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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 113 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 11 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.95% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.98% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Average salary £55,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £44,750 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
1928 1941 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.26% 96.76% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1575 1545
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 April 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (86.36%) Information Security
2 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
3 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (40.91%) CESG
5 9 (40.91%) RMADS
5 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
6 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Wireshark
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Time Management
7 7 (31.82%) Cyber Security
8 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (18.18%) CISSP
10 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 3 (13.64%) CISA
11 3 (13.64%) CISM
11 3 (13.64%) Network Security
11 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) OWASP
12 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
12 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 7 (31.82%) Wireshark
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) DVB
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) FWSM
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Military
4 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) CESG
1 9 (40.91%) RMADS
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) BYOD
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
3 11 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) Time Management
5 7 (31.82%) Cyber Security
6 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.09%) OWASP
9 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (4.55%) ITSM
10 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
10 1 (4.55%) Security Management
10 1 (4.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) CISA
3 3 (13.64%) CISM
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCSE
5 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
5 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
5 1 (4.55%) CRISC
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) COBIT
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) WAI
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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