Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Security Consultant
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 218 255
Rank change year-on-year +17 +37 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 12 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.25% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 5
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.09% +8.86%
10th Percentile £38,250 £47,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £57,500 £45,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +22.09% +8.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,653 5,203 6,602
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 97.82% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,953 4,487 5,406
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Information Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (75.00%) CISSP
3 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 6 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
3 6 (50.00%) CRAMM
4 5 (41.67%) CISM
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) OWASP
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) GDPR
6 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (50.00%) CRAMM
3 6 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (25.00%) OWASP
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle