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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 366 475 529
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 751 564 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.82% 0.55% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.56% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 568 389 375
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
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
88322 99835 108668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75297 83205 89755
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 £72,500 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +63 329 £62,500 +4.16% 22
South East +67 177 £62,500 +15.74% 15
West Midlands +20 53 £65,000 +32.65% 4
South West +39 51 £65,000 +26.21% 3
North West +53 48 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire +39 30 £65,000 +76.87% 4
North East - 20 £55,000 -
East of England +4 15 £56,250 +22.28% 1
East Midlands +12 7 £70,000 +33.33%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 721 (47.91%) Cybersecurity
2 692 (45.98%) Information Security
3 548 (36.41%) CISSP
4 435 (28.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 393 (26.11%) Security Cleared
6 371 (24.65%) Degree
7 361 (23.99%) Security Architecture
8 329 (21.86%) SC Cleared
9 313 (20.80%) PCI DSS
10 304 (20.20%) CISM
11 303 (20.13%) Finance
12 299 (19.87%) Network Security
13 285 (18.94%) Risk Management
14 275 (18.27%) SIEM
15 237 (15.75%) Firewall
16 220 (14.62%) Presales
17 202 (13.42%) CISA
18 200 (13.29%) Security Operations
19 182 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
20 180 (11.96%) Data Protection
21 172 (11.43%) Cisco
22 152 (10.10%) Security Operations Centre
23 141 (9.37%) Security Management
24 139 (9.24%) Management Information System
24 139 (9.24%) CheckPoint
24 139 (9.24%) Data Centre
25 133 (8.84%) ArcSight
26 130 (8.64%) PKI
27 126 (8.37%) Threat Analysis
28 124 (8.24%) Identity Management

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 66 (4.39%) IIS
2 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.53%) Apache
3 8 (0.53%) Apache Pig
3 8 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (0.53%) SAS
4 7 (0.47%) ArcGIS
5 4 (0.27%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.066%) CICS
7 1 (0.066%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 24 (1.59%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.20%) MS Office
4 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (2.59%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.33%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.066%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.40%) SaaS
2 5 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 299 (19.87%) Network Security
2 237 (15.75%) Firewall
3 73 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
4 64 (4.25%) LAN
5 63 (4.19%) WAN
6 57 (3.79%) VPN
7 52 (3.46%) Wireless
8 45 (2.99%) Internet
9 41 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (2.52%) TCP/IP
11 36 (2.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 29 (1.93%) BGP
13 25 (1.66%) OSPF
14 24 (1.59%) Spanning Tree
15 20 (1.33%) MPLS
16 19 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (1.13%) IPsec
17 17 (1.13%) Wireshark
18 16 (1.06%) tcpdump
19 14 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (1.46%) Big Data
2 15 (1.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (0.66%) SQL Server
4 8 (0.53%) GIS
5 6 (0.40%) SAP BI
5 6 (0.40%) SAP BW
5 6 (0.40%) SAP HANA
6 5 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.27%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.066%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.066%) DB2
9 1 (0.066%) MySQL
9 1 (0.066%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.066%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.066%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.066%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.066%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (0.47%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.33%) AppScan
3 4 (0.27%) Bugzilla
3 4 (0.27%) CruiseControl
3 4 (0.27%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.27%) Hudson
3 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.27%) JIRA
3 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.20%) sqlmap
5 1 (0.066%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.066%) Paros
5 1 (0.066%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 303 (20.13%) Finance
2 87 (5.78%) Legal
3 60 (3.99%) Law
4 53 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 45 (2.99%) Banking
6 23 (1.53%) Retail
7 22 (1.46%) Marketing
8 18 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 13 (0.86%) Military
10 12 (0.80%) Games
11 8 (0.53%) Publishing
12 6 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.33%) Billing
13 5 (0.33%) Electronics
14 4 (0.27%) French Language
15 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Back Office
16 2 (0.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (2.86%) .NET
2 13 (0.86%) HTML
2 13 (0.86%) SAML
3 11 (0.73%) J2EE
4 9 (0.60%) SAP Basis
5 7 (0.47%) Regular Expression
5 7 (0.47%) ZeroMQ
6 5 (0.33%) Flash
6 5 (0.33%) HTML5
7 4 (0.27%) XMPP
8 2 (0.13%) Middleware
9 1 (0.066%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.066%) CGI
9 1 (0.066%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.066%) REST
9 1 (0.066%) SOAP
9 1 (0.066%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 152 (10.10%) Security Operations Centre
