The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Analyst
England / Yorkshire
Rank 215 185 202
Rank change year-on-year -30 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 13 70 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.25% 1.09% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.12% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 54 59
Median salary £31,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £50,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5167 6265 7198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.12% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 5214 5813
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Analyst in Yorkshire

Security Analyst
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
West Yorkshire -21 10 £31,250 -26.47% 1
South Yorkshire +6 2 - -
North Yorkshire 0 1 - -
Security Analyst
England

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (67.69%) Information Security
2 41 (63.08%) Firewall
3 32 (49.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (33.85%) CISSP
5 21 (32.31%) SSCP
6 19 (29.23%) ITIL
7 18 (27.69%) CISM
7 18 (27.69%) SIEM
8 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
8 17 (26.15%) CompTIA Security+
8 17 (26.15%) Degree
8 17 (26.15%) Security+ Certification
9 16 (24.62%) Management Information System
9 16 (24.62%) CISA
10 15 (23.08%) Linux
10 15 (23.08%) Network Security
11 14 (21.54%) Security Operations
11 14 (21.54%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (20.00%) Internet
13 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
13 12 (18.46%) CISMP
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (16.92%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 9 (13.85%) CCNA
16 9 (13.85%) Windows
16 9 (13.85%) Finance
16 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
17 8 (12.31%) Nessus
17 8 (12.31%) CEH

Security Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (63.08%) Firewall
2 15 (23.08%) Network Security
3 13 (20.00%) Internet
4 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.54%) DNS
6 1 (1.54%) Wireless
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.77%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) PKI
4 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.54%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
6 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 9 (13.85%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (67.69%) Information Security
2 19 (29.23%) ITIL
3 18 (27.69%) SIEM
4 14 (21.54%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (21.54%) Security Operations
5 11 (16.92%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 9 (13.85%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (10.77%) Security Management
9 6 (9.23%) Security Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (7.69%) E-Discovery
11 4 (6.15%) Disk Encryption
11 4 (6.15%) Information Security Management
11 4 (6.15%) ISMS
11 4 (6.15%) Security Monitoring
11 4 (6.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
12 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) CISSP
2 21 (32.31%) SSCP
3 18 (27.69%) CISM
4 17 (26.15%) CompTIA Security+
4 17 (26.15%) Degree
4 17 (26.15%) Security+ Certification
5 16 (24.62%) CISA
6 12 (18.46%) CISMP
7 11 (16.92%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (13.85%) CCNA
9 8 (12.31%) CEH
10 4 (6.15%) GIAC
11 3 (4.62%) SANS
12 2 (3.08%) RHCE
12 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.54%) CCNP
13 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (49.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (26.15%) PCI DSS
3 7 (10.77%) SLA
4 4 (6.15%) ISO22301
4 4 (6.15%) ISO27002
4 4 (6.15%) ISO27005
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Cisco
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Splunk
3 6 (9.23%) ArcSight
3 6 (9.23%) Forcepoint
4 5 (7.69%) LogRhythm
5 3 (4.62%) Intel Security
5 3 (4.62%) Qualys
5 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.62%) Tripwire
6 2 (3.08%) Juniper
6 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
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