The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 120 124 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £58,750 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.07% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £70,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1899 1804 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.81% 94.15% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1424 1814
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,426 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £58,750 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
2 7 (46.67%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) RTSP
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) SNMP
5 3 (20.00%) Multicast
5 3 (20.00%) CCDA
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 9 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) RTSP
3 3 (20.00%) Multicast
3 3 (20.00%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) OSPF
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
3 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (13.33%) TACACS
4 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
2 2 (13.33%) OWASP
2 2 (13.33%) B2B
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) CISSP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCIE
3 3 (20.00%) CCDA
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CISA
4 2 (13.33%) CISM
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
5 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper