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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 513 470 521
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 346 513 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.58% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 235 420 356
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
75994 89200 93687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.42% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63619 75641 78452
Median salary £47,250 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.71% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -18 128 £64,500 -0.76% 19
South East -23 67 £65,000 +13.04% 8
North West -12 43 £52,500 - 6
East of England +25 36 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Yorkshire +28 20 £52,500 +7.14% 3
South West +9 20 £41,250 -31.25% 7
West Midlands -5 20 £55,000 -8.33% 6
North East -2 1 - -
East Midlands -3 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 372 (46.15%) Information Security
2 278 (34.49%) Cybersecurity
3 260 (32.26%) CISSP
4 235 (29.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 204 (25.31%) Network Security
6 191 (23.70%) Finance
7 185 (22.95%) Firewall
8 164 (20.35%) Degree
9 161 (19.98%) PCI DSS
10 159 (19.73%) CISM
11 152 (18.86%) Risk Management
11 152 (18.86%) Security Architecture
12 134 (16.63%) Presales
13 126 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
14 124 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
15 119 (14.76%) Cisco
16 118 (14.64%) Data Centre
17 113 (14.02%) CISA
17 113 (14.02%) Security Cleared
18 112 (13.90%) CheckPoint
19 103 (12.78%) SIEM
20 99 (12.28%) Management Information System
21 96 (11.91%) Windows
22 91 (11.29%) Linux
23 90 (11.17%) CCNP
24 89 (11.04%) Splunk
25 88 (10.92%) Security Monitoring
26 80 (9.93%) Security Management
27 79 (9.80%) Data Protection
27 79 (9.80%) Security Operations

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 51 (6.33%) IIS
2 8 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.74%) Apache
3 6 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.25%) Drupal
5 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.12%) CICS
6 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (3.60%) MS Visio
2 21 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.61%) MS Project
4 11 (1.36%) MS Office
5 7 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.23%) SAP GRC
2 6 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.12%) SaaS
4 8 (0.99%) IaaS
5 7 (0.87%) PaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 204 (25.31%) Network Security
2 185 (22.95%) Firewall
3 56 (6.95%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (6.33%) LAN
5 50 (6.20%) TCP/IP
6 44 (5.46%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (4.22%) WAN
8 32 (3.97%) VPN
9 31 (3.85%) BGP
10 28 (3.47%) HTTP
11 27 (3.35%) OSPF
12 26 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (3.10%) Spanning Tree
14 24 (2.98%) Internet
14 24 (2.98%) SSL
15 22 (2.73%) Wireless
16 20 (2.48%) Wireshark
17 18 (2.23%) tcpdump
18 14 (1.74%) Cisco ISE
19 13 (1.61%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.49%) Big Data
2 9 (1.12%) Hadoop
2 9 (1.12%) SAP BW
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.37%) GIS
5 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.12%) DB2
6 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (1.49%) Metasploit
2 8 (0.99%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 191 (23.70%) Finance
2 38 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 36 (4.47%) Retail
4 31 (3.85%) Banking
5 24 (2.98%) Law
6 21 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.48%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.11%) Legal
9 12 (1.49%) Publishing
10 8 (0.99%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.99%) Marketing
11 7 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.74%) Games
12 6 (0.74%) Online Betting
13 5 (0.62%) Advertising
14 4 (0.50%) Local Government
15 3 (0.37%) Electronics
16 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.12%) Back Office
17 1 (0.12%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.10%) .NET
2 12 (1.49%) Web Services
3 7 (0.87%) SailPoint
4 5 (0.62%) SAML
5 3 (0.37%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.37%) HTML
5 3 (0.37%) OAuth
5 3 (0.37%) OpenID
6 2 (0.25%) SPNEGO
7 1 (0.12%) CGI
7 1 (0.12%) Flash
7 1 (0.12%) HTML5
7 1 (0.12%) J2EE
7 1 (0.12%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.12%) RESTful
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 118 (14.64%) Data Centre
2 99 (12.28%) Management Information System
3 59 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
4 31 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.85%) CESG
6 23 (2.85%) PKI
7 18 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 16 (1.99%) NHS
10 14 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (1.36%) Physics
12 10 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
12 10 (1.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 10 (1.24%) iPad
12 10 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 9 (1.12%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.12%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
14 8 (0.99%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.91%) Windows
2 91 (11.29%) Linux
3 71 (8.81%) Unix
4 13 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.99%) VxWorks
5 8 (0.99%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.87%) CentOS
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.25%) VMS
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (46.15%) Information Security
2 278 (34.49%) Cybersecurity
3 152 (18.86%) Risk Management
3 152 (18.86%) Security Architecture
4 134 (16.63%) Presales
5 124 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 103 (12.78%) SIEM
7 88 (10.92%) Security Monitoring
8 80 (9.93%) Security Management
9 79 (9.80%) Data Protection
9 79 (9.80%) Security Operations
10 77 (9.55%) Risk Assessment
11 57 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (6.95%) Vulnerability Management
13 51 (6.33%) ITIL
14 49 (6.08%) Identity Access Management
15 48 (5.96%) Information Security Management
16 46 (5.71%) Project Management
17 44 (5.46%) Information Assurance
18 43 (5.33%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 49 (6.08%) C
2 47 (5.83%) Java
3 28 (3.47%) C++
4 18 (2.23%) Python
5 17 (2.11%) C#
5 17 (2.11%) PHP
6 15 (1.86%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.12%) SQL
8 8 (0.99%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.87%) Perl
10 6 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.62%) ABAP
12 3 (0.37%) Ruby
13 2 (0.25%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.12%) CLIST
14 1 (0.12%) REXX
Qualifications
1 260 (32.26%) CISSP
2 164 (20.35%) Degree
3 159 (19.73%) CISM
4 126 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (14.02%) CISA
5 113 (14.02%) Security Cleared
6 90 (11.17%) CCNP
7 73 (9.06%) CCSE
8 69 (8.56%) SC Cleared
9 54 (6.70%) CCSA
10 52 (6.45%) IISP
11 45 (5.58%) CEH
11 45 (5.58%) CREST Certified
12 42 (5.21%) CCIE
13 41 (5.09%) CESG Certified Professional
14 37 (4.59%) CLAS
15 34 (4.22%) CCSP
16 32 (3.97%) CCNA
16 32 (3.97%) CRISC
17 31 (3.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 235 (29.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 161 (19.98%) PCI DSS
3 36 (4.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (3.47%) COBIT
5 21 (2.61%) ISO27002
6 11 (1.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 11 (1.36%) ISO22301
7 10 (1.24%) QA
8 9 (1.12%) ISO27005
8 9 (1.12%) JSP 440
8 9 (1.12%) RMADS
9 7 (0.87%) GDPR
10 5 (0.62%) GPG13
11 3 (0.37%) BS25999
12 2 (0.25%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
12 2 (0.25%) SLA
13 1 (0.12%) COSO
13 1 (0.12%) PA-DSS
13 1 (0.12%) SAS 70
System Software
1 12 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.74%) Snort
3 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) pfSense
5 1 (0.12%) RACF
5 1 (0.12%) vCloud
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.36%) FortiGate
1 19 (2.36%) Nmap
2 14 (1.74%) Nessus
3 8 (0.99%) QRadar
4 6 (0.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (0.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 3 (0.37%) SELinux
8 2 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.12%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.12%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.12%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.12%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 119 (14.76%) Cisco
2 112 (13.90%) CheckPoint
3 89 (11.04%) Splunk
4 70 (8.68%) F5
5 63 (7.82%) Fortinet
5 63 (7.82%) Palo Alto
6 54 (6.70%) ArcSight
7 49 (6.08%) Microsoft
8 44 (5.46%) Juniper
9 39 (4.84%) Blue Coat
10 27 (3.35%) SAP
11 19 (2.36%) VMware
12 17 (2.11%) LogRhythm
12 17 (2.11%) Red Hat
13 15 (1.86%) Intel Security
14 13 (1.61%) Citrix
15 12 (1.49%) Oracle
16 11 (1.36%) Cyber-Ark
16 11 (1.36%) Qualys
16 11 (1.36%) Sourcefire
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus + 15% flex benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000- 80,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago