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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 222 236 254
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 32 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 18
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 £31,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +0.96%
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
6887 6356 8187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.31% 96.32% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5580 5135 7089
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 £62,500 £57,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 0 15 £44,000 -
Bedfordshire - 8 £52,500 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Essex - 1 £47,500 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 25 (53.19%) Network Security
2 22 (46.81%) CheckPoint
3 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) LAN
4 16 (34.04%) WAN
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (31.91%) CCSE
5 15 (31.91%) Business Development
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
6 13 (27.66%) Firewall
7 11 (23.40%) CCNP
7 11 (23.40%) CCDP
7 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (21.28%) CCSA
8 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (19.15%) OSPF
9 9 (19.15%) BGP
9 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.15%) Network Management
9 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (14.89%) DNS
10 7 (14.89%) SMTP

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle Financials
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 25 (53.19%) Network Security
2 17 (36.17%) TCP/IP
3 16 (34.04%) LAN
3 16 (34.04%) WAN
4 13 (27.66%) Firewall
5 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (19.15%) OSPF
5 9 (19.15%) BGP
6 7 (14.89%) DNS
6 7 (14.89%) SMTP
6 7 (14.89%) DHCP
6 7 (14.89%) FTP
7 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
8 3 (6.38%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Business Development
2 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (19.15%) Network Management
4 6 (12.77%) Information Security
5 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.38%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.38%) SIEM
7 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) CCSE
2 11 (23.40%) CCNP
2 11 (23.40%) CCDP
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (21.28%) CCSA
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) CISSP
5 2 (4.26%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CISA
6 1 (2.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) CheckPoint
2 16 (34.04%) Cisco
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) Juniper
5 7 (14.89%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
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