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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 441 518 577
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 561 465 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.48% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 365 286
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £44,000 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +33 217 £65,000 - 35
South East +29 146 £60,000 +4.34% 19
South West -4 43 £60,000 -4.00% 11
East of England +4 38 £55,000 +25.00% 2
North West +30 36 £52,500 -8.69% 7
West Midlands +4 30 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Yorkshire +14 15 £49,500 -7.04% 5
East Midlands - 12 £62,500 -
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 470 (46.26%) Information Security
2 410 (40.35%) CISSP
3 312 (30.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 311 (30.61%) Cybersecurity
5 238 (23.43%) PCI DSS
6 224 (22.05%) CISM
7 223 (21.95%) Network Security
8 221 (21.75%) Degree
9 191 (18.80%) Security Cleared
10 186 (18.31%) Security Architecture
11 180 (17.72%) Finance
12 173 (17.03%) SC Cleared
13 171 (16.83%) Presales
14 170 (16.73%) Risk Management
15 149 (14.67%) Firewall
16 143 (14.07%) Penetration Testing
17 129 (12.70%) SIEM
18 127 (12.50%) Cisco
19 125 (12.30%) CISA
19 125 (12.30%) Data Centre
20 122 (12.01%) CheckPoint
21 117 (11.52%) Security Management
22 114 (11.22%) Security Operations
23 107 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
24 100 (9.84%) IIS
25 98 (9.65%) IISP
26 96 (9.45%) Vulnerability Management
27 94 (9.25%) Project Management
28 91 (8.96%) Security Operations Centre
29 89 (8.76%) Juniper

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 100 (9.84%) IIS
2 8 (0.79%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.30%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.20%) Apache
4 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.098%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.098%) JBoss
5 1 (0.098%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (1.87%) MS Visio
2 11 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.59%) MS Office
4 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.98%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.49%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.098%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.098%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.098%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (0.89%) IaaS
3 8 (0.79%) SaaS
4 6 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.098%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.098%) Office 365
5 1 (0.098%) PaaS
5 1 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 223 (21.95%) Network Security
2 149 (14.67%) Firewall
3 58 (5.71%) Wireless
4 51 (5.02%) LAN
5 50 (4.92%) WAN
6 45 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
7 41 (4.04%) VPN
8 39 (3.84%) Internet
9 35 (3.44%) BGP
10 34 (3.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 34 (3.35%) OSPF
11 30 (2.95%) SAN
12 26 (2.56%) TCP/IP
13 23 (2.26%) FCoE
14 22 (2.17%) SSL
15 20 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
16 19 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
16 19 (1.87%) IPsec
17 18 (1.77%) Spanning Tree
18 13 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.57%) Big Data
2 10 (0.98%) SQL Server
3 9 (0.89%) Hadoop
4 5 (0.49%) SAP BI
5 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.30%) GIS
7 2 (0.20%) MySQL
7 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.20%) Redis
7 2 (0.20%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.098%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.098%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.098%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.098%) AppScan
2 1 (0.098%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.098%) Paros
2 1 (0.098%) WebScarab
General
1 180 (17.72%) Finance
2 79 (7.78%) Law
3 42 (4.13%) Banking
4 38 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.35%) Legal
6 24 (2.36%) Marketing
7 13 (1.28%) Retail
8 12 (1.18%) Military
9 6 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.59%) Games
10 5 (0.49%) Electronics
10 5 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.49%) German Language
10 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.20%) Advertising
12 2 (0.20%) Billing
12 2 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.098%) French Language
13 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.97%) .NET
2 8 (0.79%) XMPP
3 5 (0.49%) HTML
4 4 (0.39%) Web Services
5 2 (0.20%) CGI
5 2 (0.20%) JSON
5 2 (0.20%) Middleware
5 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.20%) REST
6 1 (0.098%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.098%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.098%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.098%) Flash
6 1 (0.098%) HTML5
6 1 (0.098%) J2EE
6 1 (0.098%) LAMP
6 1 (0.098%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.098%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.098%) Spring
