The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 77 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.30% 1.35% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £55,500 £81,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.90% +262.22%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
Security Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
603 635 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.50% 95.35% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 467 494 545
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) Snort
3 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) OSCP
4 1 (25.00%) OSCE
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) CEH
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) OSCP
2 1 (25.00%) OSCE
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Websense
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft