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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 195 157 179
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 21 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.70% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.74% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 5
Average salary £43,750 £58,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.56% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
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
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -26 16 £42,500 -29.16%
Bradford -17 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (75.00%) Information Security
2 24 (50.00%) CISSP
3 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco
5 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (22.92%) Internet
7 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 10 (20.83%) Windows
8 9 (18.75%) Finance
8 9 (18.75%) Firewall
9 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 8 (16.67%) CCSA
9 8 (16.67%) CCSE
9 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (16.67%) Network Security
10 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.58%) CISM
11 6 (12.50%) Fortinet
11 6 (12.50%) Juniper
11 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (12.50%) UNIX
11 6 (12.50%) CCNP
11 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (12.50%) Time Management
11 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
11 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (10.42%) PCI QSA
12 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.42%) Information Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) Internet
2 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 9 (18.75%) Firewall
4 8 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (16.67%) Network Security
5 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Information Security
2 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (12.50%) Time Management
4 5 (10.42%) Security Management
4 5 (10.42%) Information Management
5 4 (8.33%) Business Development
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.25%) People Management
6 3 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Practice Management
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.08%) Security Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.67%) CCSA
2 8 (16.67%) CCSE
3 7 (14.58%) CISM
3 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.50%) CCNP
5 5 (10.42%) PCI QSA
6 4 (8.33%) CISA
7 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.25%) CRISC
8 2 (4.17%) CCNA
9 1 (2.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco
2 12 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.50%) Juniper
3 6 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (4.17%) Sourcefire
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec
6 2 (4.17%) Qualys
6 2 (4.17%) F5
6 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (4.17%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.17%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago