Period
to 25 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 272 283 313
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 34 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 16
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,000 £62,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.80% +39.66% -31.15%
10th Percentile £41,500 £52,125 £36,500
90th Percentile £68,700 £82,500 £56,875
England median annual salary £64,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -4.00%

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 7,404 9,427 10,476
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.15% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,012 7,977 8,956
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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
North Yorkshire -26 17 £52,000 -20.00%
West Yorkshire +39 16 £50,000 -20.00% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 £59,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 20 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (55.88%) Management Information System
4 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (50.00%) Network Security
6 16 (47.06%) Time Management
6 16 (47.06%) Product Management
6 16 (47.06%) Ruckus Wireless
6 16 (47.06%) Meraki
6 16 (47.06%) Customer-Centricity
6 16 (47.06%) Technical Leadership
6 16 (47.06%) Strategic Roadmap
6 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 16 (47.06%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (47.06%) IT Strategy
6 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
6 16 (47.06%) Presales
6 16 (47.06%) ISO 22301
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco
6 16 (47.06%) CCNP
6 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (47.06%) MS Visio
6 16 (47.06%) LAN
6 16 (47.06%) WAN
6 16 (47.06%) ISO 9001
6 16 (47.06%) Fortinet
6 16 (47.06%) Huawei
6 16 (47.06%) Brocade
7 9 (26.47%) Information Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 17 (50.00%) Network Security
4 16 (47.06%) LAN
4 16 (47.06%) WAN
5 6 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Management Information System
2 16 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Cyberattack
3 4 (11.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (47.06%) Customer Requirements
2 16 (47.06%) Customer-Centricity
2 16 (47.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 16 (47.06%) IT Strategy
2 16 (47.06%) Presales
2 16 (47.06%) Product Management
2 16 (47.06%) Strategic Roadmap
2 16 (47.06%) Technical Leadership
2 16 (47.06%) Time Management
3 9 (26.47%) Information Security
4 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (20.59%) Security Operations
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.65%) SIEM
7 5 (14.71%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (11.76%) Anomaly Detection
8 4 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (11.76%) Information Management
8 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) PHP
1 2 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 4 (11.76%) OSCP
3 3 (8.82%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) CREST Certified
3 3 (8.82%) CRISC
3 3 (8.82%) GPEN
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) CISA
4 2 (5.88%) GIAC
5 1 (2.94%) CGEIT
5 1 (2.94%) CISMP
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) GWAPT
5 1 (2.94%) GXPN
5 1 (2.94%) OSCE
5 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (47.06%) ISO 22301
2 16 (47.06%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (2.94%) GDPR
4 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.94%) NIST
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Brocade
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco
1 16 (47.06%) Fortinet
1 16 (47.06%) Huawei
1 16 (47.06%) Meraki
1 16 (47.06%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.94%) F5