The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 181 150 168
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 28 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.66% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.70% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 10
Average salary £43,750 £58,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.56% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £61,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £61,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
4823 3434 3604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.63% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3793 2695 2997
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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 Security Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leeds -14 22 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Bradford -8 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 40 (72.73%) Information Security
2 29 (52.73%) CISSP
3 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (21.82%) Cisco
4 12 (21.82%) CISM
5 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 11 (20.00%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 10 (18.18%) Internet
6 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 10 (18.18%) Finance
7 8 (14.55%) Firewall
7 8 (14.55%) Network Security
8 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
8 7 (12.73%) CCSA
8 7 (12.73%) CCSE
8 7 (12.73%) Fortinet
8 7 (12.73%) Business Development
8 7 (12.73%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (12.73%) Juniper
8 7 (12.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (12.73%) UNIX
9 6 (10.91%) Security Management
9 6 (10.91%) Practice Management
9 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (9.09%) Time Management
10 5 (9.09%) PCI QSA
10 5 (9.09%) IIS

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Internet
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) Network Security
3 7 (12.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.45%) Solaris
4 3 (5.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (72.73%) Information Security
2 11 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (12.73%) Business Development
4 6 (10.91%) Security Management
4 6 (10.91%) Practice Management
5 5 (9.09%) Time Management
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) Information Management
6 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.45%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.82%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (1.82%) SAP Security
8 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.82%) Security Testing
8 1 (1.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.82%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) CISSP
2 12 (21.82%) CISM
3 7 (12.73%) CCSA
3 7 (12.73%) CCSE
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) PCI QSA
5 5 (9.09%) CCNP
6 4 (7.27%) CISA
6 4 (7.27%) CRISC
7 2 (3.64%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) GIAC
8 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.73%) PCI DSS
2 7 (12.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco
2 11 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.73%) Fortinet
3 7 (12.73%) Juniper
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) F5
6 3 (5.45%) Qualys
6 3 (5.45%) LogRhythm
6 3 (5.45%) Sourcefire
6 3 (5.45%) Symantec
7 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.64%) Splunk
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) McAfee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago