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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 129 92 134
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 17 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.69% 1.71% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.77% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 5
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £72,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +8.57%
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
2366 1812 2263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.69% 96.74% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1532 1953
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 42 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (61.22%) Security Architecture
3 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
3 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) Information Security
5 19 (38.78%) CISSP
6 17 (34.69%) PKI
6 17 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (26.53%) Security Operations
8 11 (22.45%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (22.45%) Fraud Detection
8 11 (22.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 11 (22.45%) Threat Analysis
8 11 (22.45%) Presales
8 11 (22.45%) Identity Management
8 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
9 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
9 9 (18.37%) Cryptography
10 8 (16.33%) C
11 6 (12.24%) SIEM
11 6 (12.24%) Firewall
11 6 (12.24%) Finance
12 5 (10.20%) CLAS
13 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
14 3 (6.12%) PCI QSA
14 3 (6.12%) NHS
14 3 (6.12%) iPad
15 2 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
15 2 (4.08%) ISO22301

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 (12.24%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Burp Suite
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) PKI
2 11 (22.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (18.37%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.12%) iPad
4 3 (6.12%) NHS
5 2 (4.08%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (61.22%) Security Architecture
3 21 (42.86%) Information Security
4 13 (26.53%) Security Operations
5 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
5 11 (22.45%) Fraud Detection
5 11 (22.45%) Identity Management
5 11 (22.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 11 (22.45%) Presales
5 11 (22.45%) Threat Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) SIEM
7 2 (4.08%) Business Development
7 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.04%) OWASP
8 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (59.18%) SC Cleared
1 29 (59.18%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) CISSP
3 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) CLAS
5 3 (6.12%) PCI QSA
6 2 (4.08%) CEH
6 2 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.08%) CIMA
6 2 (4.08%) CISMP
7 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.04%) OSCE
7 1 (2.04%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.08%) COBIT
3 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.08%) ISO22301
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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