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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 235 244 244
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 16 5 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.070% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.073% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 44
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +25.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £69,800
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
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
7323 6839 8867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5878 7555
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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 - 9 £50,000 -
Essex +7 5 £50,000 -25.92%
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
1 12 (48.00%) Information Security
2 10 (40.00%) CCSE
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (40.00%) Network Security
3 9 (36.00%) CISSP
4 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) Network Management
5 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) SIEM
6 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) CCNP
6 6 (24.00%) CCDP
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
7 5 (20.00%) CCSA
7 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
7 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (20.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.00%) CA
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.00%) MS Project
7 5 (20.00%) Solaris
7 5 (20.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Network Security
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) tcpdump
5 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) QADirector
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) PKI
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Information Security
2 7 (28.00%) Network Management
3 6 (24.00%) SIEM
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Validation
4 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
8 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.00%) Network Design
8 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) C
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCSE
2 9 (36.00%) CISSP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCDP
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.00%) CCSA
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CEH
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) CSSLP
5 2 (8.00%) CISM
5 2 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
1 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) Progress
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
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