The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 215 202 226
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 25 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.61% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 28
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,250 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6604 7022 7017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 6015 6228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the North West region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Security Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 16 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Cheshire -8 8 £60,000 +9.09%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title.

1 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Business Development
3 14 (36.84%) Cyber Security
4 9 (23.68%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (18.42%) CISSP
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.53%) CISM
9 4 (10.53%) Firewall
10 3 (7.89%) Security Management
10 3 (7.89%) Advertising
10 3 (7.89%) CEH
10 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (7.89%) Windows
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
10 3 (7.89%) SIEM
10 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.26%) CRISC
11 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
11 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (5.26%) IronPort
11 2 (5.26%) ITIL
11 2 (5.26%) UNIX
11 2 (5.26%) Linux
11 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
11 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.26%) Websense

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.63%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.63%) SAP GRC
1 1 (2.63%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.89%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) UNIX
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Information Security
2 15 (39.47%) Business Development
3 14 (36.84%) Cyber Security
4 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Security Management
6 3 (7.89%) SIEM
6 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (2.63%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.63%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.63%) OWASP
8 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) C++
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CISSP
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) CISM
4 3 (7.89%) CEH
5 2 (5.26%) SSCP
5 2 (5.26%) CISA
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CRISC
6 1 (2.63%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) COSO
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Nessus
1 1 (2.63%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 2 (5.26%) Symantec
1 2 (5.26%) McAfee
1 2 (5.26%) Websense
1 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
1 2 (5.26%) IronPort
2 1 (2.63%) Splunk
2 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago