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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank 168 151 169
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 37 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.98% 0.86% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.88% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 21
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 21 February 2017.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 37 (58.73%) Finance
1 37 (58.73%) Network Security
1 37 (58.73%) Data Centre
2 30 (47.62%) CISSP
3 29 (46.03%) Splunk
4 23 (36.51%) Retail
5 22 (34.92%) Degree
6 21 (33.33%) Firewall
6 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 21 (33.33%) Cisco
6 21 (33.33%) CCNP
7 20 (31.75%) Information Security
8 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (28.57%) PCI DSS
9 17 (26.98%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (26.98%) IISP
9 17 (26.98%) IIS
10 16 (25.40%) Security Operations
10 16 (25.40%) Compliance Management
10 16 (25.40%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 16 (25.40%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (25.40%) Performance Management
10 16 (25.40%) Portfolio Management
10 16 (25.40%) ArcSight
10 16 (25.40%) Security Architecture
10 16 (25.40%) Security Operations Centre
11 13 (20.63%) CCSE
11 13 (20.63%) CCSA
11 13 (20.63%) 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 17 (26.98%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Network Security
2 21 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (12.70%) Ethernet
3 8 (12.70%) NetScaler
3 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.70%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Metasploit
General
1 37 (58.73%) Finance
2 23 (36.51%) Retail
3 21 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (12.70%) Law
5 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.17%) Banking
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 37 (58.73%) Data Centre
2 16 (25.40%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Blog
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Information Security
2 17 (26.98%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (25.40%) Compliance Management
3 16 (25.40%) Performance Management
3 16 (25.40%) Portfolio Management
3 16 (25.40%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 16 (25.40%) Security Architecture
3 16 (25.40%) Security Monitoring
3 16 (25.40%) Security Operations
4 10 (15.87%) Risk Management
5 9 (14.29%) Project Management
6 8 (12.70%) SAP Security
6 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.35%) ITIL
8 4 (6.35%) Presales
8 4 (6.35%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) CISSP
2 22 (34.92%) Degree
3 21 (33.33%) CCNP
3 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (26.98%) IISP
5 13 (20.63%) CCIE
5 13 (20.63%) CCSA
5 13 (20.63%) CCSE
5 13 (20.63%) CCSP
6 10 (15.87%) CISM
6 10 (15.87%) CLAS
7 9 (14.29%) CEH
7 9 (14.29%) CIMA
8 2 (3.17%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.59%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (1.59%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.59%) GIAC
9 1 (1.59%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.59%) OSCE
9 1 (1.59%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Splunk
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco
3 16 (25.40%) ArcSight
4 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
4 13 (20.63%) Fortinet
5 8 (12.70%) Citrix
5 8 (12.70%) Riverbed
5 8 (12.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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