6 1 (0.098%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.30%) Data Centre
2 91 (8.96%) Security Operations Centre
3 85 (8.37%) Management Information System
4 45 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (3.35%) Mathematics
7 32 (3.15%) CESG
8 31 (3.05%) Cyberthreat
8 31 (3.05%) PKI
9 15 (1.48%) Cryptography
10 14 (1.38%) CESG CLAS
11 13 (1.28%) Social Media
12 10 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.89%) Blog
13 9 (0.89%) iPad
14 8 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 7 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
15 7 (0.69%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
16 6 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 51 (5.02%) Windows
2 35 (3.44%) Unix
3 24 (2.36%) Linux
4 9 (0.89%) Android
5 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.098%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.098%) HPUX
9 1 (0.098%) KNOPPIX
9 1 (0.098%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.098%) Solaris
9 1 (0.098%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.098%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (46.26%) Information Security
2 311 (30.61%) Cybersecurity
3 186 (18.31%) Security Architecture
4 171 (16.83%) Presales
5 170 (16.73%) Risk Management
6 143 (14.07%) Penetration Testing
7 129 (12.70%) SIEM
8 117 (11.52%) Security Management
9 114 (11.22%) Security Operations
10 96 (9.45%) Vulnerability Management
11 94 (9.25%) Project Management
12 76 (7.48%) ITIL
13 75 (7.38%) Information Assurance
14 66 (6.50%) Risk Assessment
15 63 (6.20%) Data Protection
16 62 (6.10%) Portfolio Management
17 61 (6.00%) Performance Management
18 57 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
19 55 (5.41%) Information Security Management
19 55 (5.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 45 (4.43%) C
2 23 (2.26%) Java
3 21 (2.07%) Python
4 19 (1.87%) C++
5 17 (1.67%) C#
6 14 (1.38%) VB.NET
7 13 (1.28%) PHP
8 12 (1.18%) Perl
9 10 (0.98%) SQL
10 9 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.59%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.59%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.30%) VB
13 2 (0.20%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.098%) ABAP
14 1 (0.098%) COBOL
14 1 (0.098%) Ruby
14 1 (0.098%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 410 (40.35%) CISSP
2 224 (22.05%) CISM
3 221 (21.75%) Degree
4 191 (18.80%) Security Cleared
5 173 (17.03%) SC Cleared
6 125 (12.30%) CISA
7 107 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
8 98 (9.65%) IISP
9 86 (8.46%) CLAS
10 72 (7.09%) CCNP
11 71 (6.99%) CESG Certified Professional
12 48 (4.72%) CREST Certified
13 44 (4.33%) CCSE
14 39 (3.84%) PCI QSA
15 35 (3.44%) CEH
15 35 (3.44%) SANS
16 33 (3.25%) CCSA
17 30 (2.95%) CCIE
18 29 (2.85%) CRISC
18 29 (2.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 312 (30.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 238 (23.43%) PCI DSS
3 31 (3.05%) COBIT
3 31 (3.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 30 (2.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (2.26%) RMADS
6 21 (2.07%) JSP 440
7 19 (1.87%) ISO 9001
8 17 (1.67%) ISO27002
9 13 (1.28%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.89%) Data Quality
11 8 (0.79%) ISO27005
11 8 (0.79%) QA
12 7 (0.69%) PA-DSS
13 6 (0.59%) BS25999
14 3 (0.30%) GPG13
14 3 (0.30%) HMG Infosec
15 2 (0.20%) GCP
16 1 (0.098%) BS7799
16 1 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.59%) Snort
5 3 (0.30%) Firmware
6 1 (0.098%) XenApp
6 1 (0.098%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.098%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (4.33%) QRadar
2 15 (1.48%) Nessus
3 11 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (0.89%) SELinux
5 4 (0.39%) Nmap
6 3 (0.30%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.20%) Proventia
8 1 (0.098%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.098%) EnCase
8 1 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.098%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.098%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 127 (12.50%) Cisco
2 122 (12.01%) CheckPoint
3 89 (8.76%) Juniper
4 78 (7.68%) F5
5 77 (7.58%) ArcSight
5 77 (7.58%) Splunk
6 67 (6.59%) Palo Alto
7 46 (4.53%) Blue Coat
8 35 (3.44%) Fortinet
9 29 (2.85%) HP
10 28 (2.76%) Intel Security
10 28 (2.76%) Microsoft
11 24 (2.36%) Forcepoint
11 24 (2.36%) VMware
12 22 (2.17%) Aruba
13 20 (1.97%) Sourcefire
14 19 (1.87%) SAP
15 18 (1.77%) Oracle
16 15 (1.48%) ProCurve
17 14 (1.38%) Meraki
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Barclay Simpson Corporate Governance Recruitment
Salary: Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Comms-care
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £49000 - £61000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum plus v strong benefits
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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Cambridgeshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £Market
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