The median annual salary for a Security Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Security Analyst
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 194 226
Rank change year-on-year +28 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Analyst 65 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.22% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.75% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 32 27
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,325 £20,575 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +13.09%  

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 5213 5479 6662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.70% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17956 20756 25524
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £23,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Analyst in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 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
West Yorkshire +36 54 £40,000 -20.00% 5
North Yorkshire +2 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Security Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 48 (60.76%) Information Security
2 39 (49.37%) Firewall
3 34 (43.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (40.51%) Network Security
5 28 (35.44%) PCI DSS
6 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (29.11%) Cisco
8 22 (27.85%) High Availability
9 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
9 20 (25.32%) Risk Management
10 19 (24.05%) CISA
11 18 (22.78%) Linux
11 18 (22.78%) Python
11 18 (22.78%) CCNA
11 18 (22.78%) CISSP
12 17 (21.52%) CheckPoint
12 17 (21.52%) CISM
13 15 (18.99%) CCNP
14 14 (17.72%) CEH
14 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
15 13 (16.46%) GIAC
15 13 (16.46%) VMware
16 11 (13.92%) Finance
16 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
17 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (11.39%) Splunk
18 9 (11.39%) VMware ESXi
19 8 (10.13%) Identity Access Management

Security Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.86%) Force.com
1 7 (8.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (8.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (49.37%) Firewall
2 32 (40.51%) Network Security
3 5 (6.33%) Internet
4 3 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.80%) SNMP
4 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.53%) LAN
5 2 (2.53%) NGN
5 2 (2.53%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) DHCP
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (1.27%) MPLS
6 1 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.27%) VLAN
6 1 (1.27%) VoIP
6 1 (1.27%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.78%) Linux
2 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Information Security
2 22 (27.85%) High Availability
3 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
3 20 (25.32%) Risk Management
4 8 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (8.86%) Identity Management
5 7 (8.86%) IT Audit
5 7 (8.86%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (8.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (7.59%) SIEM
7 5 (6.33%) Information Security Management
7 5 (6.33%) ISMS
7 5 (6.33%) ITIL
7 5 (6.33%) Security Management
7 5 (6.33%) Security Operations
8 4 (5.06%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.05%) CISA
3 18 (22.78%) CCNA
3 18 (22.78%) CISSP
4 17 (21.52%) CISM
5 15 (18.99%) CCNP
6 14 (17.72%) CEH
7 13 (16.46%) GIAC
8 4 (5.06%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (5.06%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (5.06%) SSCP
9 3 (3.80%) CISMP
9 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.80%) Degree
10 1 (1.27%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (43.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (35.44%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (8.86%) SSAE 16
4 4 (5.06%) SLA
5 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.27%) GDPR
6 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.39%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) WMI
2 1 (1.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Cisco
2 17 (21.52%) CheckPoint
3 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.46%) VMware
4 9 (11.39%) Splunk
5 7 (8.86%) Google
6 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.80%) Forcepoint
8 2 (2.53%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.53%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.27%) F5
9 1 (1.27%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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