The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 85 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 43 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.36% 0.64% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 9
Median salary £62,500 £58,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £39,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £62,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1760 1969 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.44% 97.48% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1650 1626
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,300 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Bristol region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 52 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 52 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 47 (72.31%) Cybersecurity
3 39 (60.00%) Security Architecture
4 25 (38.46%) Information Security
5 19 (29.23%) CISSP
6 16 (24.62%) CISM
6 16 (24.62%) PKI
7 14 (21.54%) Data Protection
7 14 (21.54%) Security Operations
7 14 (21.54%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (20.00%) Fraud Detection
8 13 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
8 13 (20.00%) Identity Management
9 11 (16.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (16.92%) Degree
9 11 (16.92%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (15.38%) Finance
11 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
11 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
12 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
12 8 (12.31%) Risk Assessment
13 6 (9.23%) CESG
14 4 (6.15%) RMADS
15 3 (4.62%) CISMP
15 3 (4.62%) Information Assurance
15 3 (4.62%) HMG Infosec
15 3 (4.62%) ISMS
15 3 (4.62%) QMS
15 3 (4.62%) Algorithms

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (4.62%) Firewall
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) French Language
2 1 (1.54%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) PKI
2 14 (21.54%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (9.23%) CESG
4 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.54%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 25 (38.46%) Information Security
4 14 (21.54%) Data Protection
4 14 (21.54%) Security Operations
5 13 (20.00%) Fraud Detection
5 13 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 13 (20.00%) Threat Analysis
6 9 (13.85%) Risk Management
6 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
7 8 (12.31%) Business Continuity
7 8 (12.31%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.62%) Information Assurance
8 3 (4.62%) Information Security Management
8 3 (4.62%) ISMS
8 3 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.62%) QMS
8 3 (4.62%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.62%) Security Management
9 2 (3.08%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 52 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (29.23%) CISSP
3 16 (24.62%) CISM
4 11 (16.92%) CESG Certified Professional
4 11 (16.92%) Degree
5 3 (4.62%) CISA
5 3 (4.62%) CISMP
5 3 (4.62%) CLAS
6 2 (3.08%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (3.08%) CREST Certified
6 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.15%) RMADS
3 3 (4.62%) HMG Infosec
3 3 (4.62%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.54%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS