The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 96 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 47 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.99% 0.53% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.54% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 8
Median salary £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.38%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+21.35% -1.90%
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
2260 1835 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.48% 98.13% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1494 1598
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Birmingham region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 71 (94.67%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 50 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 41 (54.67%) Information Security
4 38 (50.67%) Security Architecture
5 29 (38.67%) Data Protection
5 29 (38.67%) Identity Management
5 29 (38.67%) Fraud Detection
6 25 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
6 25 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 25 (33.33%) Security Operations
6 25 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 25 (33.33%) PKI
7 22 (29.33%) Finance
7 22 (29.33%) CISSP
8 14 (18.67%) CISM
9 13 (17.33%) CISA
10 9 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (8.00%) ArcSight
11 6 (8.00%) SIEM
11 6 (8.00%) Presales
12 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
12 5 (6.67%) Cryptography
12 5 (6.67%) ITIL
12 5 (6.67%) C
12 5 (6.67%) Windows
13 4 (5.33%) LAN
13 4 (5.33%) WAN
13 4 (5.33%) Cisco
13 4 (5.33%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) LAN
1 4 (5.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.33%) PKI
1 25 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) CCTV
4 1 (1.33%) CESG
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (94.67%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (54.67%) Information Security
3 38 (50.67%) Security Architecture
4 29 (38.67%) Data Protection
4 29 (38.67%) Fraud Detection
4 29 (38.67%) Identity Management
5 25 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 25 (33.33%) Security Operations
5 25 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
6 6 (8.00%) Presales
6 6 (8.00%) SIEM
7 5 (6.67%) ITIL
8 4 (5.33%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.33%) Business Development
9 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 50 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 22 (29.33%) CISSP
3 14 (18.67%) CISM
4 13 (17.33%) CISA
5 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.67%) CISMP
7 1 (1.33%) CRISC
7 1 (1.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.00%) COBIT
2 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) ISO22301
3 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco
3 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Varied Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago