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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 161 187 154
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 32 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 1.02% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.07% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 59 66
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £47,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% -1.73%
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
3879 5724 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.19% 96.04% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 4678 3860
Median salary £49,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +33 22 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -
Slough - 2 £48,500 -
Bracknell +12 1 £65,000 +20.93%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 65 (71.43%) Information Security
2 28 (30.77%) Linux
3 26 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (27.47%) Finance
4 25 (27.47%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (25.27%) Risk Management
6 22 (24.18%) Data Protection
7 21 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 21 (23.08%) F5
8 19 (20.88%) Unix
9 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
10 17 (18.68%) CISSP
10 17 (18.68%) SIEM
11 15 (16.48%) SSL
12 14 (15.38%) HTTP
12 14 (15.38%) Firewall
12 14 (15.38%) Degree
12 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 13 (14.29%) CISA
14 12 (13.19%) PCI DSS
14 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
14 12 (13.19%) PKI
15 11 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
15 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.09%) CISM
15 11 (12.09%) Presales
16 10 (10.99%) iPad
16 10 (10.99%) Security Architecture
17 9 (9.89%) Windows
18 8 (8.79%) Threat Analysis

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 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.20%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Office
2 5 (5.49%) MS Project
2 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
2 15 (16.48%) SSL
3 14 (15.38%) Firewall
3 14 (15.38%) HTTP
4 4 (4.40%) Network Security
4 4 (4.40%) VPN
5 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.10%) Intranet
7 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) Big Data
2 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.20%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (27.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Legal
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) Regular Expression
1 4 (4.40%) SAML
2 2 (2.20%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (1.10%) Flash
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) PKI
2 10 (10.99%) iPad
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Fintech
3 5 (5.49%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.40%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.40%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.10%) CESG
7 1 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Linux
2 19 (20.88%) Unix
3 9 (9.89%) Windows
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.30%) Debian
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.10%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (71.43%) Information Security
2 25 (27.47%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (25.27%) Risk Management
4 22 (24.18%) Data Protection
5 17 (18.68%) SIEM
6 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (12.09%) Presales
7 10 (10.99%) Security Architecture
8 8 (8.79%) Fraud Detection
8 8 (8.79%) Threat Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Identity Management
9 7 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 7 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.59%) Process Improvement
11 5 (5.49%) Information Security Management
11 5 (5.49%) Internal Audit
11 5 (5.49%) Security Management
11 5 (5.49%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
2 4 (4.40%) Perl
2 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.40%) Python
3 3 (3.30%) C
3 3 (3.30%) SQL
4 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) CISSP
2 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.29%) CISA
4 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
5 11 (12.09%) CISM
6 5 (5.49%) ISSAP
7 4 (4.40%) PMP
8 3 (3.30%) CCNP
8 3 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.30%) CLAS
9 2 (2.20%) CCNA
10 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.10%) CCSA
10 1 (1.10%) CCSE
10 1 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.10%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.10%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.49%) ISO27002
4 4 (4.40%) GxP
4 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.30%) COBIT
6 1 (1.10%) COSO
6 1 (1.10%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Snort
3 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Core Impact
1 1 (1.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.10%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Blue Coat
1 21 (23.08%) F5
2 6 (6.59%) CheckPoint
2 6 (6.59%) Cisco
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.49%) Palo Alto
3 5 (5.49%) SAP
3 5 (5.49%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) Fortinet
5 3 (3.30%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.20%) Juniper
6 2 (2.20%) Splunk
7 1 (1.10%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.10%) Imperva
7 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.10%) LogLogic
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle
7 1 (1.10%) Sourcefire
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