The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 178 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £54,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -5.71%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Security Consultant
West Yorkshire

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

IT Security Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (42.86%) CISSP
5 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
6 2 (28.57%) CISM
6 2 (28.57%) Security Management
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) CISA
7 1 (14.29%) CRISC

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) CISA
3 1 (14.29%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 17799