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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 120 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 17 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.87% 1.07% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.11% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 17
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £77,500 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
1902 1895 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.04% 96.63% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 1497 1433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (88.46%) Information Security
2 15 (57.69%) Cyber Security
3 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 14 (53.85%) CISSP
4 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (46.15%) Information Assurance
6 11 (42.31%) CISM
7 10 (38.46%) CISA
7 10 (38.46%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
10 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (23.08%) Internet of Things
11 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (23.08%) BYOD
11 6 (23.08%) OWASP
11 6 (23.08%) Benchmarking
11 6 (23.08%) Internet
11 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
11 6 (23.08%) COBIT
11 6 (23.08%) Wireshark
11 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (19.23%) PCI QSA
12 5 (19.23%) CESG
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
12 5 (19.23%) Telecoms

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (23.08%) Wireshark
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) FWSM
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Military
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (23.08%) Internet of Things
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (23.08%) BYOD
2 5 (19.23%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (7.69%) RMADS
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Information Security
2 15 (57.69%) Cyber Security
3 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
4 12 (46.15%) Information Assurance
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
7 6 (23.08%) Benchmarking
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 6 (23.08%) OWASP
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
9 4 (15.38%) ITSM
9 4 (15.38%) Service Management
9 4 (15.38%) BCP
9 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (11.54%) Data Privacy
11 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) CISSP
2 11 (42.31%) CISM
3 10 (38.46%) CISA
4 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) PCI QSA
6 4 (15.38%) CRISC
7 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.85%) CCSE
8 1 (3.85%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 6 (23.08%) COBIT
4 2 (7.69%) BS7799
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.85%) F5
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
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