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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 228 187 217
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.65% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 9
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
6991 5088 5679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.71% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 4045 4677
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 17 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
West Yorkshire -33 22 £43,750 -24.56% 2
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 39 (72.22%) Information Security
2 26 (48.15%) CISSP
3 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 12 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 11 (20.37%) Windows
6 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
6 11 (20.37%) Internet
7 10 (18.52%) Firewall
7 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.67%) Finance
8 9 (16.67%) Network Security
9 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (14.81%) CISM
9 8 (14.81%) CCSA
9 8 (14.81%) CCSE
9 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (12.96%) UNIX
10 7 (12.96%) Juniper
10 7 (12.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (12.96%) Fortinet
10 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
10 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (11.11%) CCNP
11 6 (11.11%) Time Management
11 6 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.26%) Security Management
12 5 (9.26%) Information Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
1 11 (20.37%) Internet
2 10 (18.52%) Firewall
3 9 (16.67%) Network Security
4 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
3 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 3 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Information Security
2 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 6 (11.11%) Time Management
4 5 (9.26%) Security Management
4 5 (9.26%) Information Management
4 5 (9.26%) Business Development
5 4 (7.41%) Practice Management
5 4 (7.41%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.41%) People Management
6 3 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Management
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Use Case
7 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) SIEM
8 1 (1.85%) Change Control
8 1 (1.85%) Information Security Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) CISSP
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.81%) CISM
2 8 (14.81%) CCSA
2 8 (14.81%) CCSE
3 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.11%) CCNP
5 5 (9.26%) PCI QSA
6 4 (7.41%) CISA
7 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.56%) CRISC
8 2 (3.70%) CCNA
8 2 (3.70%) Degree
9 1 (1.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
2 7 (12.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Cisco
2 12 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 7 (12.96%) Juniper
3 7 (12.96%) Fortinet
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
6 3 (5.56%) Symantec
6 3 (5.56%) Qualys
6 3 (5.56%) F5
6 3 (5.56%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.70%) Splunk
7 2 (3.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.85%) McAfee
8 1 (1.85%) SAP
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago