The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 814 823 869
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 49 112 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.12% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 46 94 75
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -4.34%
IT Security Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81279 96326 102960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67994 81128 85922
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in England

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in England

IT Security Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 16 £70,000 +31.45%
Yorkshire +31 14 £47,500 +15.85%
South East +57 11 £45,000 -19.28% 1
East of England +5 3 £47,500 - 1
South West +2 2 £58,750 +11.90%
West Midlands +2 1 £57,500 -
North West -40 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
IT Security Consultant
UK

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT 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 England region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 85 (49.71%) Cybersecurity
2 79 (46.20%) SIEM
3 73 (42.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 66 (38.60%) Information Security
5 55 (32.16%) Penetration Testing
6 52 (30.41%) Finance
7 50 (29.24%) Firewall
8 48 (28.07%) CISSP
9 47 (27.49%) Security Architecture
10 43 (25.15%) PCI DSS
11 35 (20.47%) PKI
12 33 (19.30%) Presales
13 32 (18.71%) Degree
14 29 (16.96%) SC Cleared
14 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
15 26 (15.20%) CEH
16 25 (14.62%) CREST Certified
17 24 (14.04%) Windows
18 23 (13.45%) CISM
19 21 (12.28%) Malware Detection/Protection
19 21 (12.28%) Data Protection
19 21 (12.28%) OSCP
20 20 (11.70%) System Testing
20 20 (11.70%) Secure Coding
20 20 (11.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
21 19 (11.11%) ITIL
22 18 (10.53%) Security Management
23 17 (9.94%) SANS
24 16 (9.36%) ISO27002
24 16 (9.36%) ISO22301

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.58%) CICS
3 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.24%) Firewall
2 6 (3.51%) LAN
2 6 (3.51%) Network Security
3 5 (2.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.75%) WAN
4 3 (1.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.58%) MPLS
5 1 (0.58%) RTP
5 1 (0.58%) SMTP
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.58%) VLAN
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
5 1 (0.58%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.75%) Big Data
1 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Burp Suite
General
1 52 (30.41%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Publishing
3 6 (3.51%) Banking
4 4 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.47%) PKI
2 6 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.51%) iPad
3 5 (2.92%) CESG
3 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.34%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.58%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) NHS
6 1 (0.58%) Physics
6 1 (0.58%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.04%) Windows
2 14 (8.19%) Linux
3 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (49.71%) Cybersecurity
2 79 (46.20%) SIEM
3 66 (38.60%) Information Security
4 55 (32.16%) Penetration Testing
5 47 (27.49%) Security Architecture
6 33 (19.30%) Presales
7 21 (12.28%) Data Protection
7 21 (12.28%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 20 (11.70%) Secure Coding
8 20 (11.70%) System Testing
8 20 (11.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 19 (11.11%) ITIL
10 18 (10.53%) Security Management
11 16 (9.36%) Time Management
12 12 (7.02%) Security Auditing
13 11 (6.43%) Data Loss Prevention
13 11 (6.43%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (6.43%) ITIL V3
13 11 (6.43%) Supplier Management
13 11 (6.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.68%) SQL
2 3 (1.75%) C
3 2 (1.17%) Perl
3 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.17%) Python
4 1 (0.58%) CLIST
4 1 (0.58%) REXX
Qualifications
1 48 (28.07%) CISSP
2 32 (18.71%) Degree
3 29 (16.96%) SC Cleared
3 29 (16.96%) Security Cleared
4 26 (15.20%) CEH
5 25 (14.62%) CREST Certified
6 23 (13.45%) CISM
7 21 (12.28%) OSCP
8 17 (9.94%) SANS
9 12 (7.02%) CISA
10 7 (4.09%) PCI QSA
11 5 (2.92%) OSCE
12 4 (2.34%) CRISC
13 3 (1.75%) CISMP
13 3 (1.75%) SSCP
14 2 (1.17%) EC-Council LPT
15 1 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 1 (0.58%) CHECK Team Member
15 1 (0.58%) CLAS
15 1 (0.58%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (42.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (25.15%) PCI DSS
3 16 (9.36%) ISO22301
3 16 (9.36%) ISO27002
3 16 (9.36%) ISO27005
4 1 (0.58%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) RACF
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) Nmap
2 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (7.02%) Intel Security
2 11 (6.43%) Sophos
3 9 (5.26%) Forcepoint
4 8 (4.68%) Palo Alto
5 7 (4.09%) Qualys
5 7 (4.09%) Splunk
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco
6 4 (2.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.75%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.75%) Symantec
8 2 (1.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.17%) Citrix
8 2 (1.17%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) F5
9 1 (0.58%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.58%) IBM
9 1 (0.58%) Juniper
9 1 (0.58%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.58%) SAP
9 1 (0.58%) Veeam
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