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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 165 143 167
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 34 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.93% 0.91% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.95% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 27
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
3550 3065 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.14% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3056 2567 3271
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 £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 38 (63.33%) Data Centre
2 35 (58.33%) Network Security
3 33 (55.00%) CISSP
4 31 (51.67%) Splunk
5 27 (45.00%) Finance
6 26 (43.33%) Degree
7 24 (40.00%) PCI DSS
7 24 (40.00%) Information Security
8 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 22 (36.67%) IIS
9 22 (36.67%) IISP
10 21 (35.00%) Security Operations
10 21 (35.00%) Security Operations Centre
10 21 (35.00%) Compliance Management
10 21 (35.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 21 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
10 21 (35.00%) Portfolio Management
10 21 (35.00%) ArcSight
10 21 (35.00%) Security Architecture
10 21 (35.00%) Performance Management
11 17 (28.33%) Retail
12 15 (25.00%) Firewall
12 15 (25.00%) Cisco
12 15 (25.00%) CCNP
12 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (23.33%) CISM
14 11 (18.33%) Project Management
15 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint

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 (36.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Network Security
2 15 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.67%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.67%) sqlmap
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 17 (28.33%) Retail
3 15 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (16.67%) Law
5 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.00%) Marketing
6 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.33%) Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Electronics
8 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 38 (63.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (35.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Blog
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Information Security
2 22 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 21 (35.00%) Compliance Management
3 21 (35.00%) Performance Management
3 21 (35.00%) Portfolio Management
3 21 (35.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 21 (35.00%) Security Architecture
3 21 (35.00%) Security Monitoring
3 21 (35.00%) Security Operations
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 10 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.00%) SAP Security
8 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) ITIL
10 3 (5.00%) Process Management
10 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 33 (55.00%) CISSP
2 26 (43.33%) Degree
3 22 (36.67%) IISP
4 15 (25.00%) CCNP
4 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (23.33%) CISM
6 10 (16.67%) CCIE
6 10 (16.67%) CCSA
6 10 (16.67%) CCSE
6 10 (16.67%) CCSP
7 7 (11.67%) CEH
7 7 (11.67%) CLAS
8 6 (10.00%) CIMA
9 3 (5.00%) OSCE
9 3 (5.00%) OSCP
10 2 (3.33%) CISA
10 2 (3.33%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.67%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (1.67%) GIAC
11 1 (1.67%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.67%) Nessus
2 1 (1.67%) Nmap
2 1 (1.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Splunk
2 21 (35.00%) ArcSight
3 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 7 (11.67%) SAP
6 5 (8.33%) Citrix
6 5 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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