The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank - 192 193
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.051% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.053% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Information Security Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3385 3745 3954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.65% 95.05% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 3097 3408
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Information Security Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight