Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £56,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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

Security Consultant
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 237 278
Rank change year-on-year +4 +41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 29
West Yorkshire median annual salary £56,250 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +7.53%
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £35,550
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,875 £73,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.53%

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 6,650 7,059 8,775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.59% 97.80% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,691 6,145 7,270
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in West Yorkshire

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 Security Consultant within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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 +20 26 £56,250 +7.14% 3
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (65.38%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) CISSP
4 13 (50.00%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
6 10 (38.46%) CISM
7 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (34.62%) GDPR
8 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
9 6 (23.08%) CRAMM
9 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
10 5 (19.23%) Remediation Plan
10 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
10 5 (19.23%) Legal
11 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (15.38%) Law
11 4 (15.38%) ABAP
11 4 (15.38%) SAP
11 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (15.38%) OWASP
11 4 (15.38%) SAP GRC
11 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
11 4 (15.38%) Business Development
11 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) SAP Security
12 3 (11.54%) PCI QSA
12 3 (11.54%) Network Security

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Legal
3 4 (15.38%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
3 9 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (23.08%) CRAMM
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Remediation Plan
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
6 4 (15.38%) Business Development
6 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (15.38%) Data Privacy
6 4 (15.38%) OWASP
6 4 (15.38%) SAP Security
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) ISMS
8 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CISSP
2 10 (38.46%) CISM
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (73.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) GDPR
3 8 (30.77%) PCI DSS
4 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (11.54%) NIST 800
6 1 (3.85%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) CyberArk
2 3 (11.54%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle