.33% 97.24% 98.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2486 2628 4191
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in South Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in South Yorkshire

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001