The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 114 133 146
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 103 93 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.28% 1.82% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.37% 1.91% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 58
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+21.35% -1.90%
Security 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
4338 4868 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.14% 95.39% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3637 3756
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +36 57 £60,500 -3.20% 6
Maidenhead +7 5 £73,750 +34.09% 1
Slough -5 2 £67,500 +37.75%
Bracknell -11 1 £60,000 +25.00%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 102 (56.67%) Cybersecurity
2 77 (42.78%) Information Security
3 53 (29.44%) Finance
4 47 (26.11%) SIEM
5 43 (23.89%) Data Protection
6 41 (22.78%) Fraud Detection
7 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
7 38 (21.11%) PKI
7 38 (21.11%) Threat Analysis
8 34 (18.89%) Security Architecture
8 34 (18.89%) Identity Management
8 34 (18.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 32 (17.78%) SC Cleared
10 31 (17.22%) Presales
10 31 (17.22%) Firewall
10 31 (17.22%) CISSP
11 29 (16.11%) Security Operations
12 26 (14.44%) Security Operations Centre
12 26 (14.44%) Juniper
12 26 (14.44%) ArcSight
12 26 (14.44%) Network Security
13 24 (13.33%) Palo Alto
13 24 (13.33%) CheckPoint
14 21 (11.67%) C
14 21 (11.67%) Cisco
15 20 (11.11%) F5
16 18 (10.00%) Fortinet
16 18 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
16 18 (10.00%) Blue Coat
16 18 (10.00%) CISM

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.22%) Firewall
2 26 (14.44%) Network Security
3 12 (6.67%) Wireless
4 11 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (5.56%) Internet
6 9 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (3.33%) LAN
7 6 (3.33%) SAN
8 5 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.22%) FCoE
9 4 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (2.22%) WAN
9 4 (2.22%) Wireless Security
10 2 (1.11%) BGP
10 2 (1.11%) Bluetooth
10 2 (1.11%) OSPF
10 2 (1.11%) SSL
10 2 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.44%) Big Data
2 6 (3.33%) SAP BI
2 6 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Metasploit
General
1 53 (29.44%) Finance
2 13 (7.22%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Retail
4 5 (2.78%) Billing
4 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.11%) Electronics
6 2 (1.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.11%) Military
7 1 (0.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.78%) Flash
1 5 (2.78%) HTML
1 5 (2.78%) HTML5
1 5 (2.78%) ZeroMQ
2 4 (2.22%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.11%) PKI
2 26 (14.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (7.22%) Driving Licence
4 11 (6.11%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (3.89%) iPad
7 5 (2.78%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.78%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.67%) CESG
8 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.67%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.56%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.00%) Windows
2 7 (3.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.33%) Linux
4 5 (2.78%) CentOS
5 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) KNOPPIX
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.67%) Cybersecurity
2 77 (42.78%) Information Security
3 47 (26.11%) SIEM
4 43 (23.89%) Data Protection
5 41 (22.78%) Fraud Detection
6 38 (21.11%) Threat Analysis
7 34 (18.89%) Identity Management
7 34 (18.89%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 34 (18.89%) Security Architecture
8 31 (17.22%) Presales
9 29 (16.11%) Security Operations
10 18 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (9.44%) Identity Access Management
12 13 (7.22%) Penetration Testing
12 13 (7.22%) Risk Management
13 12 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (4.44%) Security Testing
16 7 (3.89%) Business Development
16 7 (3.89%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.67%) C
2 8 (4.44%) Python
3 6 (3.33%) SQL
4 5 (2.78%) Perl
4 5 (2.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.11%) C++
6 2 (1.11%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 31 (17.22%) CISSP
4 18 (10.00%) CISM
5 16 (8.89%) CISA
6 9 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (4.44%) CCNP
8 7 (3.89%) CCIE
9 6 (3.33%) CLAS
9 6 (3.33%) SANS
10 5 (2.78%) IISP
11 4 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (1.67%) Degree
13 2 (1.11%) CCSA
13 2 (1.11%) CCSE
13 2 (1.11%) MCSE
13 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.56%) CEH
14 1 (0.56%) GIAC
14 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) GxP
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.11%) Firmware
3 2 (1.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.56%) UAG
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.11%) QRadar
4 1 (0.56%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.56%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.56%) Nessus
4 1 (0.56%) vMotion
4 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (14.44%) ArcSight
1 26 (14.44%) Juniper
2 24 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 24 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 21 (11.67%) Cisco
4 20 (11.11%) F5
5 18 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 18 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 12 (6.67%) Sourcefire
7 9 (5.00%) Forcepoint
7 9 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 7 (3.89%) SAP
9 6 (3.33%) Aruba
10 5 (2.78%) 3Com
10 5 (2.78%) HP
11 4 (2.22%) IronPort
11 4 (2.22%) Meraki
11 4 (2.22%) ProCurve
11 4 (2.22%) Splunk
12 3 (1.67%) Qualys
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Varied Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
CGI IT UK
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago