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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 160 179 159
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 41 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 1.03% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.08% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 37
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +8.57%
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
4033 5110 5622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.75% 95.96% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 4088 3812
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +31 25 £53,750 +13.15%
Slough - 4 £48,500 - 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £72,500 +45.00%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 73 (56.59%) Information Security
2 53 (41.09%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (32.56%) Finance
4 35 (27.13%) SIEM
5 32 (24.81%) Firewall
5 32 (24.81%) Data Protection
6 27 (20.93%) PKI
7 25 (19.38%) Presales
8 22 (17.05%) Linux
8 22 (17.05%) CISSP
8 22 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (17.05%) Fraud Detection
9 20 (15.50%) Security Cleared
10 19 (14.73%) Security Architecture
10 19 (14.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 18 (13.95%) Threat Analysis
11 18 (13.95%) Identity Management
12 16 (12.40%) Blue Coat
12 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
12 16 (12.40%) F5
13 15 (11.63%) CheckPoint
13 15 (11.63%) Cisco
13 15 (11.63%) Windows
14 14 (10.85%) Risk Management
14 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (10.85%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (10.85%) Palo Alto
14 14 (10.85%) Windows Server
15 13 (10.08%) Degree
15 13 (10.08%) CISA

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 10 (7.75%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.55%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (24.81%) Firewall
2 8 (6.20%) Network Security
2 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (3.88%) VPN
5 4 (3.10%) Internet
5 4 (3.10%) LAN
5 4 (3.10%) WAN
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.33%) HTTP
6 3 (2.33%) SSL
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.55%) Wireless
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.78%) Intranet
8 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.43%) Big Data
3 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.55%) Billing
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) Regular Expression
2 7 (5.43%) SAML
2 7 (5.43%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.93%) PKI
2 10 (7.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (6.98%) Driving Licence
4 8 (6.20%) iPad
5 7 (5.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Cybercrime
7 4 (3.10%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.33%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.78%) CESG
10 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Linux
2 15 (11.63%) Windows
3 14 (10.85%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.20%) CentOS
5 7 (5.43%) Unix
6 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.33%) Debian
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.78%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (56.59%) Information Security
2 53 (41.09%) Cybersecurity
3 35 (27.13%) SIEM
4 32 (24.81%) Data Protection
5 25 (19.38%) Presales
6 22 (17.05%) Fraud Detection
7 19 (14.73%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 19 (14.73%) Security Architecture
8 18 (13.95%) Identity Management
8 18 (13.95%) Threat Analysis
9 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (10.85%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (10.85%) Risk Management
10 12 (9.30%) Security Operations
11 9 (6.98%) Regulatory Compliance
11 9 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (6.20%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (6.20%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.65%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) C
2 9 (6.98%) Python
3 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.43%) Perl
5 4 (3.10%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (17.05%) CISSP
2 20 (15.50%) Security Cleared
3 16 (12.40%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.08%) CISA
4 13 (10.08%) Degree
5 11 (8.53%) CISM
6 5 (3.88%) CCNP
6 5 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.88%) PMP
7 3 (2.33%) CCNA
7 3 (2.33%) CLAS
8 2 (1.55%) CCSA
8 2 (1.55%) CCSE
9 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.78%) CCDE
9 1 (0.78%) CCDP
9 1 (0.78%) CCIE
9 1 (0.78%) CCSP
9 1 (0.78%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.88%) GxP
3 5 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.55%) COBIT
5 1 (0.78%) ISO22301
System Software
1 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Snort
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.78%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.78%) QRadar
2 1 (0.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (12.40%) Blue Coat
1 16 (12.40%) F5
2 15 (11.63%) CheckPoint
2 15 (11.63%) Cisco
3 14 (10.85%) Palo Alto
4 10 (7.75%) ArcSight
5 9 (6.98%) Fortinet
5 9 (6.98%) Juniper
6 7 (5.43%) Intel Security
6 7 (5.43%) SAP
7 5 (3.88%) VMware
8 3 (2.33%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.33%) Splunk
9 2 (1.55%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.55%) Intel
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.78%) 3Com
10 1 (0.78%) Gemalto
10 1 (0.78%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago