The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 239 220 259
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 20
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
Security Consultant
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7292 6535 8522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.63% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 5240 7413
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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 the East of England

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Security Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Hertfordshire -6 9 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £55,000 - 2
Suffolk - 4 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Essex - 1 £55,000 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (55.26%) Network Security
2 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 17 (44.74%) Firewall
4 15 (39.47%) CCSE
4 15 (39.47%) LAN
4 15 (39.47%) WAN
4 15 (39.47%) Cisco
5 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 13 (34.21%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) CCSA
6 10 (26.32%) CCNP
6 10 (26.32%) CCDP
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (26.32%) Network Management
7 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (21.05%) Business Development
8 8 (21.05%) OSPF
8 8 (21.05%) BGP
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (21.05%) SQL
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.42%) Information Security
10 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
10 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Network Security
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) LAN
3 15 (39.47%) WAN
4 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 8 (21.05%) OSPF
5 8 (21.05%) BGP
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 4 (10.53%) tcpdump
6 4 (10.53%) DNS
6 4 (10.53%) SMTP
6 4 (10.53%) DHCP
6 4 (10.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Network Management
2 9 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (21.05%) Business Development
4 7 (18.42%) Information Security
5 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 6 (15.79%) SIEM
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Coaching
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) CCSE
2 10 (26.32%) CCSA
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
2 10 (26.32%) CCDP
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) ZENworks
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 4 (10.53%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) F5
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Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £50k+ Package with Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago