The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 247 191 207
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 17 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.56% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.60% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 12
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7170 5033 5663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.51% 94.73% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 4011 4667
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £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 Yorkshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
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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
West Yorkshire -39 17 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 20 (48.78%) CISSP
3 11 (26.83%) Internet
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco
3 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
5 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.95%) Firewall
6 8 (19.51%) CCSA
6 8 (19.51%) CCSE
6 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.07%) Windows
7 7 (17.07%) Finance
7 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (14.63%) Network Security
8 6 (14.63%) Time Management
8 6 (14.63%) CCNP
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
9 5 (12.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
9 5 (12.20%) PCI QSA
9 5 (12.20%) Information Management
9 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
10 4 (9.76%) Project Management
10 4 (9.76%) Active Directory

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) Internet
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.51%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Information Security
2 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
4 5 (12.20%) Information Management
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Security Management
5 4 (9.76%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.32%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Business Development
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Use Case
7 2 (4.88%) Practice Management
7 2 (4.88%) SIEM
7 2 (4.88%) People Management
8 1 (2.44%) Change Control
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security Governance
8 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) CISSP
2 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CCSA
2 8 (19.51%) CCSE
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) CCNP
5 5 (12.20%) PCI QSA
6 4 (9.76%) CISM
7 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) CCNA
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
9 1 (2.44%) GIAC
9 1 (2.44%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 5 (12.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
4 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.88%) Splunk
5 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee
6 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.44%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.44%) Qualys
6 1 (2.44%) F5
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: £65,000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago