The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 105 120 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.30% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.32% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 22
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
West Midlands

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) Business Development
3 9 (28.13%) Cyber Security
4 5 (15.63%) Advertising
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
6 3 (9.38%) Firewall
7 2 (6.25%) Websense
7 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (6.25%) Publishing
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.25%) Juniper
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Internet
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.25%) Windows
7 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) DWDM
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
General
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) OAuth
1 1 (3.13%) XACML
1 1 (3.13%) SPML
1 1 (3.13%) OpenID
1 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CESG
1 1 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Information Security
2 11 (34.38%) Business Development
3 9 (28.13%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) ISMS
5 1 (3.13%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCIE
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Snort
1 2 (6.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Websense
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
2 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
2 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire