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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 152 172 179
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 35 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.46% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 12
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,300 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £84,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
3522 3470 3824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.77% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 2876 3111
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 25 July 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (43.33%) Network Security
2 25 (41.67%) Degree
2 25 (41.67%) Information Security
2 25 (41.67%) Project Management
3 24 (40.00%) CISSP
4 23 (38.33%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (31.67%) Java
5 19 (31.67%) .NET
6 18 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (28.33%) PCI DSS
8 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
9 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (21.67%) SIEM
11 13 (21.67%) Business Development
11 13 (21.67%) Security Architecture
11 13 (21.67%) Finance
12 12 (20.00%) Objective-C
12 12 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
12 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 12 (20.00%) IIS
12 12 (20.00%) PHP
12 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 12 (20.00%) C#
12 12 (20.00%) C++
12 12 (20.00%) Performance Management
12 12 (20.00%) QA
12 12 (20.00%) Blog

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Network Security
2 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) MPLS
2 3 (5.00%) VLAN
3 2 (3.33%) BGP
3 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.33%) IPsec
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) OSPF
3 2 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (3.33%) SSL
3 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 2 (3.33%) WAAS
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
3 2 (3.33%) xDSL
4 1 (1.67%) Junos
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) sqlmap
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Law
3 7 (11.67%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (20.00%) Blog
2 12 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (10.00%) iPad
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.33%) CESG
5 2 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Information Security
1 25 (41.67%) Project Management
2 23 (38.33%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 14 (23.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (21.67%) Business Development
6 13 (21.67%) Security Architecture
6 13 (21.67%) SIEM
7 12 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 12 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (18.33%) Test Strategy
9 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.00%) Security Management
11 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) Java
2 12 (20.00%) C#
2 12 (20.00%) C++
2 12 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 12 (20.00%) PHP
2 12 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) Degree
2 24 (40.00%) CISSP
3 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.00%) CHECK Team Leader
4 12 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 12 (20.00%) Cyber Scheme
4 12 (20.00%) IISP
4 12 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
5 7 (11.67%) CISM
6 6 (10.00%) CEH
7 5 (8.33%) PCI QSA
8 4 (6.67%) OSCE
8 4 (6.67%) OSCP
9 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.33%) CCNP
10 2 (3.33%) CISA
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (3.33%) GSNA
11 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (28.33%) PCI DSS
2 15 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) QRadar
2 6 (10.00%) Nessus
2 6 (10.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) ArcSight
1 12 (20.00%) Splunk
2 3 (5.00%) Juniper
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) Ipanema Technologies
3 2 (3.33%) Qualys
3 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 and generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £90,000+ excellent package!
Posted: 4 days ago