Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 268 289
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Analyst 14 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 19
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,400 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -9.47% +8.57%
10th Percentile £29,300 £26,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,950 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.27% -5.39% +9.64%

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 6882 8016 9439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.58% 97.90% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5887 6717 7477
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,075 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £59,850
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

IT Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

IT Security Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Security Analyst in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Security Analyst within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Leeds -3 7 £40,000 +19.58%
Halifax +5 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Wetherby - 1 £37,500 -
IT Security Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West Yorkshire region featuring IT Security Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
3 9 (64.29%) IT Audit
3 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (64.29%) Risk Management
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) CISMP
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) CISA
5 3 (21.43%) CISM
5 3 (21.43%) SSCP
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Splunk
7 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
7 1 (7.14%) SIEM
7 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Force.com
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) IT Audit
2 9 (64.29%) Risk Management
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) CISMP
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (21.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds