The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Senior Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 91 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.43% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
Senior Security Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1214 1324 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.60% 95.73% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 779 808 1024
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

Senior Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Security Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Senior Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 10 (100.00%) CEH
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) CHFI
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 10 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk
1 10 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 10 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 10 (100.00%) CISM
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) IISP
1 10 (100.00%) ECSA
1 10 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 10 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 10 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 10 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 10 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 10 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 10 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CEH
1 10 (100.00%) CHFI
1 10 (100.00%) CISM
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) ECSA
1 10 (100.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 10 (100.00%) Splunk