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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 238 258 252
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 27 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.15% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.16% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 4
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Bedfordshire +11 15 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire - 10 £45,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £44,250 - 1
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 42 (61.76%) Firewall
2 32 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (35.29%) Cisco
3 24 (35.29%) CCNP
3 24 (35.29%) Oracle
3 24 (35.29%) ITIL
3 24 (35.29%) LAN
3 24 (35.29%) WAN
4 23 (33.82%) Network Security
5 22 (32.35%) CCSE
6 20 (29.41%) Finance
7 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
8 18 (26.47%) CCSA
8 18 (26.47%) CCDP
8 18 (26.47%) CISSP
9 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 17 (25.00%) CISM
9 17 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (22.06%) Information Security
11 14 (20.59%) Check Point Certification
12 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
12 13 (19.12%) OSPF
12 13 (19.12%) BGP
12 13 (19.12%) SSCP
12 13 (19.12%) Spanning Tree
12 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
13 12 (17.65%) Business Development
13 12 (17.65%) Degree
13 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.47%) IIS
1 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 42 (61.76%) Firewall
2 24 (35.29%) LAN
2 24 (35.29%) WAN
3 23 (33.82%) Network Security
4 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (19.12%) Spanning Tree
5 13 (19.12%) OSPF
5 13 (19.12%) BGP
6 10 (14.71%) Wireshark
7 9 (13.24%) tcpdump
8 5 (7.35%) Wireless
9 3 (4.41%) VPN
10 1 (1.47%) DNS
10 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.47%) SMTP
10 1 (1.47%) DHCP
10 1 (1.47%) FTP
10 1 (1.47%) HTTP
10 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Ant
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Legal
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) Statistics
4 3 (4.41%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.94%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Information Security
3 13 (19.12%) Load Balancing
4 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (17.65%) Business Development
4 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (16.18%) Network Management
6 10 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.35%) Network Design
8 5 (7.35%) Identity Management
9 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.94%) SIEM
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (1.47%) Security Management
11 1 (1.47%) Project Management
11 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.47%) Change Management
11 1 (1.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (35.29%) CCNP
1 24 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (32.35%) CCSE
3 18 (26.47%) CCSA
3 18 (26.47%) CCDP
3 18 (26.47%) CISSP
4 17 (25.00%) CISM
5 14 (20.59%) Check Point Certification
6 13 (19.12%) SSCP
7 12 (17.65%) Degree
8 8 (11.76%) CCNA
9 4 (5.88%) CCDA
10 3 (4.41%) CCIP
10 3 (4.41%) CISA
10 3 (4.41%) CRISC
11 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.47%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (1.47%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.82%) COBIT
2 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.47%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) Nmap
3 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) CheckPoint
2 24 (35.29%) Oracle
2 24 (35.29%) Cisco
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.76%) Symantec
4 8 (11.76%) Trend Micro
5 7 (10.29%) F5
5 7 (10.29%) IronPort
6 4 (5.88%) LogRhythm
6 4 (5.88%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (1.47%) McAfee
8 1 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
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