The table below looks at the statistics for the Cybersecurity Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Consultant
Rank 219 219 223
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 15 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 4
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.80%
Cybersecurity Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cybersecurity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 11 £57,500 -23.33%
Cybersecurity Consultant
South East

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (43.75%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 6 (37.50%) Threat Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (31.25%) PKI
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (25.00%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
6 2 (12.50%) CLAS
6 2 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (12.50%) SANS
6 2 (12.50%) C
6 2 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) CESG
6 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) PKI
2 4 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (12.50%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (43.75%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 6 (37.50%) Threat Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 5 (31.25%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (25.00%) Information Security
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 1 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (25.00%) CISM
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) CLAS
2 2 (12.50%) SANS
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) ArcSight