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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 168 169 188
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 25 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.68% 0.55% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.57% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £26,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
3586 3674 3945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.84% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3039 3085 3223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 August 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 27 (48.21%) Network Security
2 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 26 (46.43%) CISSP
3 24 (42.86%) Project Management
4 23 (41.07%) Information Security
4 23 (41.07%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
5 19 (33.93%) Java
5 19 (33.93%) .NET
6 18 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (32.14%) PCI DSS
7 17 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (26.79%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (26.79%) Security Architecture
9 14 (25.00%) Splunk
9 14 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
9 14 (25.00%) ArcSight
9 14 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 14 (25.00%) Performance Management
9 14 (25.00%) IIS
9 14 (25.00%) IISP
9 14 (25.00%) CREST Certified
9 14 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 14 (25.00%) Security Operations
9 14 (25.00%) Compliance Management
9 14 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 13 (23.21%) CHECK Team Leader
10 13 (23.21%) Tigerscheme
10 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 14 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) MPLS
2 2 (3.57%) VLAN
2 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) BGP
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) IPsec
3 1 (1.79%) Junos
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) OSPF
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) sqlmap
2 1 (1.79%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Law
3 7 (12.50%) 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 19 (33.93%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
2 14 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (23.21%) Blog
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.14%) iPad
6 2 (3.57%) CESG
7 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Project Management
2 23 (41.07%) Information Security
2 23 (41.07%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (26.79%) Security Architecture
4 15 (26.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (25.00%) Compliance Management
5 14 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 14 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 14 (25.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 14 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 14 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (21.43%) Business Development
6 12 (21.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 12 (21.43%) SIEM
6 12 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (19.64%) Test Strategy
8 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) 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 26 (46.43%) CISSP
1 26 (46.43%) Degree
2 14 (25.00%) CREST Certified
2 14 (25.00%) IISP
2 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) CHECK Team Leader
3 13 (23.21%) Tigerscheme
4 12 (21.43%) Cyber Scheme
5 8 (14.29%) CISM
6 6 (10.71%) CEH
6 6 (10.71%) OSCE
6 6 (10.71%) OSCP
7 5 (8.93%) PCI QSA
8 3 (5.36%) CISA
9 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) GSNA
9 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CISMP
10 1 (1.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.14%) PCI DSS
2 17 (30.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) QRadar
2 5 (8.93%) Nessus
2 5 (8.93%) Nmap
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 14 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.79%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (1.79%) Qualys
3 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, benefits
Posted: 23 days ago