The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 177 - 192
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% - 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £55,250 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
IT 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
3398 3422 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.64% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2896 2792 3130
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT Security Consultant 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 Manchester region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Project Management
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
1 13 (72.22%) SIEM
2 12 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 11 (61.11%) Network Security
4 10 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
4 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 10 (55.56%) Splunk
4 10 (55.56%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (55.56%) ArcSight
4 10 (55.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (55.56%) IISP
4 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 10 (55.56%) QRadar
4 10 (55.56%) IIS
4 10 (55.56%) Law
5 5 (27.78%) Information Security
6 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Presales
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (55.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Junos
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 10 (55.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
1 10 (55.56%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Project Management
1 13 (72.22%) SIEM
2 12 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 12 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (55.56%) Performance Management
3 10 (55.56%) Portfolio Management
3 10 (55.56%) Security Architecture
3 10 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Security Management
6 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Presales
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Management
7 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Network Design
8 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CISSP
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) IISP
3 1 (5.56%) CEH
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PCI QSA
3 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (72.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) ArcSight
1 10 (55.56%) Splunk
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper