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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 459 442 450
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 476 515 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 383 400 408
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
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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
South East +42 171 £51,250 -2.38% 9
London -65 168 £62,500 -3.10% 45
South West -24 30 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Yorkshire -38 28 £45,000 -14.28% 3
North West -30 21 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East of England +4 13 £50,000 -13.79% 2
West Midlands +9 12 £48,750 -22.00%
East Midlands -28 4 £41,250 +10.00%
Midlands - 2 £46,500 -
North East -3 1 £41,000 -14.58%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 472 (51.14%) Information Security
2 285 (30.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 284 (30.77%) CISSP
4 230 (24.92%) Security Cleared
5 205 (22.21%) Firewall
6 184 (19.93%) Finance
7 161 (17.44%) Cyber Security
8 160 (17.33%) Network Security
9 155 (16.79%) SC Cleared
10 153 (16.58%) PCI DSS
11 150 (16.25%) CISM
12 146 (15.82%) CheckPoint
13 145 (15.71%) Risk Management
14 139 (15.06%) Degree
15 135 (14.63%) Windows
16 132 (14.30%) Penetration Testing
17 113 (12.24%) Cisco
18 107 (11.59%) SIEM
19 97 (10.51%) Management Information System
20 92 (9.97%) Security Architecture
21 91 (9.86%) Business Development
22 84 (9.10%) Linux
23 80 (8.67%) RMADS
24 79 (8.56%) Internet
24 79 (8.56%) Risk Assessment
25 74 (8.02%) Juniper
26 71 (7.69%) CISA
27 68 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
27 68 (7.37%) ITIL
28 65 (7.04%) TCP/IP

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 17 (1.84%) IIS
2 8 (0.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (0.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Lync
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.08%) MS Office
3 5 (0.54%) MS Project
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (3.03%) SAP GRC
2 7 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.11%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 205 (22.21%) Firewall
2 160 (17.33%) Network Security
3 79 (8.56%) Internet
4 65 (7.04%) TCP/IP
5 53 (5.74%) VPN
6 47 (5.09%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (4.77%) LAN
7 44 (4.77%) WAN
8 37 (4.01%) OSPF
8 37 (4.01%) BGP
9 35 (3.79%) MPLS
10 26 (2.82%) DNS
11 24 (2.60%) SSL
12 21 (2.28%) IPsec
12 21 (2.28%) NetScaler
13 19 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (2.06%) Intrusion Detection
14 18 (1.95%) IPv6
15 17 (1.84%) VoIP
15 17 (1.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.41%) Relational Database
2 9 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.43%) Big Data
5 4 (0.43%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.22%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.33%) Bugzilla
1 3 (0.33%) CruiseControl
1 3 (0.33%) JIRA
1 3 (0.33%) Metasploit
1 3 (0.33%) Hudson
1 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.11%) QADirector
General
1 184 (19.93%) Finance
2 47 (5.09%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.01%) Banking
4 29 (3.14%) Advertising
5 26 (2.82%) Law
6 24 (2.60%) Retail
7 14 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.30%) Local Government
9 11 (1.19%) Legal
9 11 (1.19%) Games
10 9 (0.98%) Marketing
11 6 (0.65%) Publishing
12 5 (0.54%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.11%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.25%) Web Services
2 22 (2.38%) SAML
3 16 (1.73%) .NET
4 12 (1.30%) OAuth
4 12 (1.30%) OpenID
5 11 (1.19%) SailPoint
6 10 (1.08%) HTML5
6 10 (1.08%) HTML
6 10 (1.08%) Flash
7 8 (0.87%) JMS
7 8 (0.87%) Spring
7 8 (0.87%) Ajax
7 8 (0.87%) Java SE
8 5 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
9 2 (0.22%) BAPI
9 2 (0.22%) CGI
9 2 (0.22%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.11%) REST
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.11%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.51%) Management Information System
2 80 (8.67%) RMADS
