The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 43 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.82% 3.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 3.39% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £54,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Security Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 177 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.81% 96.20% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 237 160 306
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 9 (64.29%) CISSP
2 9 (64.29%) CISM
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) SABSA
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 9 (64.29%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Business Development
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) SABSA
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CISSP
1 9 (64.29%) CISM
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
3 5 (35.71%) ISSAP
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001