The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 - 206
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 11 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.31% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 9
Median salary £42,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £41,450
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3465 3797 4540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.11% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3223 3634
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 10 £42,000 - 2
Information Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) CISSP
5 9 (60.00%) CISM
6 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (40.00%) IT Audit
8 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (26.67%) Data Management
9 4 (26.67%) CRAMM
9 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
9 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (20.00%) Internal Audit
10 3 (20.00%) OWASP
10 3 (20.00%) ISMS
10 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (20.00%) Security Management
10 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
11 2 (13.33%) Data Security
11 2 (13.33%) Legal
11 2 (13.33%) ITIL
11 2 (13.33%) Unix
11 2 (13.33%) Windows
11 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
11 2 (13.33%) Network Security
11 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) BBC
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) CRAMM
4 4 (26.67%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 3 (20.00%) Internal Audit
5 3 (20.00%) ISMS
5 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Data Security
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) CEH
3 1 (6.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago