The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 174 -
Rank change year-on-year -37 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.095% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Median salary £35,000 £85,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4120 3439 3202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.14% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3526 2957 2668
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 £25,000 £25,000
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%  

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Manchester

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Manchester

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Manchester

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 22301
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISA
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 22301
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
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