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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 124 108 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 24 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 1.35% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 8
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 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
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
2292 1922 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.26% 96.24% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1625 1764
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,550 £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 25 August 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 63 (92.65%) Cybersecurity
2 42 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 42 (61.76%) SC Cleared
3 37 (54.41%) Information Security
3 37 (54.41%) Security Architecture
4 29 (42.65%) PKI
5 27 (39.71%) Data Protection
5 27 (39.71%) Identity Management
5 27 (39.71%) Fraud Detection
6 25 (36.76%) Security Operations
7 23 (33.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 23 (33.82%) Threat Analysis
7 23 (33.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 21 (30.88%) CISSP
9 19 (27.94%) Finance
10 17 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (17.65%) SIEM
12 10 (14.71%) Presales
13 9 (13.24%) DV Cleared
13 9 (13.24%) Cryptography
14 8 (11.76%) C
15 6 (8.82%) CISA
15 6 (8.82%) CISM
15 6 (8.82%) Firewall
15 6 (8.82%) Retail
15 6 (8.82%) ArcSight
15 6 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
16 4 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
16 4 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 4 (5.88%) Banking

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 (8.82%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Burp Suite
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.65%) PKI
2 23 (33.82%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (13.24%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.94%) CESG
5 2 (2.94%) iPad
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Linux
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (92.65%) Cybersecurity
2 37 (54.41%) Information Security
2 37 (54.41%) Security Architecture
3 27 (39.71%) Data Protection
3 27 (39.71%) Fraud Detection
3 27 (39.71%) Identity Management
4 25 (36.76%) Security Operations
5 23 (33.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 23 (33.82%) Threat Analysis
6 12 (17.65%) SIEM
7 10 (14.71%) Presales
8 6 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (2.94%) Business Development
9 2 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.47%) Ethical Hacking
10 1 (1.47%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (61.76%) SC Cleared
1 42 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) CISSP
3 9 (13.24%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) CISA
4 6 (8.82%) CISM
5 2 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.94%) CISMP
5 2 (2.94%) CLAS
5 2 (2.94%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.47%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.47%) OSCE
6 1 (1.47%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.94%) COBIT
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.94%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) ArcSight
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago