The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Security Consultant
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 153 145
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.16% 0.65% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.67% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 19
Median salary £40,250 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.07% +30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £49,750 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £66,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +11.11%  

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 2486 3127 3443
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 97.14% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 2523 2726
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Leeds

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (28.57%) Presales
4 6 (28.57%) Security Auditing
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) CISSP
6 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Security
6 4 (19.05%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 4 (19.05%) ISO27002
6 4 (19.05%) ISO22301
6 4 (19.05%) ISO27005
7 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) ISMS
7 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) CISM
8 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Burp Suite
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) BBC
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Kali Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (28.57%) Presales
3 6 (28.57%) Security Auditing
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Data Security
5 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Security Management
5 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 3 (14.29%) ISMS
7 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 2 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
1 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) CISM
2 2 (9.52%) CREST Certified
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) OSCP
3 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (19.05%) ISO22301
3 4 (19.05%) ISO27002
3 4 (19.05%) ISO27005
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco
1 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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