The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 162 173 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 13 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.50% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.52% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 1
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +23.65%
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £57,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +17.94%
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
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 1 - -
IT Security Consultant
North West

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (97.14%) PCI DSS
2 33 (94.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 33 (94.29%) Security Operations
2 33 (94.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (77.14%) SIEM
4 26 (74.29%) CISSP
5 25 (71.43%) IIS
5 25 (71.43%) Project Management
5 25 (71.43%) Degree
5 25 (71.43%) Performance Management
5 25 (71.43%) Security Architecture
5 25 (71.43%) Splunk
5 25 (71.43%) Portfolio Management
5 25 (71.43%) ArcSight
5 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
5 25 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
5 25 (71.43%) IISP
6 24 (68.57%) Test Strategy
6 24 (68.57%) Law
7 15 (42.86%) Network Security
7 15 (42.86%) QRadar
8 8 (22.86%) VPN
8 8 (22.86%) Internet
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
8 8 (22.86%) Information Management
8 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Strategic Planning
8 8 (22.86%) Analytics
8 8 (22.86%) Presales
8 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (71.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Network Security
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) Internet
2 8 (22.86%) VPN
General
1 24 (68.57%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
1 25 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Security Operations
1 33 (94.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 27 (77.14%) SIEM
3 25 (71.43%) Performance Management
3 25 (71.43%) Portfolio Management
3 25 (71.43%) Project Management
3 25 (71.43%) Security Architecture
4 24 (68.57%) Test Strategy
5 8 (22.86%) Analytics
5 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (22.86%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (22.86%) Information Management
5 8 (22.86%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Presales
5 8 (22.86%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (17.14%) Information Security
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.71%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) CISSP
2 25 (71.43%) Degree
2 25 (71.43%) IISP
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (97.14%) PCI DSS
2 33 (94.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) ArcSight
1 25 (71.43%) Splunk