The median annual salary for an Information Security Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 192 195
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Analyst 16 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Median salary £32,500 £51,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.27% +25.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £51,000 £42,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3417 3878 4508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.10% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 3277 3615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

Information Security Analyst
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +14 16 £32,500 -36.27% 4
Information Security Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (72.22%) CISA
3 13 (72.22%) CISM
3 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
3 13 (72.22%) CISSP
3 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
4 12 (66.67%) High Availability
4 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 12 (66.67%) CEH
4 12 (66.67%) GIAC
5 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) ISMS
6 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (11.11%) BCP
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Security Management
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.56%) Finance
7 1 (5.56%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco

Information Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) Risk Management
3 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (66.67%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) Internal Audit
5 2 (11.11%) BCP
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISMS
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.56%) E-Discovery
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISA
1 13 (72.22%) CISM
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
2 12 (66.67%) CEH
2 12 (66.67%) GIAC
3 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (5.56%) GDPR
4 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits on Application!
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago