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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 109 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.44% 0.77% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.79% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 13
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £54,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
3 14 (51.85%) Information Security
4 10 (37.04%) CISSP
4 10 (37.04%) CISM
5 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 9 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
7 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (22.22%) PKI
8 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
8 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
9 4 (14.81%) RMADS
9 4 (14.81%) CISA
9 4 (14.81%) CLAS
9 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
9 4 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
10 3 (11.11%) ISO22301
10 3 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 3 (11.11%) CISMP
10 3 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
10 3 (11.11%) ISMS
10 3 (11.11%) QMS
10 3 (11.11%) CESG

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 4 (14.81%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) CESG
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) Security Architecture
3 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
4 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
5 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) ISMS
6 3 (11.11%) QMS
6 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 3 (11.11%) Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.70%) Internal Audit
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) SC Cleared
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) CISM
2 10 (37.04%) CISSP
3 9 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (14.81%) CISA
4 4 (14.81%) CLAS
5 3 (11.11%) CISMP
6 1 (3.70%) CRISC
6 1 (3.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) RMADS
3 3 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (11.11%) ISO22301
4 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
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