3 53 (5.74%) PKI
4 42 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.79%) CESG
6 34 (3.68%) Mathematics
7 32 (3.47%) CESG CLAS
8 21 (2.28%) Cryptography
9 13 (1.41%) Statistics
10 12 (1.30%) Smartcard
11 11 (1.19%) Physics
12 10 (1.08%) Device Driver
13 7 (0.76%) SCADA
14 5 (0.54%) Open Source
15 3 (0.33%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
16 2 (0.22%) Derivative
16 2 (0.22%) Replication
16 2 (0.22%) SecurID
16 2 (0.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 135 (14.63%) Windows
2 84 (9.10%) Linux
3 34 (3.68%) UNIX
4 16 (1.73%) Solaris
5 13 (1.41%) AIX
6 11 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.08%) CentOS
7 10 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.98%) Debian
9 8 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.11%) Android
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (51.14%) Information Security
2 161 (17.44%) Cyber Security
3 145 (15.71%) Risk Management
4 132 (14.30%) Penetration Testing
5 107 (11.59%) SIEM
6 92 (9.97%) Security Architecture
7 91 (9.86%) Business Development
8 79 (8.56%) Risk Assessment
9 68 (7.37%) ITIL
10 59 (6.39%) Information Assurance
11 52 (5.63%) PRINCE2
12 51 (5.53%) Project Management
12 51 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 49 (5.31%) Kalman Filter
14 48 (5.20%) ISMS
15 44 (4.77%) Security Management
16 43 (4.66%) Network Design
17 41 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
18 34 (3.68%) Risk Analysis
19 33 (3.58%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 46 (4.98%) Java
2 30 (3.25%) C
3 28 (3.03%) SQL
3 28 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 15 (1.63%) ABAP
5 13 (1.41%) C#
5 13 (1.41%) C++
6 7 (0.76%) PHP
7 4 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.22%) Perl
9 1 (0.11%) Python
9 1 (0.11%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 284 (30.77%) CISSP
2 230 (24.92%) Security Cleared
3 155 (16.79%) SC Cleared
4 150 (16.25%) CISM
5 139 (15.06%) Degree
6 71 (7.69%) CISA
7 68 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
8 59 (6.39%) PCI QSA
9 51 (5.53%) DV Cleared
10 49 (5.31%) CCNP
11 30 (3.25%) CCNA
12 27 (2.93%) CEH
13 26 (2.82%) CCSE
14 24 (2.60%) CCIE
15 17 (1.84%) CCSA
16 14 (1.52%) SAP Certification
17 13 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (1.30%) CRISC
19 11 (1.19%) CCDP
19 11 (1.19%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (30.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 153 (16.58%) PCI DSS
3 52 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 40 (4.33%) COBIT
5 19 (2.06%) JSP 440
6 10 (1.08%) GPG13
7 8 (0.87%) QA
8 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.33%) SLA
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.22%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 26 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.52%) Snort
4 10 (1.08%) Squid
5 9 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.76%) ProxySG
7 5 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (0.54%) UAG
8 4 (0.43%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.22%) Nmap
10 1 (0.11%) Samba
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.11%) XenApp
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
10 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.19%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.65%) Nessus
3 5 (0.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.33%) SCCM
5 3 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
5 3 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.22%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.22%) AppDetective
6 2 (0.22%) Cryoserver
7 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 146 (15.82%) CheckPoint
2 113 (12.24%) Cisco
3 74 (8.02%) Juniper
4 61 (6.61%) Microsoft
5 53 (5.74%) Websense
6 52 (5.63%) F5
7 51 (5.53%) Blue Coat
8 49 (5.31%) Oracle
9 31 (3.36%) SAP
9 31 (3.36%) Sourcefire
10 28 (3.03%) Fortinet
10 28 (3.03%) McAfee
11 22 (2.38%) Symantec
12 20 (2.17%) IBM
13 19 (2.06%) CA
13 19 (2.06%) VMware
14 17 (1.84%) Tripwire
15 14 (1.52%) Proofpoint
15 14 (1.52%) ArcSight
16 13 (1.41%) HP
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