The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 502 507 532
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 441 386 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 311 301 309
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in England

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Security Consultant
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -48 157 £60,000 - 10
South East +30 146 £52,500 +5.00% 7
South West +6 34 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire -23 34 £55,000 +18.91% 2
West Midlands +30 21 £55,000 +12.82%
North West -6 15 £47,000 -10.47% 1
East Midlands -4 9 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England -25 7 £42,500 -17.47% 1
Midlands -1 5 £57,500 +4.54%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 399 (51.29%) Information Security
2 272 (34.96%) CISSP
3 226 (29.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 218 (28.02%) Firewall
5 171 (21.98%) Security Cleared
6 166 (21.34%) Network Security
7 163 (20.95%) CISM
8 140 (17.99%) Risk Management
9 121 (15.55%) PCI DSS
10 117 (15.04%) SC Cleared
11 114 (14.65%) Cyber Security
12 108 (13.88%) CheckPoint
13 102 (13.11%) Degree
14 100 (12.85%) Finance
15 95 (12.21%) Penetration Testing
16 92 (11.83%) CISA
17 86 (11.05%) Risk Assessment
18 83 (10.67%) Management Information System
18 83 (10.67%) Windows
19 82 (10.54%) TCP/IP
20 76 (9.77%) Security Management
21 74 (9.51%) Cisco
22 72 (9.25%) SIEM
23 68 (8.74%) Microsoft
24 67 (8.61%) Juniper
25 66 (8.48%) Information Assurance
26 59 (7.58%) Blue Coat
27 58 (7.46%) Internet
27 58 (7.46%) RMADS
28 57 (7.33%) UNIX

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 23 (2.96%) IIS
2 19 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.39%) Lync
5 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Apache
6 1 (0.13%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.03%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) IaaS
3 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 218 (28.02%) Firewall
2 166 (21.34%) Network Security
3 82 (10.54%) TCP/IP
4 58 (7.46%) Internet
5 49 (6.30%) VPN
6 47 (6.04%) SSL
7 42 (5.40%) DNS
8 34 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (3.86%) DHCP
10 28 (3.60%) SMTP
11 27 (3.47%) HTTP
12 26 (3.34%) IPsec
12 26 (3.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (3.21%) LDAP
14 24 (3.08%) FTP
15 22 (2.83%) BGP
16 21 (2.70%) OSPF
16 21 (2.70%) LAN
17 20 (2.57%) WAN
18 19 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.90%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.51%) Big Data
5 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Metasploit
General
1 100 (12.85%) Finance
2 52 (6.68%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.96%) Advertising
4 17 (2.19%) Banking
4 17 (2.19%) Retail
5 16 (2.06%) Law
5 16 (2.06%) Local Government
6 15 (1.93%) Publishing
7 14 (1.80%) Legal
8 11 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.39%) Games
9 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.26%) International Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Marketing
11 1 (0.13%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.19%) SAML
2 15 (1.93%) HTML5
2 15 (1.93%) HTML
2 15 (1.93%) Flash
2 15 (1.93%) Web Services
3 11 (1.41%) OAuth
3 11 (1.41%) OpenID
4 7 (0.90%) Middleware
5 5 (0.64%) SailPoint
5 5 (0.64%) XACML
5 5 (0.64%) SPML
5 5 (0.64%) .NET
6 4 (0.51%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.26%) CGI
7 2 (0.26%) COM
7 2 (0.26%) JSP
8 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 58 (7.46%) RMADS
3 55 (7.07%) PKI
4 39 (5.01%) Cryptography
5 38 (4.88%) CESG
6 36 (4.63%) CESG CLAS
7 34 (4.37%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.70%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.93%) Digital Media
9 15 (1.93%) Device Driver
10 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.03%) Physics
10 8 (1.03%) Statistics
11 6 (0.77%) Machine Learning
12 4 (0.51%) Replication
12 4 (0.51%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.51%) Open Source
13 3 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.39%) PMI
14 2 (0.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (10.67%) Windows
2 57 (7.33%) UNIX
3 34 (4.37%) Linux
4 15 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.51%) Solaris
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Android
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (51.29%) Information Security
2 140 (17.99%) Risk Management
3 114 (14.65%) Cyber Security
4 95 (12.21%) Penetration Testing
5 86 (11.05%) Risk Assessment
6 76 (9.77%) Security Management
7 72 (9.25%) SIEM
8 66 (8.48%) Information Assurance
9 56 (7.20%) Project Management
10 52 (6.68%) Business Development
10 52 (6.68%) Security Architecture
11 47 (6.04%) ITIL
12 44 (5.66%) Business Continuity
13 40 (5.14%) Network Design
14 37 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
15 32 (4.11%) Information Security Management
16 31 (3.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 29 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (3.08%) ISMS
19 23 (2.96%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (4.11%) Java
2 23 (2.96%) Shell Script
3 16 (2.06%) C
4 4 (0.51%) Perl
4 4 (0.51%) SQL
5 3 (0.39%) C++
6 2 (0.26%) PHP
6 2 (0.26%) ABAP
7 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.13%) Python
7 1 (0.13%) VB
7 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 272 (34.96%) CISSP
2 171 (21.98%) Security Cleared
3 163 (20.95%) CISM
4 117 (15.04%) SC Cleared
5 102 (13.11%) Degree
6 92 (11.83%) CISA
7 50 (6.43%) DV Cleared
8 38 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (3.60%) CCNA
9 28 (3.60%) PCI QSA
10 27 (3.47%) CCNP
11 21 (2.70%) CCIE
12 19 (2.44%) CCSA
13 18 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (2.19%) CCDP
14 17 (2.19%) CEH
15 13 (1.67%) CRISC
15 13 (1.67%) CCSP
16 11 (1.41%) GIAC
17 9 (1.16%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (29.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 121 (15.55%) PCI DSS
3 31 (3.98%) COBIT
4 16 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.41%) JSP 440
5 11 (1.41%) QA
6 8 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 7 (0.90%) BS25999
8 5 (0.64%) GPG13
8 5 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.64%) BS7799
9 3 (0.39%) COSO
10 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.13%) SLA
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 41 (5.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.31%) UAG
4 14 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.90%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.77%) Snort
8 3 (0.39%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.39%) Nmap
9 2 (0.26%) RACF
9 2 (0.26%) Squid
10 1 (0.13%) XenApp
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
10 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (2.06%) Tivoli
2 14 (1.80%) Nessus
3 7 (0.90%) CORE IMPACT
4 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.51%) Cryoserver
5 3 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.39%) AppDetective
6 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.26%) SCCM
7 1 (0.13%) MIIS
Vendors
1 108 (13.88%) CheckPoint
2 74 (9.51%) Cisco
3 68 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 67 (8.61%) Juniper
5 59 (7.58%) Blue Coat
6 52 (6.68%) F5
7 47 (6.04%) Websense
8 38 (4.88%) Oracle
9 30 (3.86%) Citrix
10 28 (3.60%) VMware
11 23 (2.96%) Fortinet
11 23 (2.96%) McAfee
12 22 (2.83%) Sourcefire
13 19 (2.44%) Symantec
14 17 (2.19%) CA
15 16 (2.06%) IronPort
16 14 (1.80%) IBM
17 10 (1.29%) SAP
17 10 (1.29%) HP
17 10 (1.29%) Nokia
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
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