The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 129 121 139
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.044% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.62%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +0.96%
Security Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2139 2029 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.25% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1680 2159
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint