Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 239 257
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 14 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.050% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.052% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 15
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £37,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.32% -5.13% -6.02%
10th Percentile £37,725 £36,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,600 £42,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £37,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +24.32% -5.13% -6.02%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4911 5823 6983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.06% 97.67% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4188 4808 5519
Leeds median annual salary £44,506 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.26% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
3 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (78.57%) CISSP
5 9 (64.29%) CISM
6 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
7 7 (50.00%) CRAMM
7 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (35.71%) OWASP
9 5 (35.71%) IT Audit
10 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
10 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (21.43%) Data Management
11 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
12 2 (14.29%) ITIL
12 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
12 2 (14.29%) Unix
12 2 (14.29%) Windows
12 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
13 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
13 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
13 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
13 1 (7.14%) Oracle
13 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
13 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
13 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit

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 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 7 (50.00%) CRAMM
4 6 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (35.71%) IT Audit
5 5 (35.71%) OWASP
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Data Management
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
9 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
9 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle