Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 325 356
Rank change year-on-year +36 +31 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 23 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.072% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.074% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 8
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +19.19% +2.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,350 £38,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,625 £48,350
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9637 10884 12858
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.91% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8094 9202 10544
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Yorkshire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire +20 19 £52,500 +2.44% 4
North Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 19 (82.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (82.61%) CISSP
3 17 (73.91%) Risk Management
4 13 (56.52%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (56.52%) CISM
5 12 (52.17%) CRAMM
5 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 7 (30.43%) Remediation Plan
6 7 (30.43%) OWASP
7 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
9 3 (13.04%) Firmware
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) CISA
9 3 (13.04%) Network Security
9 3 (13.04%) GSEC
9 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) GDPR
9 3 (13.04%) Compliance Audit
10 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
10 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture

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

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (73.91%) Risk Management
3 13 (56.52%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (52.17%) CRAMM
5 7 (30.43%) OWASP
5 7 (30.43%) Remediation Plan
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
6 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Compliance Audit
7 3 (13.04%) Data Privacy
8 2 (8.70%) IT Audit
8 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
9 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
9 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
9 1 (4.35%) SIEM
9 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) CISSP
2 13 (56.52%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) CISA
3 3 (13.04%) GSEC
4 2 (8.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (13.04%) GDPR
4 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle