The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 450 518 518
Rank change year-on-year
+68 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 530 470 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 417 398 377
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £44,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £70,700
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +70 255 £65,000 +8.33% 27
South East +69 130 £50,000 -16.66% 10
North West +5 27 £53,000 +6.00% 3
South West -7 27 £65,000 +26.82% 2
West Midlands -34 24 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire +18 22 £47,500 -32.14% 1
East of England +12 13 £55,000 -11.29% 4
North East - 7 £52,500 -
Midlands - 4 £75,000 -
East Midlands +9 1 - - 2
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 595 (46.05%) Cybersecurity
2 560 (43.34%) Information Security
3 452 (34.98%) CISSP
4 451 (34.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 321 (24.85%) PCI DSS
6 320 (24.77%) Security Architecture
7 299 (23.14%) Degree
8 291 (22.52%) Security Cleared
9 288 (22.29%) Network Security
10 267 (20.67%) SIEM
11 266 (20.59%) Finance
12 238 (18.42%) SC Cleared
13 236 (18.27%) Firewall
14 232 (17.96%) Risk Management
15 231 (17.88%) Penetration Testing
16 217 (16.80%) CISM
17 211 (16.33%) Presales
18 163 (12.62%) CISA
19 159 (12.31%) Security Operations
20 141 (10.91%) Data Protection
21 138 (10.68%) Management Information System
22 129 (9.98%) Windows
22 129 (9.98%) Cisco
23 115 (8.90%) Data Centre
24 112 (8.67%) CREST Certified
25 107 (8.28%) Security Operations Centre
26 106 (8.20%) CheckPoint
27 105 (8.13%) Risk Assessment
28 102 (7.89%) Project Management
29 99 (7.66%) PKI

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 63 (4.88%) IIS
2 12 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (0.70%) Apache
3 9 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.46%) OpenStack
5 5 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 5 (0.39%) SAS
6 2 (0.15%) CICS
6 2 (0.15%) Drupal
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.077%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.077%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.08%) MS Office
4 7 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (3.41%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.39%) SAP CRM
2 5 (0.39%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.077%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.077%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.62%) SaaS
3 7 (0.54%) IaaS
3 7 (0.54%) PaaS
4 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.077%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 288 (22.29%) Network Security
2 236 (18.27%) Firewall
3 60 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
4 56 (4.33%) LAN
5 50 (3.87%) Internet
6 44 (3.41%) Wireless
7 37 (2.86%) VPN
8 31 (2.40%) TCP/IP
9 30 (2.32%) WAN
10 28 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (1.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 20 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (1.08%) MPLS
14 13 (1.01%) BGP
15 11 (0.85%) Cisco Wireless
15 11 (0.85%) IPsec
16 9 (0.70%) Cisco ISE
16 9 (0.70%) DNS
16 9 (0.70%) Wireless Security
17 8 (0.62%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.16%) Big Data
2 14 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 10 (0.77%) Hadoop
4 9 (0.70%) SAP BW
5 7 (0.54%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.31%) GIS
7 3 (0.23%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.077%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.077%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.077%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.077%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.077%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (1.01%) Metasploit
2 6 (0.46%) Burp Suite
3 5 (0.39%) AppScan
4 4 (0.31%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.077%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.077%) Paros
5 1 (0.077%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 266 (20.59%) Finance
2 47 (3.64%) Law
3 46 (3.56%) Legal
4 40 (3.10%) Banking
5 34 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 25 (1.93%) Financial Institution
7 23 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.70%) Retail
9 15 (1.16%) Publishing
10 8 (0.62%) Marketing
11 6 (0.46%) Games
11 6 (0.46%) Military
11 6 (0.46%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.39%) Electronics
13 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.23%) Automotive
15 2 (0.15%) Back Office
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (4.80%) .NET
2 11 (0.85%) Web Services
3 10 (0.77%) Regular Expression
3 10 (0.77%) SAP Basis
4 9 (0.70%) SAML
5 8 (0.62%) J2EE
5 8 (0.62%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (0.15%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.077%) HTML
7 1 (0.077%) OAuth
7 1 (0.077%) OpenID
7 1 (0.077%) REST
7 1 (0.077%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.077%) SOAP
7 1 (0.077%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 138 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 115 (8.90%) Data Centre
3 107 (8.28%) Security Operations Centre
4 99 (7.66%) PKI
5 70 (5.42%) Computer Science
6 61 (4.72%) CESG
7 51 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (2.55%) Cryptography
9 31 (2.40%) Cyberthreat
10 28 (2.17%) Blog
11 25 (1.93%) CESG CLAS
11 25 (1.93%) iPad
11 25 (1.93%) Mobile App
12 24 (1.86%) Cyber Attack
13 20 (1.55%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
14 19 (1.47%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.08%) Mathematics
16 13 (1.01%) RSA SecurID
17 11 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 129 (9.98%) Windows
2 68 (5.26%) Linux
3 60 (4.64%) Unix
4 29 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.93%) CentOS
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.46%) VxWorks
8 4 (0.31%) Android
9 3 (0.23%) Debian
9 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.077%) AIX
11 1 (0.077%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.077%) KNOPPIX
11 1 (0.077%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.077%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (46.05%) Cybersecurity
2 560 (43.34%) Information Security
3 320 (24.77%) Security Architecture
4 267 (20.67%) SIEM
5 232 (17.96%) Risk Management
6 231 (17.88%) Penetration Testing
7 211 (16.33%) Presales
8 159 (12.31%) Security Operations
9 141 (10.91%) Data Protection
10 105 (8.13%) Risk Assessment
11 102 (7.89%) Project Management
12 94 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 93 (7.20%) Security Management
14 89 (6.89%) Vulnerability Management
15 86 (6.66%) Identity Access Management
16 84 (6.50%) ITIL
17 80 (6.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 76 (5.88%) Identity Management
19 67 (5.19%) Information Assurance
19 67 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (7.59%) C
2 89 (6.89%) Java
3 71 (5.50%) C++
4 55 (4.26%) PHP
5 54 (4.18%) C#
6 47 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 44 (3.41%) Python
8 20 (1.55%) ABAP
8 20 (1.55%) Objective-C
8 20 (1.55%) Perl
9 15 (1.16%) SQL
10 14 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 7 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.54%) Ruby
12 5 (0.39%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.31%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.23%) VB
15 2 (0.15%) CLIST
15 2 (0.15%) REXX
Qualifications
1 452 (34.98%) CISSP
2 299 (23.14%) Degree
3 291 (22.52%) Security Cleared
4 238 (18.42%) SC Cleared
5 217 (16.80%) CISM
6 163 (12.62%) CISA
7 112 (8.67%) CREST Certified
8 96 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
9 81 (6.27%) CLAS
10 76 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
11 71 (5.50%) CEH
12 62 (4.80%) IISP
13 61 (4.72%) CRISC
14 57 (4.41%) CCNP
15 56 (4.33%) OSCP
16 55 (4.26%) DV Cleared
17 48 (3.72%) PCI QSA
18 47 (3.64%) SANS
19 39 (3.02%) CCIE
20 32 (2.48%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 451 (34.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 321 (24.85%) PCI DSS
3 59 (4.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 51 (3.95%) ISO22301
5 37 (2.86%) ISO27002
6 33 (2.55%) ISO27005
7 29 (2.24%) COBIT
8 28 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 28 (2.17%) QA
9 27 (2.09%) RMADS
10 11 (0.85%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.62%) GPG13
12 7 (0.54%) BS25999
13 5 (0.39%) GxP
13 5 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
13 5 (0.39%) SSAE 16
14 4 (0.31%) JSP 440
14 4 (0.31%) PA-DSS
15 3 (0.23%) HMG Infosec
16 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 8 (0.62%) Snort
4 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.15%) RACF
5 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.077%) Docker
6 1 (0.077%) KVM
6 1 (0.077%) pfSense
6 1 (0.077%) vCloud
6 1 (0.077%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.077%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (2.63%) QRadar
2 17 (1.32%) Nessus
2 17 (1.32%) Nmap
3 9 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (0.31%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.31%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 4 (0.31%) OpenAM
4 4 (0.31%) OpenIDM
4 4 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (0.31%) RSA Archer
5 3 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.15%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.15%) SCOM
6 2 (0.15%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.077%) Puppet
7 1 (0.077%) SCCM
Vendors
1 129 (9.98%) Cisco
2 106 (8.20%) CheckPoint
3 93 (7.20%) ArcSight
4 84 (6.50%) F5
5 83 (6.42%) Palo Alto
6 79 (6.11%) Splunk
7 71 (5.50%) SAP
8 58 (4.49%) Juniper
9 48 (3.72%) Fortinet
10 44 (3.41%) Microsoft
11 39 (3.02%) Blue Coat
12 30 (2.32%) Qualys
13 28 (2.17%) Intel Security
14 26 (2.01%) VMware
15 22 (1.70%) HP
16 21 (1.63%) Forcepoint
16 21 (1.63%) Riverbed
17 17 (1.32%) Sourcefire
18 15 (1.16%) Cyber-Ark
19 14 (1.08%) Meraki
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Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum From £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: 60K to 80K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £56 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £73,000 + incredible package
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
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Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
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Leicestershire
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Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
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