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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 237 249 248
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 17 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.19% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 6
Average salary £51,750 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
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
6872 7432 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 93.98% 96.36% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5828 6107 5917
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Hertfordshire +4 8 £50,250 -8.63% 1
Bedfordshire +8 7 £49,750 -0.50%
East Anglia - 2 £65,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (66.67%) Firewall
2 28 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 24 (38.10%) ITIL
4 22 (34.92%) LAN
4 22 (34.92%) WAN
5 21 (33.33%) Cisco
5 21 (33.33%) CCNP
5 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (31.75%) CISSP
6 20 (31.75%) Oracle
7 19 (30.16%) CCSE
7 19 (30.16%) Network Security
8 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 18 (28.57%) CCSA
8 18 (28.57%) CISM
8 18 (28.57%) CCDP
9 16 (25.40%) Information Security
9 16 (25.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (22.22%) Finance
10 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 13 (20.63%) Check Point Certification
12 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (19.05%) OSPF
12 12 (19.05%) BGP
12 12 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
12 12 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Degree
12 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
13 11 (17.46%) SSCP
13 11 (17.46%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (66.67%) Firewall
2 22 (34.92%) LAN
2 22 (34.92%) WAN
3 19 (30.16%) Network Security
4 16 (25.40%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 12 (19.05%) OSPF
6 12 (19.05%) BGP
6 12 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (15.87%) Wireshark
8 9 (14.29%) tcpdump
9 6 (9.52%) Wireless
10 2 (3.17%) VPN
11 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.59%) NetScreen
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
1 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.59%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Information Security
3 12 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (15.87%) Network Management
4 10 (15.87%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Business Development
6 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (7.94%) Network Design
7 4 (6.35%) Identity Management
7 4 (6.35%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.76%) Security Architecture
8 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (3.17%) Cyber Security
10 1 (1.59%) Security Patching
10 1 (1.59%) SIEM
10 1 (1.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) VB
2 2 (3.17%) C
2 2 (3.17%) C++
2 2 (3.17%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) CCNP
1 21 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (31.75%) CISSP
3 19 (30.16%) CCSE
4 18 (28.57%) CCDP
4 18 (28.57%) CISM
4 18 (28.57%) CCSA
5 13 (20.63%) Check Point Certification
6 12 (19.05%) Degree
7 11 (17.46%) SSCP
8 7 (11.11%) CCNA
9 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.35%) CRISC
10 4 (6.35%) CCDA
10 4 (6.35%) CISA
11 3 (4.76%) CCIP
12 1 (1.59%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.59%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) COBIT
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.59%) Nessus
3 1 (1.59%) Nmap
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 21 (33.33%) Cisco
3 20 (31.75%) Oracle
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.70%) Symantec
5 8 (12.70%) Trend Micro
5 8 (12.70%) F5
6 7 (11.11%) IronPort
7 1 (1.59%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.59%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Juniper
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