Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 105 108
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.18% 0.14% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 9
South Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +6.38% -
10th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £40,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +18.42% -3.18% -1.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1076 1352 1597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.55% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 894 1122 1413
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

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
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 1 £60,000 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Security Analyst
Yorkshire

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Acunetix
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVAS
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) EnCase
2 1 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISMS
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EnCase
1 1 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
1 1 (50.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (50.00%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Acunetix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk