Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 274 300
Rank change year-on-year +42 +26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 20 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.12% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 7
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.09% +2.38%
10th Percentile £39,300 £42,400 £37,200
90th Percentile £56,000 £57,500 £45,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +22.09% +2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6669 7533 8926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 98.09% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 6507 7212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,725 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +37 20 £52,500 - 3
Information Security Consultant
Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (90.00%) Risk Management
4 17 (85.00%) Finance
5 16 (80.00%) CISSP
6 14 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (60.00%) CRAMM
7 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 10 (50.00%) CISM
9 8 (40.00%) Remediation Plan
10 7 (35.00%) OWASP
11 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
11 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (30.00%) ITIL
11 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
12 3 (15.00%) Windows
12 3 (15.00%) GDPR
12 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
12 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (10.00%) IT Audit
13 2 (10.00%) Oracle
13 2 (10.00%) Unix
13 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
14 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
14 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 14 (70.00%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (60.00%) CRAMM
5 8 (40.00%) Remediation Plan
6 7 (35.00%) OWASP
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
9 2 (10.00%) IT Audit
10 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (95.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (15.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle