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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 129 143 125
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 84 77 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.89% 1.54% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.60% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 58
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
4300 4799 5214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.69% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3479 3644 3684
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 58 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Maidenhead +3 6 £72,500 +45.00%
Slough +15 4 £47,500 -29.62%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (55.74%) Cybersecurity
2 95 (51.91%) Information Security
3 69 (37.70%) Finance
4 57 (31.15%) SIEM
5 49 (26.78%) Data Protection
6 45 (24.59%) PKI
7 44 (24.04%) Fraud Detection
8 42 (22.95%) Firewall
9 40 (21.86%) Threat Analysis
10 36 (19.67%) Identity Management
10 36 (19.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 32 (17.49%) Presales
12 31 (16.94%) Security Cleared
12 31 (16.94%) CISSP
13 30 (16.39%) Security Architecture
13 30 (16.39%) Security Operations
14 28 (15.30%) Security Operations Centre
14 28 (15.30%) ArcSight
15 27 (14.75%) SC Cleared
16 23 (12.57%) CheckPoint
17 22 (12.02%) Palo Alto
18 21 (11.48%) C
18 21 (11.48%) Cisco
19 19 (10.38%) Blue Coat
19 19 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 18 (9.84%) Network Security
20 18 (9.84%) CISM
21 17 (9.29%) CISA
21 17 (9.29%) Risk Management
21 17 (9.29%) 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 10 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (6.01%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.95%) Firewall
2 18 (9.84%) Network Security
3 11 (6.01%) Internet
4 9 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.19%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (2.19%) LAN
5 4 (2.19%) VPN
5 4 (2.19%) WAN
5 4 (2.19%) Wireless
6 3 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.09%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.55%) DNS
8 1 (0.55%) Intranet
8 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.37%) Big Data
3 6 (3.28%) SAP BI
4 5 (2.73%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Metasploit
General
1 69 (37.70%) Finance
2 14 (7.65%) Banking
3 8 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.28%) Retail
5 4 (2.19%) Billing
5 4 (2.19%) Legal
6 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.37%) Regular Expression
1 8 (4.37%) ZeroMQ
2 5 (2.73%) Flash
2 5 (2.73%) HTML
2 5 (2.73%) HTML5
2 5 (2.73%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.59%) PKI
2 28 (15.30%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (7.65%) Driving Licence
4 10 (5.46%) Cyber Attack
4 10 (5.46%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.37%) iPad
6 5 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.73%) Cybercrime
6 5 (2.73%) Device Driver
6 5 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.64%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.55%) CESG
10 1 (0.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Windows
2 15 (8.20%) Linux
2 15 (8.20%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.37%) CentOS
4 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.64%) Debian
6 2 (1.09%) Unix
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (55.74%) Cybersecurity
2 95 (51.91%) Information Security
3 57 (31.15%) SIEM
4 49 (26.78%) Data Protection
5 44 (24.04%) Fraud Detection
6 40 (21.86%) Threat Analysis
7 36 (19.67%) Identity Management
7 36 (19.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 32 (17.49%) Presales
9 30 (16.39%) Security Architecture
9 30 (16.39%) Security Operations
10 17 (9.29%) Risk Management
11 16 (8.74%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (7.65%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (7.10%) Identity Access Management
13 13 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (6.01%) Project Management
14 11 (6.01%) SAP Security
15 8 (4.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.48%) C
2 9 (4.92%) Python
3 8 (4.37%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.83%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.28%) Perl
6 4 (2.19%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (16.94%) CISSP
1 31 (16.94%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.84%) CISM
4 17 (9.29%) CISA
5 12 (6.56%) Degree
6 7 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.28%) CCNP
8 5 (2.73%) IISP
8 5 (2.73%) PMP
9 4 (2.19%) CCSA
9 4 (2.19%) CCSE
9 4 (2.19%) SANS
10 3 (1.64%) CCIE
10 3 (1.64%) CLAS
11 2 (1.09%) CCNA
11 2 (1.09%) MCSE
11 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.55%) CCDP
12 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.73%) GxP
2 5 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) UAG
3 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.37%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.09%) QRadar
3 1 (0.55%) Core Impact
3 1 (0.55%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (0.55%) Nessus
3 1 (0.55%) vMotion
3 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (15.30%) ArcSight
2 23 (12.57%) CheckPoint
3 22 (12.02%) Palo Alto
4 21 (11.48%) Cisco
5 19 (10.38%) Blue Coat
6 17 (9.29%) F5
6 17 (9.29%) Juniper
7 16 (8.74%) Fortinet
8 12 (6.56%) SAP
9 10 (5.46%) Intel Security
10 6 (3.28%) Forcepoint
11 5 (2.73%) VMware
12 4 (2.19%) Microsoft
12 4 (2.19%) Sourcefire
13 3 (1.64%) Aerohive Networks
14 2 (1.09%) Aruba
14 2 (1.09%) Clearswift
14 2 (1.09%) LogRhythm
14 2 (1.09%) MobileIron
14 2 (1.09%) Ruckus Wireless
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