The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / Yorkshire
Rank 223 235 235
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 5 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.095% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 21
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5167 6265 7198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.12% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 5214 5813
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +10 5 £43,000 -18.09%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Information Security
2 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
4 12 (40.00%) Security Architecture
5 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
6 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 10 (33.33%) Data Security
7 9 (30.00%) ISMS
7 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
7 9 (30.00%) Presales
7 9 (30.00%) Security Auditing
8 8 (26.67%) Security Management
8 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) Network Security
10 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.33%) SIEM
10 4 (13.33%) ISO22301
10 4 (13.33%) ISO27005
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (13.33%) ISO27002
11 3 (10.00%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) BBC
11 3 (10.00%) CISSP
11 3 (10.00%) Process Management
11 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
12 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
12 2 (6.67%) OSCP
12 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) BBC
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Kali Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (33.33%) Data Security
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 9 (30.00%) ISMS
4 9 (30.00%) Presales
4 9 (30.00%) Security Auditing
5 8 (26.67%) Information Security Management
5 8 (26.67%) Security Management
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (13.33%) SIEM
8 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) Process Management
9 2 (6.67%) Contact Management
9 2 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Ruby
1 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (6.67%) CREST Certified
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) OSCP
3 1 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (13.33%) ISO22301
3 4 (13.33%) ISO27002
3 4 (13.33%) ISO27005
4 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nessus
1 1 (3.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco
1 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle