The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 108 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.56% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £44,500 £31,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.54% -39.80%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.91%
Security Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1464 1441 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.19% 95.68% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1259 1517
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Security Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) SSCP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) COBIT
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle