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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 229 258 257
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 35 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.14% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.14% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 4
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -9.48%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £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
7248 7711 7562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 95.32% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6034 6472 6545
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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 7 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 +18 14 £52,500 -2.77%
Hertfordshire - 14 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £46,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 41 (53.95%) Firewall
2 35 (46.05%) CheckPoint
3 30 (39.47%) Oracle
4 27 (35.53%) Network Security
5 26 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (34.21%) CCNP
6 25 (32.89%) Cisco
6 25 (32.89%) LAN
6 25 (32.89%) WAN
6 25 (32.89%) Finance
7 23 (30.26%) CCSE
8 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
8 21 (27.63%) ITIL
9 20 (26.32%) CCDP
10 19 (25.00%) CCSA
10 19 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 18 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database
11 18 (23.68%) Oracle EBS R12
11 18 (23.68%) Business Development
11 18 (23.68%) Oracle EBS
11 18 (23.68%) SQL
11 18 (23.68%) Oracle Financials
12 16 (21.05%) CISSP
13 15 (19.74%) CISM
13 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
14 14 (18.42%) Check Point Certification
14 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (18.42%) OSPF
14 14 (18.42%) BGP

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 (1.32%) IIS
1 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle Financials
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.95%) Firewall
2 27 (35.53%) Network Security
3 25 (32.89%) LAN
3 25 (32.89%) WAN
4 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
5 18 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (18.42%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (18.42%) OSPF
6 14 (18.42%) BGP
7 10 (13.16%) Wireshark
8 8 (10.53%) tcpdump
9 5 (6.58%) Wireless
10 4 (5.26%) DNS
10 4 (5.26%) SMTP
10 4 (5.26%) DHCP
10 4 (5.26%) FTP
11 3 (3.95%) VPN
12 1 (1.32%) NetScreen
12 1 (1.32%) HTTP
12 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Ant
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) PKI
4 3 (3.95%) Statistics
4 3 (3.95%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.32%) EMV
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) ITIL
2 18 (23.68%) Business Development
3 14 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (17.11%) Load Balancing
4 13 (17.11%) Information Security
5 12 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (14.47%) Network Management
7 7 (9.21%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (6.58%) Network Design
9 5 (6.58%) Identity Management
10 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.63%) SIEM
11 2 (2.63%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
12 1 (1.32%) Security Management
12 1 (1.32%) Project Management
12 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.32%) Change Management
12 1 (1.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) CCNP
1 26 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (30.26%) CCSE
3 20 (26.32%) CCDP
4 19 (25.00%) CCSA
5 16 (21.05%) CISSP
6 15 (19.74%) CISM
7 14 (18.42%) Check Point Certification
8 13 (17.11%) SSCP
8 13 (17.11%) Degree
9 8 (10.53%) CCNA
10 4 (5.26%) CCDA
11 3 (3.95%) CCIP
12 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (1.32%) CCSP
13 1 (1.32%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.32%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) Nmap
3 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) CheckPoint
2 30 (39.47%) Oracle
3 25 (32.89%) Cisco
4 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.53%) Symantec
5 8 (10.53%) Trend Micro
6 7 (9.21%) F5
6 7 (9.21%) IronPort
7 5 (6.58%) Juniper
8 4 (5.26%) LogRhythm
8 4 (5.26%) VMware
8 4 (5.26%) Sourcefire
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) McAfee
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago