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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 56 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 0.73% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.75% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
473 400 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.75% 97.32% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 328 326 282
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (66.67%) Social Media
2 6 (66.67%) Games
2 6 (66.67%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) CISMP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) CESG
4 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) iPad
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (11.11%) CEH
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) EC-Council LPT
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 6 (66.67%) Games
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) OWASP
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISMP
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) EC-Council LPT
2 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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