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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 152 159 125
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 60 57 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.33% 1.14% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.18% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 53
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
4343 4812 5588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.19% 95.95% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3451 3726 3851
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +18 40 £53,750 -14.00% 2
Slough - 4 £48,000 -
Maidenhead -11 3 £72,500 +45.00%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 90 (55.21%) Information Security
2 80 (49.08%) Cybersecurity
3 58 (35.58%) Finance
4 52 (31.90%) SIEM
5 41 (25.15%) Data Protection
5 41 (25.15%) Firewall
6 39 (23.93%) PKI
7 34 (20.86%) Fraud Detection
8 32 (19.63%) CISSP
9 30 (18.40%) Threat Analysis
9 30 (18.40%) Presales
10 29 (17.79%) Identity Management
10 29 (17.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
11 23 (14.11%) Security Architecture
12 22 (13.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (13.50%) ArcSight
12 22 (13.50%) Security Operations
13 20 (12.27%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (12.27%) Palo Alto
13 20 (12.27%) CheckPoint
13 20 (12.27%) Linux
14 19 (11.66%) Cisco
14 19 (11.66%) CISM
14 19 (11.66%) SC Cleared
15 18 (11.04%) F5
15 18 (11.04%) CISA
15 18 (11.04%) Risk Management
15 18 (11.04%) Blue Coat
15 18 (11.04%) Windows

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 11 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.23%) Drupal
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.13%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (25.15%) Firewall
2 16 (9.82%) Network Security
3 9 (5.52%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (4.91%) Internet
5 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.45%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (2.45%) LAN
6 4 (2.45%) VPN
6 4 (2.45%) WAN
6 4 (2.45%) Wireless
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.23%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.61%) DNS
8 1 (0.61%) Intranet
8 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.91%) Big Data
3 6 (3.68%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.07%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.07%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (35.58%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) Banking
3 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.45%) Billing
5 3 (1.84%) Retail
6 2 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) Regular Expression
2 8 (4.91%) ZeroMQ
3 7 (4.29%) SAML
4 2 (1.23%) Flash
4 2 (1.23%) HTML
4 2 (1.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.93%) PKI
2 20 (12.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (7.36%) Driving Licence
4 10 (6.13%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.29%) iPad
6 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.07%) Cybercrime
7 4 (2.45%) Cyber Attack
7 4 (2.45%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.84%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.23%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.61%) CESG
10 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Linux
2 18 (11.04%) Windows
3 16 (9.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.91%) CentOS
5 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.45%) Unix
7 3 (1.84%) Debian
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.61%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (55.21%) Information Security
2 80 (49.08%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (31.90%) SIEM
4 41 (25.15%) Data Protection
5 34 (20.86%) Fraud Detection
6 30 (18.40%) Presales
6 30 (18.40%) Threat Analysis
7 29 (17.79%) Identity Management
7 29 (17.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 23 (14.11%) Security Architecture
9 22 (13.50%) Security Operations
10 18 (11.04%) Risk Management
11 17 (10.43%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (9.20%) Regulatory Compliance
13 14 (8.59%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (6.13%) Identity Access Management
16 10 (6.13%) SAP Security
17 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.20%) C
2 10 (6.13%) Python
3 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.29%) Perl
5 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.07%) SQL
7 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (19.63%) CISSP
2 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.66%) CISM
3 19 (11.66%) SC Cleared
4 18 (11.04%) CISA
5 13 (7.98%) Degree
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.07%) PMP
7 4 (2.45%) CCNP
7 4 (2.45%) SANS
8 2 (1.23%) CCNA
8 2 (1.23%) CCSA
8 2 (1.23%) CCSE
8 2 (1.23%) IISP
8 2 (1.23%) MCSE
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.61%) CCDP
9 1 (0.61%) CCIE
9 1 (0.61%) CEH
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.07%) GxP
3 5 (3.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.84%) COBIT
6 1 (0.61%) ISO22301
System Software
1 13 (7.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) UAG
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.91%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.61%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.61%) Nessus
2 1 (0.61%) QRadar
2 1 (0.61%) vMotion
2 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (13.50%) ArcSight
2 20 (12.27%) CheckPoint
2 20 (12.27%) Palo Alto
3 19 (11.66%) Cisco
4 18 (11.04%) Blue Coat
4 18 (11.04%) F5
5 15 (9.20%) Fortinet
6 14 (8.59%) Juniper
7 11 (6.75%) SAP
8 10 (6.13%) Intel Security
9 5 (3.07%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.07%) VMware
10 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.45%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.84%) Splunk
12 2 (1.23%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (1.23%) Aruba
12 2 (1.23%) Clearswift
12 2 (1.23%) MobileIron
12 2 (1.23%) Ruckus Wireless
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