The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 172 176 141
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 8
Average salary £43,000 £43,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3365 3540 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.19% 96.56% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2719 1908
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Leeds region.

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Information Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (53.33%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (33.33%) Data Security
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) CISSP
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Information Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Data Security
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
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