The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 450 481 442
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 521 481 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 361 363 380
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +96 254 £60,000 -2.04% 30
South East -17 130 £55,000 +4.76% 21
East of England +33 36 £46,000 -12.38% 4
South West -30 27 £51,500 -1.90% 7
West Midlands -8 19 £49,000 -6.66% 7
North West -12 18 £55,000 +2.32% 4
Yorkshire -9 13 £36,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £52,500 -16.00%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 498 (49.21%) Information Security
2 365 (36.07%) CISSP
3 296 (29.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 271 (26.78%) Firewall
5 243 (24.01%) Cyber Security
6 216 (21.34%) Cisco
7 211 (20.85%) Finance
8 210 (20.75%) CheckPoint
9 207 (20.45%) Security Cleared
10 192 (18.97%) Network Security
10 192 (18.97%) CISM
11 182 (17.98%) PCI DSS
12 176 (17.39%) Juniper
13 155 (15.32%) Degree
14 151 (14.92%) Cisco Certification
15 147 (14.53%) SC Cleared
16 144 (14.23%) Security Architecture
17 135 (13.34%) Risk Management
18 130 (12.85%) Management Information System
19 127 (12.55%) ITIL
20 118 (11.66%) CCSE
21 115 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
22 111 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
23 110 (10.87%) Blue Coat
24 106 (10.47%) CISA
25 105 (10.38%) Fortinet
26 104 (10.28%) Windows
27 96 (9.49%) Data Centre
28 95 (9.39%) Cisco PIX
29 87 (8.60%) Risk Assessment

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 37 (3.66%) IIS
2 10 (0.99%) NetWeaver
3 8 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.59%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.099%) Apache
7 1 (0.099%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.099%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 15 (1.48%) MS Office
2 15 (1.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.099%) MS Project
4 1 (0.099%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
1 18 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (1.28%) SAP GRC
3 10 (0.99%) SAP HCM
4 6 (0.59%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.099%) RMDS
6 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.57%) SaaS
2 11 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (0.89%) PaaS
5 7 (0.69%) IaaS
5 7 (0.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 271 (26.78%) Firewall
2 192 (18.97%) Network Security
3 115 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
4 95 (9.39%) Cisco PIX
5 79 (7.81%) NetScreen
6 72 (7.11%) LAN
7 71 (7.02%) Cisco ISE
8 65 (6.42%) WAN
9 49 (4.84%) TCP/IP
10 40 (3.95%) Wireless
11 36 (3.56%) Internet
12 34 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (3.26%) VPN
14 31 (3.06%) OSPF
14 31 (3.06%) BGP
15 29 (2.87%) Wireshark
16 22 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
16 22 (2.17%) DNS
17 18 (1.78%) DHCP
18 16 (1.58%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.56%) Oracle Database
2 11 (1.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.49%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.30%) Big Data
5 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.099%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.099%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.099%) Ant
1 1 (0.099%) Metasploit
General
1 211 (20.85%) Finance
2 47 (4.64%) Retail
3 46 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 45 (4.45%) Banking
5 41 (4.05%) Law
6 39 (3.85%) Marketing
7 19 (1.88%) Legal
8 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.79%) Games
9 7 (0.69%) Advertising
10 6 (0.59%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.59%) Online Betting
11 5 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.49%) Automotive
12 4 (0.40%) Military
12 4 (0.40%) Local Government
12 4 (0.40%) Electronics
13 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.30%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.17%) HTML
1 22 (2.17%) Ajax
2 18 (1.78%) .NET
3 12 (1.19%) SAP Basis
4 9 (0.89%) JSP
4 9 (0.89%) Web Services
5 6 (0.59%) Middleware
6 4 (0.40%) OAuth
6 4 (0.40%) SAML
7 3 (0.30%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.20%) J2EE
8 2 (0.20%) OpenID
8 2 (0.20%) REST
8 2 (0.20%) JNI
9 1 (0.099%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.099%) JSON
9 1 (0.099%) HTML5
9 1 (0.099%) SOAP
9 1 (0.099%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.099%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.85%) Management Information System
2 96 (9.49%) Data Centre
3 52 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (3.75%) RMADS
5 33 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 31 (3.06%) CESG
7 30 (2.96%) PKI
8 18 (1.78%) Cryptography
9 17 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
9 17 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.58%) CESG CLAS
11 12 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
12 11 (1.09%) SCADA
13 10 (0.99%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.99%) Cybercrime
14 9 (0.89%) BYOD
14 9 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.69%) Smartcard
16 6 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 104 (10.28%) Windows
2 68 (6.72%) Linux
3 67 (6.62%) UNIX
4 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.099%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (49.21%) Information Security
2 243 (24.01%) Cyber Security
3 144 (14.23%) Security Architecture
4 135 (13.34%) Risk Management
5 127 (12.55%) ITIL
6 111 (10.97%) Penetration Testing
7 87 (8.60%) Risk Assessment
8 85 (8.40%) Information Assurance
9 70 (6.92%) Data Protection
9 70 (6.92%) SIEM
9 70 (6.92%) Project Management
10 66 (6.52%) Business Continuity
10 66 (6.52%) Security Management
11 64 (6.32%) Business Development
11 64 (6.32%) Vulnerability Management
12 56 (5.53%) Security Testing
13 49 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (4.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 45 (4.45%) Service Delivery
15 45 (4.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 52 (5.14%) Java
2 50 (4.94%) C
3 30 (2.96%) SQL
4 19 (1.88%) C#
5 15 (1.48%) C++
6 12 (1.19%) PHP
7 10 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 9 (0.89%) Python
9 5 (0.49%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.49%) Perl
10 4 (0.40%) Ruby
11 3 (0.30%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.20%) ABAP
12 2 (0.20%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.099%) Tcl
13 1 (0.099%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.099%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 365 (36.07%) CISSP
2 207 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 192 (18.97%) CISM
4 155 (15.32%) Degree
5 151 (14.92%) Cisco Certification
6 147 (14.53%) SC Cleared
7 118 (11.66%) CCSE
8 106 (10.47%) CISA
9 83 (8.20%) CCNP
10 76 (7.51%) CCIE
11 53 (5.24%) JNCIS
11 53 (5.24%) PCI QSA
12 52 (5.14%) CRISC
13 36 (3.56%) DV Cleared
14 31 (3.06%) CEH
15 27 (2.67%) CCSA
16 24 (2.37%) JNCIP
17 22 (2.17%) CCNA
17 22 (2.17%) CCDP
18 19 (1.88%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (29.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 182 (17.98%) PCI DSS
3 26 (2.57%) COBIT
4 20 (1.98%) BS25999
4 20 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (1.48%) HIPAA
6 11 (1.09%) JSP 440
7 9 (0.89%) QA
8 6 (0.59%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.40%) BS7799
10 3 (0.30%) GPG13
11 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.099%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.89%) Snort
5 4 (0.40%) RACF
6 3 (0.30%) XenServer
7 1 (0.099%) UAG
7 1 (0.099%) Squid
7 1 (0.099%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (1.09%) Nessus
1 11 (1.09%) Nmap
2 10 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.40%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.30%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.20%) SELinux
7 1 (0.099%) logstash
7 1 (0.099%) SCCM
7 1 (0.099%) Nagios
Vendors
1 216 (21.34%) Cisco
2 210 (20.75%) CheckPoint
3 176 (17.39%) Juniper
4 110 (10.87%) Blue Coat
5 105 (10.38%) Fortinet
6 82 (8.10%) IronPort
7 75 (7.41%) F5
8 72 (7.11%) Tufin
9 68 (6.72%) Oracle
10 55 (5.43%) Microsoft
11 41 (4.05%) ArcSight
12 37 (3.66%) Splunk
12 37 (3.66%) Sourcefire
13 24 (2.37%) VMware
14 22 (2.17%) McAfee
14 22 (2.17%) SAP
15 20 (1.98%) Symantec
16 18 (1.78%) Websense
17 17 (1.68%) Trustwave
18 16 (1.58%) Citrix
South East London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
2Source Talent
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000- 70,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000- 70,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000- 100,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + 6K Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 + 6K Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago