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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 158 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 24 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.49% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.57% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 65 58
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +16 16 £60,000 +4.34%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 50 (87.72%) Information Security
2 29 (50.88%) Linux
3 28 (49.12%) Unix
3 28 (49.12%) SSL
4 26 (45.61%) Risk Management
5 22 (38.60%) Blue Coat
6 21 (36.84%) F5
6 21 (36.84%) HTTP
6 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
9 10 (17.54%) Firewall
10 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
11 8 (14.04%) Network Security
11 8 (14.04%) VPN
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco
11 8 (14.04%) CISSP
11 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
11 8 (14.04%) Palo Alto
12 7 (12.28%) Threat Management
12 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
12 7 (12.28%) Security Patching
12 7 (12.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 7 (12.28%) Windows
12 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
12 7 (12.28%) Change Management
12 7 (12.28%) VMware
12 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX

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:

Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
1 5 (8.77%) MS Project
1 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) SSL
2 21 (36.84%) HTTP
2 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) Firewall
4 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (14.04%) Network Security
4 8 (14.04%) VPN
5 7 (12.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (10.53%) Legal
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Swedish Language
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (1.75%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 7 (12.28%) iPad
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Fintech
3 5 (8.77%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) CESG
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.75%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) Linux
2 28 (49.12%) Unix
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (87.72%) Information Security
2 26 (45.61%) Risk Management
3 12 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
5 7 (12.28%) Change Management
5 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (12.28%) Patch Management
5 7 (12.28%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Security Patching
5 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.28%) Threat Management
6 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.77%) Information Security Management
6 5 (8.77%) ISMS
6 5 (8.77%) Scorecard
6 5 (8.77%) Security Management
6 5 (8.77%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) OWASP
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Java
2 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) Perl
2 3 (5.26%) PHP
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.26%) Python
2 3 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) CISSP
2 6 (10.53%) CISA
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) CISM
3 5 (8.77%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) ISSAP
4 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) CLAS
6 2 (3.51%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.75%) CCNA
7 1 (1.75%) CCNP
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (29.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.77%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.75%) COBIT
4 1 (1.75%) COSO
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.75%) Core Impact
2 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Blue Coat
2 21 (36.84%) F5
3 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
3 8 (14.04%) Cisco
3 8 (14.04%) Palo Alto
4 7 (12.28%) Imperva
4 7 (12.28%) LogLogic
4 7 (12.28%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.75%) Splunk
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago