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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 147 178 172
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 33 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 14
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £26,500 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -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
3422 3249 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.77% 96.64% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2706 3147
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 30 June 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 28 (45.16%) Information Security
2 27 (43.55%) Project Management
2 27 (43.55%) Network Security
3 25 (40.32%) Degree
4 24 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (33.87%) CISSP
6 19 (30.65%) Java
6 19 (30.65%) .NET
7 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
8 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 16 (25.81%) PCI DSS
9 15 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (24.19%) Data Centre
9 15 (24.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
10 14 (22.58%) CREST Certified
11 13 (20.97%) SIEM
11 13 (20.97%) Security Architecture
11 13 (20.97%) Business Development
12 12 (19.35%) QA
12 12 (19.35%) Blog
12 12 (19.35%) Performance Management
12 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
12 12 (19.35%) Tigerscheme
12 12 (19.35%) Splunk
12 12 (19.35%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (19.35%) ArcSight
12 12 (19.35%) Test Strategy
12 12 (19.35%) Ethical Hacking
12 12 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 12 (19.35%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) MPLS
2 3 (4.84%) VLAN
3 2 (3.23%) BGP
3 2 (3.23%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.23%) IPsec
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) OSPF
3 2 (3.23%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (3.23%) SSL
3 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) WAAS
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) Wireless
3 2 (3.23%) xDSL
4 1 (1.61%) Junos
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) sqlmap
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
1 12 (19.35%) Law
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Data Centre
2 12 (19.35%) Blog
2 12 (19.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (8.06%) iPad
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Social Media
5 1 (1.61%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Information Security
2 27 (43.55%) Project Management
3 24 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (29.03%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (24.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (20.97%) Business Development
7 13 (20.97%) Security Architecture
7 13 (20.97%) SIEM
8 12 (19.35%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
8 12 (19.35%) Performance Management
8 12 (19.35%) Portfolio Management
8 12 (19.35%) Security Operations
8 12 (19.35%) Test Strategy
8 12 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (17.74%) Security Management
10 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.84%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) C#
2 12 (19.35%) C++
2 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
2 12 (19.35%) PHP
2 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 21 (33.87%) CISSP
3 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
4 14 (22.58%) CREST Certified
5 12 (19.35%) CHECK Team Leader
5 12 (19.35%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (19.35%) IISP
5 12 (19.35%) Tigerscheme
6 5 (8.06%) CEH
6 5 (8.06%) CISM
7 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
7 4 (6.45%) PCI QSA
7 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.84%) OSCE
8 3 (4.84%) OSCP
9 2 (3.23%) CCNP
9 2 (3.23%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (3.23%) CISA
9 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.23%) GSNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) PCI DSS
2 15 (24.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (19.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) QRadar
2 5 (8.06%) Nessus
2 5 (8.06%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) ArcSight
1 12 (19.35%) Splunk
2 3 (4.84%) Juniper
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) Ipanema Technologies
3 2 (3.23%) Qualys
3 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 80000-90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago