The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 174 163 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.69% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.72% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 3
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +8.57%
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
3676 3772 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.15% 96.79% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3122 3246
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 28 September 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 34 (60.71%) Degree
2 33 (58.93%) Network Security
3 31 (55.36%) CISSP
4 27 (48.21%) Project Management
4 27 (48.21%) Information Security
4 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
5 26 (46.43%) PCI DSS
6 24 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (41.07%) Security Architecture
8 22 (39.29%) Splunk
8 22 (39.29%) Portfolio Management
8 22 (39.29%) ArcSight
8 22 (39.29%) Vulnerability Management
8 22 (39.29%) IISP
8 22 (39.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 22 (39.29%) Security Operations
8 22 (39.29%) Compliance Management
8 22 (39.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 22 (39.29%) Performance Management
8 22 (39.29%) IIS
9 20 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
10 18 (32.14%) .NET
10 18 (32.14%) Java
11 15 (26.79%) Law
11 15 (26.79%) Test Strategy
12 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (25.00%) CREST Certified
13 13 (23.21%) Tigerscheme
13 13 (23.21%) CHECK Team Leader
13 13 (23.21%) Blog

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 22 (39.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (58.93%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) sqlmap
2 1 (1.79%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (26.79%) Law
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (48.21%) Data Centre
2 22 (39.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (23.21%) Blog
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.36%) iPad
6 2 (3.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Information Security
1 27 (48.21%) Project Management
2 23 (41.07%) Security Architecture
3 22 (39.29%) Compliance Management
3 22 (39.29%) Performance Management
3 22 (39.29%) Portfolio Management
3 22 (39.29%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 22 (39.29%) Security Operations
3 22 (39.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 20 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (26.79%) Test Strategy
6 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (21.43%) Business Development
7 12 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 11 (19.64%) SIEM
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) C#
2 12 (21.43%) C++
2 12 (21.43%) Objective-C
2 12 (21.43%) PHP
2 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (60.71%) Degree
2 31 (55.36%) CISSP
3 22 (39.29%) IISP
4 14 (25.00%) CREST Certified
5 13 (23.21%) CHECK Team Leader
5 13 (23.21%) Tigerscheme
6 12 (21.43%) Cyber Scheme
6 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 11 (19.64%) CISM
8 6 (10.71%) OSCE
8 6 (10.71%) OSCP
9 5 (8.93%) PCI QSA
10 4 (7.14%) CEH
11 3 (5.36%) CISA
12 2 (3.57%) GSNA
13 1 (1.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (46.43%) PCI DSS
2 24 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) QRadar
2 4 (7.14%) Nessus
2 4 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) ArcSight
1 22 (39.29%) Splunk
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
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