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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 231 229 178
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 19 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.35% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 15
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £39,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £64,000
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
6668 6815 5003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.43% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5405 3916
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 £25,000 £24,000 £22,733
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 18 £70,000 +55.55% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (42.11%) Cisco
2 23 (40.35%) Network Security
3 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
4 21 (36.84%) ArcSight
4 21 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 21 (36.84%) Information Security
5 20 (35.09%) LAN
6 19 (33.33%) WAN
7 18 (31.58%) CISSP
7 18 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
9 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
10 13 (22.81%) Blue Coat
10 13 (22.81%) Juniper
10 13 (22.81%) F5
10 13 (22.81%) Splunk
11 12 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
11 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
11 12 (21.05%) Coaching
11 12 (21.05%) IIS
11 12 (21.05%) UNIX
11 12 (21.05%) Windows
11 12 (21.05%) Project Management
11 12 (21.05%) Law
11 12 (21.05%) Degree
11 12 (21.05%) Performance Management
12 11 (19.30%) Oracle
12 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
12 11 (19.30%) ITIL
12 11 (19.30%) HP

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (21.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Network Security
2 20 (35.09%) LAN
3 19 (33.33%) WAN
4 10 (17.54%) Wireless Security
4 10 (17.54%) Wireless
5 9 (15.79%) Firewall
6 2 (3.51%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (21.05%) Law
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) UNIX
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Information Security
2 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
3 12 (21.05%) Project Management
3 12 (21.05%) Performance Management
3 12 (21.05%) Portfolio Management
3 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 12 (21.05%) Coaching
4 11 (19.30%) ITIL
5 10 (17.54%) Service Management
5 10 (17.54%) Test Strategy
5 10 (17.54%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (17.54%) Security Architecture
6 8 (14.04%) Migration
7 5 (8.77%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.26%) OWASP
8 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.51%) SIEM
9 2 (3.51%) Test Management
9 2 (3.51%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) CISSP
2 12 (21.05%) Degree
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (17.54%) HP ASE
4 5 (8.77%) CISA
5 3 (5.26%) PCI QSA
5 3 (5.26%) CEH
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) ICAEW
6 2 (3.51%) OSCP
6 2 (3.51%) OSCE
6 2 (3.51%) CISM
6 2 (3.51%) ACCA
7 1 (1.75%) CIMA
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CRISC
7 1 (1.75%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (26.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Cisco
2 21 (36.84%) CheckPoint
2 21 (36.84%) ArcSight
3 13 (22.81%) F5
3 13 (22.81%) Splunk
3 13 (22.81%) Blue Coat
3 13 (22.81%) Juniper
4 11 (19.30%) HP
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle
5 10 (17.54%) Huawei
6 9 (15.79%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.51%) CA
8 1 (1.75%) Google
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