The median annual salary for an IT Security Consultant was £47,500 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.

IT Security Consultant
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 179 179
Rank change year-on-year -26 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.057% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.058% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Median salary £47,500 £58,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.14% -16.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.83% +14.28%  

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%  

IT Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Consultant in Manchester

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Security Consultant in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT 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 IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) CEH
2 12 (70.59%) CIMA
2 12 (70.59%) CLAS
2 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
4 4 (23.53%) iPad
5 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
5 3 (17.65%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Splunk
6 1 (5.88%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) CISA
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Perl

IT 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:

General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) HPUX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) CISSP
2 12 (70.59%) CEH
2 12 (70.59%) CIMA
2 12 (70.59%) CLAS
3 3 (17.65%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.88%) CISA
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.88%) Splunk
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