2 139 (9.24%) Data Centre
2 139 (9.24%) Management Information System
3 130 (8.64%) PKI
4 94 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (5.65%) CESG
5 85 (5.65%) Computer Science
6 58 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
7 46 (3.06%) Mathematics
8 41 (2.72%) Cyberthreat
9 40 (2.66%) CESG CLAS
10 32 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 28 (1.86%) Driving Licence
11 28 (1.86%) iPad
12 27 (1.79%) Social Media
13 24 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
14 23 (1.53%) Cryptography
15 18 (1.20%) Blog
15 18 (1.20%) Cybercrime
16 12 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 92 (6.11%) Windows
2 44 (2.92%) Linux
3 41 (2.72%) Unix
4 23 (1.53%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.47%) CentOS
6 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.27%) Android
7 4 (0.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.13%) Debian
8 2 (0.13%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.066%) AIX
9 1 (0.066%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.066%) SUSE
9 1 (0.066%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.066%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.066%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (47.91%) Cybersecurity
2 692 (45.98%) Information Security
3 361 (23.99%) Security Architecture
4 285 (18.94%) Risk Management
5 275 (18.27%) SIEM
6 220 (14.62%) Presales
7 200 (13.29%) Security Operations
8 182 (12.09%) Penetration Testing
9 180 (11.96%) Data Protection
10 141 (9.37%) Security Management
11 126 (8.37%) Threat Analysis
12 124 (8.24%) Identity Management
13 117 (7.77%) Risk Assessment
14 114 (7.57%) ITIL
15 108 (7.18%) Fraud Detection
16 106 (7.04%) Information Assurance
17 104 (6.91%) Project Management
18 100 (6.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
19 86 (5.71%) Information Security Management
20 84 (5.58%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (6.11%) C
2 64 (4.25%) Java
3 62 (4.12%) C++
4 45 (2.99%) C#
5 44 (2.92%) PHP
5 44 (2.92%) Python
6 34 (2.26%) VB.NET
7 20 (1.33%) Perl
8 18 (1.20%) Objective-C
9 15 (1.00%) ABAP
9 15 (1.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (0.80%) SQL
11 10 (0.66%) PowerShell
11 10 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.60%) JavaScript
12 9 (0.60%) Ruby
13 3 (0.20%) VB
14 1 (0.066%) CLIST
14 1 (0.066%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.066%) REXX
Qualifications
1 548 (36.41%) CISSP
2 393 (26.11%) Security Cleared
3 371 (24.65%) Degree
4 329 (21.86%) SC Cleared
5 304 (20.20%) CISM
6 202 (13.42%) CISA
7 115 (7.64%) CLAS
8 108 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
9 106 (7.04%) CESG Certified Professional
10 85 (5.65%) CREST Certified
11 74 (4.92%) CRISC
12 73 (4.85%) DV Cleared
13 69 (4.58%) IISP
14 67 (4.45%) CEH
15 60 (3.99%) CCNP
16 58 (3.85%) PCI QSA
17 56 (3.72%) SANS
18 40 (2.66%) CCIE
19 35 (2.33%) OSCP
20 32 (2.13%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 435 (28.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 313 (20.80%) PCI DSS
3 69 (4.58%) ISO22301
4 55 (3.65%) ISO27002
5 48 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 47 (3.12%) ISO27005
7 35 (2.33%) QA
8 29 (1.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 26 (1.73%) RMADS
10 25 (1.66%) COBIT
11 15 (1.00%) BS25999
12 14 (0.93%) ISO 9001
13 7 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
13 7 (0.47%) SSAE 16
14 4 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
14 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
15 3 (0.20%) GxP
15 3 (0.20%) PA-DSS
16 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
16 2 (0.13%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 30 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.13%) Firmware
5 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.13%) Snort
5 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.066%) Docker
6 1 (0.066%) KVM
6 1 (0.066%) RACF
6 1 (0.066%) UAG
6 1 (0.066%) vSphere
6 1 (0.066%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (2.99%) QRadar
2 13 (0.86%) Nessus
3 10 (0.66%) SELinux
4 9 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (0.53%) Nmap
6 7 (0.47%) RSA Archer
7 6 (0.40%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 6 (0.40%) OpenAM
7 6 (0.40%) OpenIDM
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 5 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.13%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.13%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.066%) Ansible
11 1 (0.066%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.066%) MIIS
11 1 (0.066%) RSA Security Analytics
11 1 (0.066%) SCOM
11 1 (0.066%) WSUS
Vendors
1 172 (11.43%) Cisco
2 139 (9.24%) CheckPoint
3 133 (8.84%) ArcSight
4 97 (6.45%) F5
5 88 (5.85%) Juniper
5 88 (5.85%) Palo Alto
6 80 (5.32%) Splunk
7 58 (3.85%) Blue Coat
8 56 (3.72%) Microsoft
8 56 (3.72%) SAP
9 40 (2.66%) Qualys
10 39 (2.59%) Fortinet
11 36 (2.39%) Riverbed
11 36 (2.39%) VMware
12 31 (2.06%) Cyber-Ark
13 25 (1.66%) HP
14 24 (1.59%) Forcepoint
14 24 (1.59%) Intel Security
15 22 (1.46%) AlgoSec
16 20 (1.33%) Oracle
Birmingham
Glue Reply
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Recruit121
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Bonus + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East England
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £7.2K Car,10% Bonus,Stock,Bens
Posted: 4 days ago