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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 114 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 30 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 0.99% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.03% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 9
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £72,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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% -

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 30 July 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 77 (92.77%) Cybersecurity
2 53 (63.86%) SC Cleared
2 53 (63.86%) Security Cleared
3 46 (55.42%) Information Security
4 45 (54.22%) Security Architecture
5 32 (38.55%) PKI
6 30 (36.14%) Data Protection
6 30 (36.14%) Identity Management
6 30 (36.14%) Fraud Detection
7 28 (33.73%) Security Operations
8 26 (31.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 26 (31.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 26 (31.33%) Threat Analysis
9 23 (27.71%) CISSP
10 22 (26.51%) Finance
11 18 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (14.46%) SIEM
13 10 (12.05%) CISA
13 10 (12.05%) CISM
13 10 (12.05%) Presales
14 9 (10.84%) Cryptography
14 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
15 8 (9.64%) C
16 6 (7.23%) Firewall
16 6 (7.23%) ArcSight
16 6 (7.23%) Retail
17 5 (6.02%) Windows
18 4 (4.82%) LAN
18 4 (4.82%) WAN
18 4 (4.82%) ITIL

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 (1.20%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) Firewall
2 4 (4.82%) LAN
2 4 (4.82%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Burp Suite
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) PKI
2 26 (31.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (10.84%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (92.77%) Cybersecurity
2 46 (55.42%) Information Security
3 45 (54.22%) Security Architecture
4 30 (36.14%) Data Protection
4 30 (36.14%) Fraud Detection
4 30 (36.14%) Identity Management
5 28 (33.73%) Security Operations
6 26 (31.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 26 (31.33%) Threat Analysis
7 12 (14.46%) SIEM
8 10 (12.05%) Presales
9 4 (4.82%) ITIL
9 4 (4.82%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
10 2 (2.41%) Business Development
11 1 (1.20%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.20%) Data Loss Prevention
11 1 (1.20%) OWASP
11 1 (1.20%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.64%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (63.86%) SC Cleared
1 53 (63.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (27.71%) CISSP
3 10 (12.05%) CISA
3 10 (12.05%) CISM
4 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.41%) CISMP
5 2 (2.41%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.20%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.20%) CRISC
6 1 (1.20%) OSCE
6 1 (1.20%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.41%) COBIT
4 2 (2.41%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) ArcSight
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.20%) Forcepoint
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago