The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 123 129 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.12% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £45,000 - £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1791 1636 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.27% 94.62% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1435 1309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Business Development
2 8 (47.06%) Cyber Security
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) GIAC
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee
5 2 (11.76%) CISA
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) CEH
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) Business Development
2 8 (47.06%) Cyber Security
3 5 (29.41%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) BCP
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
2 2 (11.76%) GIAC
2 2 (11.76%) CEH
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
1 2 (11.76%) McAfee
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago