The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 182 192
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 12 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.60% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 10
Median salary £46,000 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.23% +73.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,250 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £72,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.00% +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 3427 3857 4519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.52% 98.07% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3259 3623
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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 -4 10 £42,000 -35.38% 2
Security Consultant
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (58.82%) CISSP
4 9 (52.94%) CISM
5 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
6 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (35.29%) IT Audit
7 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
8 4 (23.53%) Data Management
8 4 (23.53%) CRAMM
8 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Legal
9 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
9 3 (17.65%) ISMS
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) Security Management
9 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (17.65%) Network Security
9 3 (17.65%) OWASP
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (11.76%) Security Operations

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 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) DWDM
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPLS
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) BBC
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Information Security
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) IT Audit
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) CRAMM
4 4 (23.53%) Data Management
4 4 (23.53%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 3 (17.65%) Internal Audit
5 3 (17.65%) ISMS
5 3 (17.65%) OWASP
5 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (17.65%) Security Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) Data Security
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
6 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CISSP
2 9 (52.94%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CEH
3 1 (5.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (76.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
3 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (5.88%) COBIT
4 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Juniper
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Qualys
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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