The median annual salary for a IT Security Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Consultant
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 186 205 222
Rank change year-on-year +19 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.028% 0.16% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.16% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% +9.09%  

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 3479 4300 4923
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.78% 96.85% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3082 3563 3939
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Security Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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 +12 1 £47,500 -26.92%
IT Security Consultant
Yorkshire

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
1 8 (61.54%) Presales
1 8 (61.54%) Security Auditing
2 4 (30.77%) ISO27002
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) ISO22301
2 4 (30.77%) ISO27005
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Protection
1 8 (61.54%) Presales
1 8 (61.54%) Security Auditing
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO22301
1 4 (30.77%) ISO27002
1 4 (30.77%) ISO27005
2 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS