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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 222 225 185
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 19 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 27
Average salary £70,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+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
6459 6913 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 96.28% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 5444 3947
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
West Yorkshire -4 19 £70,000 +60.00%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (43.18%) Information Security
1 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 17 (38.64%) Network Security
2 17 (38.64%) Cisco
3 16 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (34.09%) LAN
4 15 (34.09%) WAN
5 13 (29.55%) CISSP
6 12 (27.27%) HP
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (25.00%) Wireless
7 11 (25.00%) Huawei
7 11 (25.00%) Wireless Security
7 11 (25.00%) HP ASE
7 11 (25.00%) ArcSight
8 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
8 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
9 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.18%) Project Management
9 8 (18.18%) IIS
9 8 (18.18%) UNIX
9 8 (18.18%) Windows
9 8 (18.18%) Degree
9 8 (18.18%) Performance Management
9 8 (18.18%) Law
9 8 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (18.18%) Coaching
9 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Network Security
2 15 (34.09%) LAN
2 15 (34.09%) WAN
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless Security
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (18.18%) Law
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) UNIX
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Information Security
2 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
3 8 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 8 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 8 (18.18%) Coaching
4 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
5 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.36%) Data Security
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.55%) SIEM
9 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.55%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) CISSP
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.00%) HP ASE
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) CISA
5 3 (6.82%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.55%) CISM
6 2 (4.55%) ICAEW
6 2 (4.55%) ACCA
7 1 (2.27%) CEH
7 1 (2.27%) CISMP
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (20.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 12 (27.27%) HP
4 11 (25.00%) Huawei
4 11 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle
5 7 (15.91%) Splunk
6 6 (13.64%) F5
6 6 (13.64%) Juniper
6 6 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 5 (11.36%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.55%) CA
9 1 (2.27%) Google
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