The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 144 170 168
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 32 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.65% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 11
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +40.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £47,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £57,500 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
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% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

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 Security Consultant within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 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 - -
Security Consultant
North West

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 38 (63.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 33 (55.00%) PCI DSS
3 32 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (53.33%) Security Operations
4 29 (48.33%) SIEM
5 26 (43.33%) Security Architecture
6 25 (41.67%) Degree
6 25 (41.67%) CISSP
7 24 (40.00%) Project Management
7 24 (40.00%) IIS
7 24 (40.00%) Performance Management
7 24 (40.00%) Splunk
7 24 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
7 24 (40.00%) ArcSight
7 24 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 24 (40.00%) IISP
7 24 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 23 (38.33%) Test Strategy
8 23 (38.33%) Law
9 20 (33.33%) Information Security
9 20 (33.33%) Network Security
10 18 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (25.00%) QRadar
12 11 (18.33%) Security Management
12 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
13 9 (15.00%) Internet
13 9 (15.00%) Presales
14 8 (13.33%) Analytics
14 8 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
14 8 (13.33%) Customer Engagement

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) Network Security
2 9 (15.00%) Internet
3 8 (13.33%) Firewall
3 8 (13.33%) VPN
General
1 23 (38.33%) Law
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 24 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 24 (40.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Android
1 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (63.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 32 (53.33%) Security Operations
3 29 (48.33%) SIEM
4 26 (43.33%) Security Architecture
5 24 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 24 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
5 24 (40.00%) Project Management
6 23 (38.33%) Test Strategy
7 20 (33.33%) Information Security
8 18 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (18.33%) Risk Management
9 11 (18.33%) Security Management
10 9 (15.00%) Presales
11 8 (13.33%) Analytics
11 8 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (13.33%) Information Management
11 8 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
12 4 (6.67%) Open Source
12 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) CISSP
1 25 (41.67%) Degree
2 24 (40.00%) IISP
3 4 (6.67%) CREST Certified
4 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (3.33%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) SANS
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (55.00%) PCI DSS
2 32 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) QRadar
2 4 (6.67%) Nessus
2 4 (6.67%) Nmap
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 24 (40.00%) Splunk
2 4 (6.67%) Qualys
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