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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 168 193 170
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 38 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
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 £23,500 £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%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 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 +25 37 £50,000 -30.06%
Bradford -19 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 27 (48.21%) ArcSight
2 26 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
3 25 (44.64%) Information Security
3 25 (44.64%) CISSP
4 21 (37.50%) ITIL
5 18 (32.14%) Degree
6 17 (30.36%) Network Security
6 17 (30.36%) Cisco
6 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
6 17 (30.36%) Splunk
7 16 (28.57%) Juniper
7 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
7 16 (28.57%) F5
8 15 (26.79%) Performance Management
8 15 (26.79%) Project Management
8 15 (26.79%) IIS
8 15 (26.79%) Law
8 15 (26.79%) Portfolio Management
8 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
8 15 (26.79%) Coaching
9 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 14 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 13 (23.21%) Service Management
10 13 (23.21%) Security Architecture
10 13 (23.21%) Test Strategy
10 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Management
11 12 (21.43%) Firewall
11 12 (21.43%) UNIX
11 12 (21.43%) Windows

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (26.79%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) Network Security
2 12 (21.43%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) LAN
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
5 3 (5.36%) Internet
6 1 (1.79%) Wireless
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (26.79%) Law
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Games
3 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Management Information System
2 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) UNIX
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Information Security
2 21 (37.50%) ITIL
3 15 (26.79%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) Performance Management
3 15 (26.79%) Portfolio Management
3 15 (26.79%) Mentoring
3 15 (26.79%) Coaching
4 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 13 (23.21%) Service Management
5 13 (23.21%) Security Architecture
5 13 (23.21%) Test Strategy
5 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (17.86%) Migration
7 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.29%) TOGAF
8 7 (12.50%) SIEM
9 6 (10.71%) Time Management
9 6 (10.71%) Information Security Management
9 6 (10.71%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) CISSP
2 18 (32.14%) Degree
3 11 (19.64%) CISA
4 10 (17.86%) CISM
4 10 (17.86%) PCI QSA
5 9 (16.07%) CRISC
6 2 (3.57%) OSCP
6 2 (3.57%) OSCE
6 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) CEH
6 2 (3.57%) ICAEW
6 2 (3.57%) ACCA
7 1 (1.79%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (46.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (44.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) ArcSight
2 17 (30.36%) Splunk
2 17 (30.36%) Cisco
3 16 (28.57%) Juniper
3 16 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 16 (28.57%) F5
4 14 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 11 (19.64%) Sourcefire
6 2 (3.57%) CA
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Google
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