The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 176 170 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 10 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.25% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 12
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,080 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Consultant
North West

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 18 April 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (46.43%) CISSP
3 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
3 11 (39.29%) Degree
4 10 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) CISM
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) CISA
5 9 (32.14%) PCI DSS
6 8 (28.57%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Business Development
8 5 (17.86%) QA
8 5 (17.86%) Network Security
8 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
8 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.86%) PKI
9 4 (14.29%) Legal
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) Nessus
10 3 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
10 3 (10.71%) CESG
10 3 (10.71%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (10.71%) RMADS
10 3 (10.71%) COSO
10 3 (10.71%) OWASP
10 3 (10.71%) Metasploit
10 3 (10.71%) COBIT

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
2 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Local Government
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) CESG
2 3 (10.71%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (10.71%) RMADS
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
3 10 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Business Development
6 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
7 3 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (10.71%) OWASP
7 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.57%) Information Security Management
8 1 (3.57%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) C++
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) CISSP
2 11 (39.29%) Degree
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
4 9 (32.14%) CISA
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (32.14%) PCI DSS
3 5 (17.86%) QA
4 3 (10.71%) COSO
4 3 (10.71%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nessus
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.71%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) F5