The median annual salary for a Security Operations Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Security Operations Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.37% -20.00%  

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 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
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%  

Security Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Operations Analyst in West Yorkshire

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Operations Analyst in West Yorkshire

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Security Operations 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 Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Security Operations 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 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk