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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 195 187 174
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 13 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
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
4706 4033 3859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.13% 95.57% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3826 3196 3251
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 £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -1 12 £55,750 +23.88% 2
Bradford -9 3 £65,000 +85.71%
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 30 (85.71%) Information Security
2 21 (60.00%) CISSP
3 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 13 (37.14%) PCI QSA
6 12 (34.29%) Time Management
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
7 10 (28.57%) CISA
7 10 (28.57%) CISM
7 10 (28.57%) CRISC
8 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (25.71%) Firewall
8 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
8 9 (25.71%) Finance
9 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco
9 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
9 8 (22.86%) CCSA
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.86%) TOGAF
9 8 (22.86%) CCSE
9 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (20.00%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) UNIX
11 6 (17.14%) Windows
11 6 (17.14%) CCNP
11 6 (17.14%) Information Security Management
11 6 (17.14%) Security Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (20.00%) Internet
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) UNIX
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Solaris
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Time Management
3 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.14%) Information Security Management
5 6 (17.14%) Security Management
6 5 (14.29%) SIEM
6 5 (14.29%) Information Management
7 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.86%) Information Security Governance
9 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
9 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) PCI QSA
3 10 (28.57%) CRISC
3 10 (28.57%) CISA
3 10 (28.57%) CISM
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (22.86%) CCSE
5 8 (22.86%) CCSA
6 6 (17.14%) CCNP
7 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (25.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.86%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.86%) Qualys
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
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