Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Security Consultant
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 197 223
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 19 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.37% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.80% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 42
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +30.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,350 £45,375 £32,475
90th Percentile £53,750 £70,875 £70,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.92% +30.00% +5.26%

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 4954 5864 6934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.08% 97.65% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4234 4846 5481
Leeds median annual salary £44,016 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.04% - -
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% - +1.14%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 15 (78.95%) Finance
1 15 (78.95%) CISSP
2 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (57.89%) CISM
4 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
5 7 (36.84%) CRAMM
5 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (26.32%) OWASP
7 5 (26.32%) IT Audit
8 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
8 4 (21.05%) CEH
8 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Data Management
9 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (15.79%) Security Auditing
9 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) CLAS
10 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (10.53%) Network Security
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA

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 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
3 7 (36.84%) CRAMM
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (26.32%) IT Audit
5 5 (26.32%) OWASP
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (15.79%) Data Management
7 3 (15.79%) Security Auditing
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) Remediation Plan
9 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
9 1 (5.26%) Presales
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CISSP
2 11 (57.89%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) CEH
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CIMA
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (10.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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