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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 374 493 511
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 716 531 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.54% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 550 388 381
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
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
88424 98706 105739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75252 82384 86955
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 £26,500
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +79 307 £62,500 +8.22% 19
South East +57 175 £57,500 +4.54% 13
West Midlands +15 52 £65,000 +18.18% 8
South West +31 44 £65,000 +28.07% 4
North West +34 42 £51,500 -6.36% 4
Yorkshire +42 26 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North East - 24 £55,000 -
East of England +24 21 £55,000 +17.02% 3
East Midlands 0 4 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 724 (48.46%) Cybersecurity
2 669 (44.78%) Information Security
3 521 (34.87%) CISSP
4 455 (30.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 394 (26.37%) Security Cleared
6 372 (24.90%) Security Architecture
7 357 (23.90%) Degree
8 335 (22.42%) SC Cleared
9 313 (20.95%) PCI DSS
10 305 (20.41%) Finance
11 298 (19.95%) Network Security
12 289 (19.34%) SIEM
13 276 (18.47%) Risk Management
14 269 (18.01%) CISM
15 237 (15.86%) Firewall
16 230 (15.39%) Presales
17 205 (13.72%) Penetration Testing
18 197 (13.19%) Security Operations
19 185 (12.38%) CISA
20 170 (11.38%) Data Protection
21 162 (10.84%) Cisco
22 146 (9.77%) Security Operations Centre
23 139 (9.30%) PKI
24 135 (9.04%) Management Information System
25 126 (8.43%) Data Centre
26 123 (8.23%) ArcSight
26 123 (8.23%) Identity Management
27 120 (8.03%) CheckPoint
28 119 (7.97%) Threat Analysis
29 113 (7.56%) 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 62 (4.15%) IIS
2 12 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 8 (0.54%) Apache
4 8 (0.54%) Apache Pig
4 8 (0.54%) SAS
5 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
6 3 (0.20%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.13%) CICS
7 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.067%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 23 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.00%) MS Office
4 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (3.15%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.33%) SAP CRM
2 5 (0.33%) SAP HR
2 5 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.067%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.47%) SaaS
2 6 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.20%) IaaS
4 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.067%) Office 365
5 1 (0.067%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 298 (19.95%) Network Security
2 237 (15.86%) Firewall
3 70 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
4 59 (3.95%) LAN
5 52 (3.48%) WAN
6 49 (3.28%) Internet
6 49 (3.28%) VPN
6 49 (3.28%) Wireless
7 37 (2.48%) TCP/IP
8 36 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (2.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 23 (1.54%) BGP
11 19 (1.27%) MPLS
12 18 (1.20%) OSPF
13 17 (1.14%) Spanning Tree
14 15 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
17 12 (0.80%) Wireless Security
18 11 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.27%) Big Data
2 13 (0.87%) Hadoop
2 13 (0.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (0.54%) SAP BW
4 7 (0.47%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.40%) GIS
5 6 (0.40%) SAP BI
5 6 (0.40%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.067%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.067%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.067%) DB2
8 1 (0.067%) MySQL
8 1 (0.067%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.067%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.067%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (0.60%) 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%) sqlmap
3 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.067%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.067%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.067%) Paros
4 1 (0.067%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 305 (20.41%) Finance
2 79 (5.29%) Legal
3 53 (3.55%) Law
4 49 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 44 (2.95%) Banking
6 24 (1.61%) Retail
7 23 (1.54%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.07%) Marketing
10 12 (0.80%) Military
11 10 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.54%) Publishing
13 7 (0.47%) Games
14 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.27%) Billing
14 4 (0.27%) Electronics
14 4 (0.27%) French Language
15 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Back Office
16 1 (0.067%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (3.35%) .NET
2 16 (1.07%) SAML
3 11 (0.74%) J2EE
3 11 (0.74%) Regular Expression
4 10 (0.67%) HTML
4 10 (0.67%) SAP Basis
5 8 (0.54%) ZeroMQ
6 4 (0.27%) Flash
6 4 (0.27%) HTML5
