The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 136 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £61,250 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +35.80%
IT Security Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2254 1946 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.04% 96.38% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1620 1625
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the Birmingham region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT 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 Birmingham region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) CESG
4 2 (16.67%) iPad
4 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 2 (16.67%) Finance

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) CESG
3 2 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco