The median annual salary for a Information Security Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
North West / Manchester
Rank - 175 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  

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 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) IISP
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Splunk
2 8 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
2 8 (88.89%) ArcSight
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 8 (88.89%) Compliance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Law
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (88.89%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
1 8 (88.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (88.89%) Compliance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Portfolio Management
2 8 (88.89%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 8 (88.89%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) IISP
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (88.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) ArcSight
1 8 (88.89%) Splunk