Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Security Consultant
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 266 284
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 12 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.39% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 39
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +4.76% -25.00%
10th Percentile £53,750 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

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 7,668 9,589 10,846
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 97.55% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6,295 8,066 9,121
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Yorkshire

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 Security Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
West Yorkshire +7 8 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South Yorkshire -1 3 £88,750 +18.33%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) IaaS
4 5 (41.67%) SaaS
4 5 (41.67%) PaaS
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (16.67%) Stealthwatch
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) PMO
6 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (16.67%) Meraki
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) IronPort
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
1 5 (41.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyber Defence
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (58.33%) Information Security
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) PMO
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) IronPort
1 2 (16.67%) Juniper
1 2 (16.67%) Meraki
1 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee