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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 120 141 148
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £46,000 £31,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -39.80%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
2069 2403 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.23% 95.21% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 2018 2352
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
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
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Cambridge +14 8 £46,000 +48.38% 1
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (88.89%) CISM
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) SSCP
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 3 (33.33%) COBIT
5 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) CCSA
7 1 (11.11%) CCSE
7 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CISSP
1 8 (88.89%) SSCP
1 8 (88.89%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) COBIT
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago