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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 176 154 189
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 27 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.95% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.99% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 12
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,900 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -1.73%
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
3622 3438 4136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.61% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 2845 3528
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 38 (79.17%) CISSP
2 31 (64.58%) Data Centre
3 30 (62.50%) Network Security
4 29 (60.42%) Splunk
4 29 (60.42%) Degree
5 28 (58.33%) PCI DSS
6 26 (54.17%) Vulnerability Management
6 26 (54.17%) IISP
6 26 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (54.17%) Information Security
6 26 (54.17%) IIS
7 25 (52.08%) Security Operations
7 25 (52.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 25 (52.08%) Compliance Management
7 25 (52.08%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 25 (52.08%) Portfolio Management
7 25 (52.08%) ArcSight
7 25 (52.08%) Performance Management
7 25 (52.08%) Security Architecture
8 17 (35.42%) Project Management
9 15 (31.25%) CISM
10 14 (29.17%) Law
10 14 (29.17%) Test Strategy
11 11 (22.92%) Finance
12 7 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
13 6 (12.50%) CEH
13 6 (12.50%) SIEM
14 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (10.42%) QRadar
14 5 (10.42%) CLAS

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 26 (54.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Network Security
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.08%) sqlmap
General
1 14 (29.17%) Law
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 31 (64.58%) Data Centre
2 25 (52.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Blog
4 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Information Security
1 26 (54.17%) Vulnerability Management
2 25 (52.08%) Compliance Management
2 25 (52.08%) Performance Management
2 25 (52.08%) Portfolio Management
2 25 (52.08%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 25 (52.08%) Security Architecture
2 25 (52.08%) Security Operations
3 17 (35.42%) Project Management
4 14 (29.17%) Test Strategy
5 7 (14.58%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.50%) SIEM
7 5 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) Business Development
9 2 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C#
1 2 (4.17%) C++
1 2 (4.17%) Java
1 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
1 2 (4.17%) PHP
1 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (79.17%) CISSP
2 29 (60.42%) Degree
3 26 (54.17%) IISP
4 15 (31.25%) CISM
5 6 (12.50%) CEH
6 5 (10.42%) CIMA
6 5 (10.42%) CLAS
7 4 (8.33%) CCIE
7 4 (8.33%) CCNP
7 4 (8.33%) CCSA
7 4 (8.33%) CCSE
7 4 (8.33%) CCSP
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (8.33%) CREST Certified
8 3 (6.25%) CHECK Team Leader
8 3 (6.25%) OSCE
8 3 (6.25%) OSCP
8 3 (6.25%) Tigerscheme
9 2 (4.17%) Cyber Scheme
9 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 26 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) QRadar
2 4 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.08%) Nessus
3 1 (2.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Splunk
2 25 (52.08%) ArcSight
3 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
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