The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 166 168 164
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 9
Average salary £49,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
3234 3431 3178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.03% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2707 2786 2453
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (32.26%) Presales
3 9 (29.03%) Network Security
3 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
5 7 (22.58%) Firewall
6 6 (19.35%) CISSP
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (19.35%) Juniper
6 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
6 6 (19.35%) Wireless
6 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
6 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
6 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
6 6 (19.35%) SIEM
7 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 5 (16.13%) LAN
7 5 (16.13%) WAN
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
8 4 (12.90%) Unix
8 4 (12.90%) Data Security
8 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Network Security
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 6 (19.35%) Wireless
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (9.68%) LDAP
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless Security
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (9.68%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Presales
3 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
4 6 (19.35%) SIEM
5 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.90%) Data Security
6 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.68%) Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) CISA
3 3 (9.68%) HP ASE
3 3 (9.68%) HPE ATP
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) CISMP
5 1 (3.23%) CCDA
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.45%) ISO22301
3 2 (6.45%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.45%) ISO27005
3 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
3 6 (19.35%) Fortinet
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
3 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
4 4 (12.90%) Cyber-Ark
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Huawei
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) FireEye
6 2 (6.45%) Imperva
6 2 (6.45%) Proofpoint
6 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.45%) Splunk
7 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
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