The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 109 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.060% 0.64% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.67% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £47,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Consultant
Scotland

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Edinburgh region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Security Consultant
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
2 6 (66.67%) Security Management
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 5 (55.56%) Benchmarking
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) CISA
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 5 (55.56%) COBIT
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (11.11%) IIS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 6 (66.67%) Security Management
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Benchmarking
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
3 5 (55.56%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
1 5 (55.56%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
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