7 2 (0.13%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.13%) Middleware
7 2 (0.13%) XMPP
8 1 (0.067%) REST
8 1 (0.067%) SOAP
8 1 (0.067%) VXML
8 1 (0.067%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 146 (9.77%) Security Operations Centre
2 139 (9.30%) PKI
3 135 (9.04%) Management Information System
4 126 (8.43%) Data Centre
5 89 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (5.89%) Computer Science
7 84 (5.62%) CESG
8 53 (3.55%) Cyber Attack
9 38 (2.54%) CESG CLAS
9 38 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
10 36 (2.41%) Mathematics
11 33 (2.21%) Mobile App
12 30 (2.01%) Cryptography
13 28 (1.87%) iPad
14 25 (1.67%) Driving Licence
15 23 (1.54%) Cybercrime
16 22 (1.47%) Blog
16 22 (1.47%) RSA SecurID
17 17 (1.14%) Social Media
18 11 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 107 (7.16%) Windows
2 53 (3.55%) Linux
3 48 (3.21%) Unix
4 29 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.54%) CentOS
7 4 (0.27%) Android
7 4 (0.27%) Solaris
7 4 (0.27%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.20%) Debian
8 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.067%) AIX
10 1 (0.067%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.067%) KNOPPIX
10 1 (0.067%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.067%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (48.46%) Cybersecurity
2 669 (44.78%) Information Security
3 372 (24.90%) Security Architecture
4 289 (19.34%) SIEM
5 276 (18.47%) Risk Management
6 230 (15.39%) Presales
7 205 (13.72%) Penetration Testing
8 197 (13.19%) Security Operations
9 170 (11.38%) Data Protection
10 123 (8.23%) Identity Management
11 119 (7.97%) Threat Analysis
12 113 (7.56%) Risk Assessment
13 112 (7.50%) Security Management
14 109 (7.30%) ITIL
14 109 (7.30%) Project Management
15 103 (6.89%) Fraud Detection
16 97 (6.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
17 95 (6.36%) Information Assurance
18 90 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
19 85 (5.69%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (6.76%) C
2 76 (5.09%) Java
3 70 (4.69%) C++
4 54 (3.61%) PHP
5 51 (3.41%) C#
6 45 (3.01%) Python
7 41 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 21 (1.41%) Perl
9 20 (1.34%) Objective-C
10 16 (1.07%) ABAP
11 13 (0.87%) Bash Shell
11 13 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 12 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 12 (0.80%) SQL
13 9 (0.60%) Ruby
14 8 (0.54%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.20%) VB
16 2 (0.13%) CLIST
16 2 (0.13%) REXX
Qualifications
1 521 (34.87%) CISSP
2 394 (26.37%) Security Cleared
3 357 (23.90%) Degree
4 335 (22.42%) SC Cleared
5 269 (18.01%) CISM
6 185 (12.38%) CISA
7 109 (7.30%) CLAS
8 103 (6.89%) Cisco Certification
9 99 (6.63%) CREST Certified
10 96 (6.43%) CESG Certified Professional
11 75 (5.02%) DV Cleared
12 70 (4.69%) CRISC
13 68 (4.55%) CEH
14 63 (4.22%) IISP
15 61 (4.08%) PCI QSA
16 58 (3.88%) CCNP
17 52 (3.48%) SANS
18 46 (3.08%) OSCP
19 42 (2.81%) CCIE
20 30 (2.01%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (30.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 313 (20.95%) PCI DSS
3 64 (4.28%) ISO22301
4 59 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 46 (3.08%) ISO27002
6 44 (2.95%) ISO27005
7 31 (2.07%) QA
8 29 (1.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 26 (1.74%) RMADS
10 25 (1.67%) COBIT
11 15 (1.00%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.80%) BS25999
13 7 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
13 7 (0.47%) SSAE 16
14 6 (0.40%) GPG13
15 5 (0.33%) GxP
15 5 (0.33%) PA-DSS
16 3 (0.20%) HMG Infosec
16 3 (0.20%) JSP 440
17 2 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 35 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.13%) RACF
5 2 (0.13%) Snort
5 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.13%) vSphere
6 1 (0.067%) Docker
6 1 (0.067%) KVM
6 1 (0.067%) UAG
6 1 (0.067%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (2.68%) QRadar
2 14 (0.94%) Nessus
3 10 (0.67%) Nmap
4 9 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (0.54%) RSA Archer
6 7 (0.47%) SELinux
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%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.13%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.13%) SCOM
10 2 (0.13%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.067%) Puppet
11 1 (0.067%) SCCM
11 1 (0.067%) WSUS
Vendors
1 162 (10.84%) Cisco
2 123 (8.23%) ArcSight
3 120 (8.03%) CheckPoint
4 89 (5.96%) F5
5 84 (5.62%) Palo Alto
6 74 (4.95%) Juniper
7 72 (4.82%) Splunk
8 71 (4.75%) SAP
9 53 (3.55%) Microsoft
10 47 (3.15%) Blue Coat
11 36 (2.41%) VMware
12 35 (2.34%) Qualys
13 34 (2.28%) Fortinet
14 33 (2.21%) Riverbed
15 26 (1.74%) Intel Security
16 25 (1.67%) Cyber-Ark
17 22 (1.47%) HP
18 20 (1.34%) AlgoSec
18 20 (1.34%) Forcepoint
18 20 (1.34%) IBM
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Via Resource
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
Adeptis Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £100000 - £135000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago