The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 194 204 185
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +13.15%
Information Security Consultant
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4663 4894 3756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.35% 96.28% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3666 3994 3000
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Leeds +15 8 £39,000 -6.02%
Information Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (82.35%) Management Information System
3 13 (76.47%) Risk Management
4 12 (70.59%) UNIX
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
5 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) CISSP
7 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (17.65%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Banking
8 3 (17.65%) Retail
8 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
8 3 (17.65%) Time Management
8 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
8 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
8 3 (17.65%) SIEM
8 3 (17.65%) CRISC
8 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (17.65%) CISA
8 3 (17.65%) CISM
8 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (17.65%) Games
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL
8 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
8 3 (17.65%) Security Management

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Management Information System
2 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (76.47%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) SIEM
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) CISA
2 3 (17.65%) CISM
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
2 3 (17.65%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle