The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 110 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 11 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.62% 0.75% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.79% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 19
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.38%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1643 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 94.59% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1339 1960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
North West

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Chester - 1 £60,000 -
Warrington - 1 £62,500 -
Security Consultant
North West

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) CEH
4 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Websense
5 2 (15.38%) SSCP
5 2 (15.38%) IronPort
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) CRISC
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) CEH
3 2 (15.38%) SSCP
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
4 1 (7.69%) CRISC
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee
1 2 (15.38%) Websense
1 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
1 2 (15.38%) IronPort
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago