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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 362 469 541
Rank change year-on-year
+107 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 778 569 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.59% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 595 377 351
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
88827 96010 107374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75478 79551 88659
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 24 May 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 +90 352 £65,000 +8.33% 34
South East +49 178 £60,000 +14.28% 16
South West +45 65 £63,750 +15.90% 4
West Midlands +34 62 £62,500 +16.27% 2
North West +42 40 £55,000 +57.14% 5
Yorkshire +5 26 £65,000 +61.49% 5
East of England -5 16 £57,500 +25.00% 6
North East - 10 £55,000 - 2
East Midlands +17 9 £52,500 -25.00%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 646 (46.14%) Information Security
2 642 (45.86%) Cybersecurity
3 501 (35.79%) CISSP
4 367 (26.21%) Security Cleared
5 359 (25.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 328 (23.43%) Degree
7 311 (22.21%) SC Cleared
8 301 (21.50%) Security Architecture
9 288 (20.57%) CISM
10 287 (20.50%) Network Security
11 271 (19.36%) PCI DSS
12 268 (19.14%) Finance
13 257 (18.36%) Risk Management
14 211 (15.07%) Presales
15 205 (14.64%) Firewall
16 201 (14.36%) SIEM
17 181 (12.93%) CISA
18 177 (12.64%) Security Operations
19 169 (12.07%) Cisco
20 165 (11.79%) Penetration Testing
21 159 (11.36%) Data Protection
22 140 (10.00%) Security Management
23 138 (9.86%) Security Operations Centre
24 137 (9.79%) CheckPoint
25 135 (9.64%) Data Centre
26 124 (8.86%) ArcSight
27 119 (8.50%) Threat Analysis
28 114 (8.14%) Identity Management
29 112 (8.00%) Management Information System
29 112 (8.00%) Risk Assessment

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 64 (4.57%) IIS
2 8 (0.57%) Apache
2 8 (0.57%) Apache Pig
2 8 (0.57%) SAS
3 7 (0.50%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.43%) ArcGIS
4 6 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 20 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 17 (1.21%) MS Office
4 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (1.86%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.36%) SAP HR
2 5 (0.36%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.14%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.071%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.57%) SaaS
2 7 (0.50%) IaaS
3 6 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.14%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.071%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 287 (20.50%) Network Security
2 205 (14.64%) Firewall
3 72 (5.14%) Cisco ASA
4 66 (4.71%) WAN
5 60 (4.29%) LAN
6 59 (4.21%) Wireless
7 56 (4.00%) VPN
8 45 (3.21%) Internet
9 42 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 36 (2.57%) TCP/IP
11 35 (2.50%) BGP
12 33 (2.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 33 (2.36%) OSPF
13 28 (2.00%) Spanning Tree
14 24 (1.71%) IPsec
14 24 (1.71%) SSL
15 23 (1.64%) SAN
16 19 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (1.29%) MPLS
17 18 (1.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (1.64%) Big Data
2 14 (1.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.50%) SAP BW
5 6 (0.43%) GIS
5 6 (0.43%) SAP BI
6 5 (0.36%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.29%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.29%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.14%) MySQL
10 1 (0.071%) DB2
10 1 (0.071%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.071%) Redis
10 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.071%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.071%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.29%) AppScan
2 4 (0.29%) Bugzilla
2 4 (0.29%) CruiseControl
2 4 (0.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.29%) Hudson
2 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.29%) JIRA
2 4 (0.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.14%) sqlmap
4 1 (0.071%) Paros
4 1 (0.071%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 268 (19.14%) Finance
2 88 (6.29%) Legal
3 62 (4.43%) Law
4 54 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 43 (3.07%) Banking
6 22 (1.57%) Marketing
6 22 (1.57%) Retail
7 14 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 13 (0.93%) Military
9 12 (0.86%) Games
10 9 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.57%) Publishing
12 6 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.36%) Billing
13 5 (0.36%) Electronics
14 4 (0.29%) French Language
15 3 (0.21%) Back Office
16 2 (0.14%) Advertising
17 1 (0.071%) Automotive
17 1 (0.071%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.71%) .NET
2 13 (0.93%) SAML
3 12 (0.86%) HTML
4 9 (0.64%) J2EE
5 7 (0.50%) XMPP
6 5 (0.36%) Flash
6 5 (0.36%) HTML5
6 5 (0.36%) Regular Expression
6 5 (0.36%) SAP Basis
6 5 (0.36%) ZeroMQ
7 3 (0.21%) Middleware
8 1 (0.071%) CGI
8 1 (0.071%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.071%) JSON
8 1 (0.071%) REST
8 1 (0.071%) VXML
8 1 (0.071%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 135 (9.64%) Data Centre
3 112 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 104 (7.43%) PKI
5 82 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (5.64%) CESG
6 79 (5.64%) Computer Science
7 55 (3.93%) Cyber Attack
8 50 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 36 (2.57%) CESG CLAS
9 36 (2.57%) Cyberthreat
10 29 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 28 (2.00%) Social Media
12 24 (1.71%) iPad
13 23 (1.64%) Driving Licence
13 23 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
14 17 (1.21%) Blog
14 17 (1.21%) Cryptography
15 16 (1.14%) Cybercrime
16 10 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 77 (5.50%) Windows
2 40 (2.86%) Unix
3 36 (2.57%) Linux
4 16 (1.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.36%) CentOS
6 4 (0.29%) Solaris
6 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.21%) Android
8 2 (0.14%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.071%) AIX
9 1 (0.071%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.071%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.071%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.071%) SUSE
9 1 (0.071%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.071%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.071%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (46.14%) Information Security
2 642 (45.86%) Cybersecurity
3 301 (21.50%) Security Architecture
4 257 (18.36%) Risk Management
5 211 (15.07%) Presales
6 201 (14.36%) SIEM
7 177 (12.64%) Security Operations
8 165 (11.79%) Penetration Testing
9 159 (11.36%) Data Protection
10 140 (10.00%) Security Management
11 119 (8.50%) Threat Analysis
12 114 (8.14%) Identity Management
13 112 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
14 100 (7.14%) Fraud Detection
15 97 (6.93%) Project Management
16 96 (6.86%) Information Assurance
17 94 (6.71%) ITIL
18 92 (6.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
19 85 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 79 (5.64%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (6.00%) C
2 57 (4.07%) C++
3 54 (3.86%) Java
4 44 (3.14%) Python
5 40 (2.86%) PHP
6 39 (2.79%) C#
7 29 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 18 (1.29%) Perl
9 15 (1.07%) Bash Shell
10 13 (0.93%) Objective-C
10 13 (0.93%) SQL
11 10 (0.71%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.64%) ABAP
12 9 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 8 (0.57%) JavaScript
13 8 (0.57%) Ruby
14 2 (0.14%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.071%) VB
Qualifications
1 501 (35.79%) CISSP
2 367 (26.21%) Security Cleared
3 328 (23.43%) Degree
4 311 (22.21%) SC Cleared
5 288 (20.57%) CISM
6 181 (12.93%) CISA
7 112 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
8 106 (7.57%) CLAS
9 98 (7.00%) CESG Certified Professional
10 70 (5.00%) CREST Certified
11 67 (4.79%) IISP
12 66 (4.71%) CRISC
13 65 (4.64%) CCNP
13 65 (4.64%) DV Cleared
14 55 (3.93%) CEH
14 55 (3.93%) PCI QSA
15 47 (3.36%) SANS
16 37 (2.64%) CCIE
17 33 (2.36%) CCSE
18 31 (2.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 359 (25.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 271 (19.36%) PCI DSS
3 48 (3.43%) ISO22301
4 42 (3.00%) ISO27002
5 38 (2.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 32 (2.29%) ISO27005
7 30 (2.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 28 (2.00%) QA
9 25 (1.79%) RMADS
10 22 (1.57%) COBIT
11 17 (1.21%) ISO 9001
12 13 (0.93%) BS25999
13 8 (0.57%) PA-DSS
13 8 (0.57%) SSAE 16
14 7 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
15 5 (0.36%) JSP 440
16 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
16 3 (0.21%) HMG Infosec
17 2 (0.14%) SLA
18 1 (0.071%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.21%) Firmware
5 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.071%) Snort
6 1 (0.071%) UAG
Systems Management
1 42 (3.00%) QRadar
2 13 (0.93%) SELinux
3 11 (0.79%) Nessus
4 8 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (0.50%) Nmap
6 6 (0.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 6 (0.43%) OpenAM
6 6 (0.43%) OpenIDM
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (0.43%) RSA Archer
7 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.071%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.071%) EnCase
8 1 (0.071%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.071%) MIIS
8 1 (0.071%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.071%) SCOM
8 1 (0.071%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (12.07%) Cisco
2 137 (9.79%) CheckPoint
3 124 (8.86%) ArcSight
4 99 (7.07%) Juniper
5 96 (6.86%) F5
6 90 (6.43%) Palo Alto
7 73 (5.21%) Splunk
8 58 (4.14%) Blue Coat
9 51 (3.64%) Microsoft
10 41 (2.93%) Fortinet
11 40 (2.86%) SAP
12 38 (2.71%) VMware
13 37 (2.64%) Qualys
14 36 (2.57%) Riverbed
15 29 (2.07%) Cyber-Ark
16 25 (1.79%) HP
17 22 (1.57%) Intel Security
18 21 (1.50%) AlgoSec
18 21 (1.50%) Forcepoint
18 21 (1.50%) Oracle
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 and generous package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Omni RMS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Uncapped Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £20k PRP paid quarterly + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + car + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + car + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Next Ventures Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £100000 - £135000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000- 70,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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