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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 226 230 241
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 38 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.51% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.53% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 8
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +41.93%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +19 25 £57,500 +26.37% 1
Essex +1 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Hertfordshire -19 2 £82,500 +87.50%
Suffolk -18 1 £50,000 +42.85%
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (44.07%) CISSP
1 26 (44.07%) Information Security
2 23 (38.98%) CISM
2 23 (38.98%) Presales
3 21 (35.59%) Firewall
4 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
5 16 (27.12%) Cisco
5 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (27.12%) LAN
5 16 (27.12%) WAN
5 16 (27.12%) CCNP
5 16 (27.12%) CCDP
5 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (25.42%) PCI DSS
6 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
7 14 (23.73%) CISA
8 13 (22.03%) Data Security
8 13 (22.03%) Network Security
9 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
9 12 (20.34%) CCSE
9 12 (20.34%) Finance
9 12 (20.34%) CCSA
9 12 (20.34%) GAP Analysis
9 12 (20.34%) Data Centre
9 12 (20.34%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
10 11 (18.64%) F5
10 11 (18.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (18.64%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (13.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP R/3
2 4 (6.78%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) Firewall
2 16 (27.12%) LAN
2 16 (27.12%) WAN
3 13 (22.03%) Network Security
4 11 (18.64%) BGP
4 11 (18.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (18.64%) OSPF
5 10 (16.95%) Spanning Tree
5 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
5 10 (16.95%) tcpdump
5 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) GIS
2 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Military
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) CESG
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.69%) iPad
2 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Information Security
2 23 (38.98%) Presales
3 13 (22.03%) Data Security
4 12 (20.34%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (20.34%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
4 12 (20.34%) Security Architecture
5 11 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (16.95%) Network Management
7 9 (15.25%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.47%) Information Governance
10 5 (8.47%) SAP Security
11 4 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
11 4 (6.78%) Time Management
11 4 (6.78%) Web Filtering
12 2 (3.39%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) C
1 2 (3.39%) Java
1 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.39%) Python
2 1 (1.69%) ABAP
2 1 (1.69%) C++
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
2 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) CISSP
2 23 (38.98%) CISM
3 16 (27.12%) CCDP
3 16 (27.12%) CCNP
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (23.73%) CISA
5 12 (20.34%) CCSA
5 12 (20.34%) CCSE
6 8 (13.56%) CLAS
6 8 (13.56%) IISP
6 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.47%) PCI QSA
7 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
9 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.69%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.69%) CRISC
10 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (25.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.39%) COBIT
4 1 (1.69%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) CheckPoint
2 16 (27.12%) Cisco
3 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.64%) F5
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Intel
6 1 (1.69%) IronPort
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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