The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 510 494 517
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 442 401 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 312 317 325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £42,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Consultant
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -64 161 £60,000 - 20
South East +21 147 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Yorkshire -20 33 £55,000 +10.00%
South West +5 32 £47,500 - 3
West Midlands +20 20 £55,000 +12.82% 1
North West -19 12 £40,750 -24.53% 3
East Midlands -15 10 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England -15 9 £41,750 -18.93% 1
Midlands 0 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 389 (50.32%) Information Security
2 272 (35.19%) CISSP
3 225 (29.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 220 (28.46%) Firewall
5 169 (21.86%) Network Security
6 168 (21.73%) Security Cleared
7 164 (21.22%) CISM
8 139 (17.98%) Risk Management
9 122 (15.78%) PCI DSS
10 117 (15.14%) SC Cleared
11 107 (13.84%) CheckPoint
12 104 (13.45%) Cyber Security
13 103 (13.32%) Degree
14 98 (12.68%) Finance
15 95 (12.29%) Penetration Testing
16 94 (12.16%) CISA
17 85 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
18 84 (10.87%) Management Information System
18 84 (10.87%) Windows
19 83 (10.74%) TCP/IP
20 77 (9.96%) Security Management
21 76 (9.83%) Cisco
22 72 (9.31%) SIEM
23 70 (9.06%) Microsoft
24 68 (8.80%) Juniper
25 67 (8.67%) Information Assurance
26 60 (7.76%) Blue Coat
27 58 (7.50%) RMADS
28 57 (7.37%) UNIX
29 55 (7.12%) Internet

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (2.72%) IIS
2 19 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (0.39%) Lync
5 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Apache
6 1 (0.13%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.91%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.26%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.68%) SaaS
2 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.13%) IaaS
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 220 (28.46%) Firewall
2 169 (21.86%) Network Security
3 83 (10.74%) TCP/IP
4 55 (7.12%) Internet
5 51 (6.60%) VPN
6 48 (6.21%) SSL
7 43 (5.56%) DNS
8 35 (4.53%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (4.01%) DHCP
10 29 (3.75%) SMTP
11 28 (3.62%) HTTP
12 27 (3.49%) LDAP
12 27 (3.49%) IPsec
12 27 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
13 25 (3.23%) FTP
14 23 (2.98%) BGP
15 22 (2.85%) OSPF
15 22 (2.85%) LAN
16 21 (2.72%) WAN
17 20 (2.59%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (0.91%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.52%) Big Data
5 3 (0.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.91%) Metasploit
General
1 98 (12.68%) Finance
2 54 (6.99%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.72%) Advertising
4 18 (2.33%) Banking
5 16 (2.07%) Retail
5 16 (2.07%) Local Government
6 15 (1.94%) Publishing
6 15 (1.94%) Law
7 14 (1.81%) Legal
8 10 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.39%) Games
10 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.26%) Military
11 2 (0.26%) International Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Marketing
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.20%) SAML
2 15 (1.94%) Web Services
3 14 (1.81%) HTML
3 14 (1.81%) Flash
3 14 (1.81%) HTML5
4 11 (1.42%) OAuth
4 11 (1.42%) OpenID
5 7 (0.91%) Middleware
6 6 (0.78%) SailPoint
7 5 (0.65%) XACML
7 5 (0.65%) SPML
7 5 (0.65%) .NET
8 4 (0.52%) Regular Expression
9 2 (0.26%) CGI
9 2 (0.26%) COM
9 2 (0.26%) JSP
10 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 1 (0.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 58 (7.50%) RMADS
3 55 (7.12%) PKI
4 39 (5.05%) Cryptography
5 38 (4.92%) CESG
6 36 (4.66%) CESG CLAS
7 34 (4.40%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.72%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.20%) Digital Media
10 14 (1.81%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.03%) Statistics
11 8 (1.03%) Physics
12 6 (0.78%) Machine Learning
13 4 (0.52%) Replication
13 4 (0.52%) Open Source
13 4 (0.52%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
14 3 (0.39%) PMI
15 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 84 (10.87%) Windows
2 57 (7.37%) UNIX
3 35 (4.53%) Linux
4 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.52%) Solaris
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Android
8 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (50.32%) Information Security
2 139 (17.98%) Risk Management
3 104 (13.45%) Cyber Security
4 95 (12.29%) Penetration Testing
5 85 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
6 77 (9.96%) Security Management
7 72 (9.31%) SIEM
8 67 (8.67%) Information Assurance
9 55 (7.12%) Project Management
10 53 (6.86%) Security Architecture
11 49 (6.34%) ITIL
12 44 (5.69%) Business Continuity
13 42 (5.43%) Network Design
13 42 (5.43%) Business Development
14 37 (4.79%) Ethical Hacking
15 33 (4.27%) Information Security Management
16 31 (4.01%) Vulnerability Assessment
17 29 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (3.10%) ISMS
19 23 (2.98%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (4.01%) Java
2 22 (2.85%) Shell Script
3 15 (1.94%) C
4 5 (0.65%) SQL
5 4 (0.52%) Perl
6 3 (0.39%) C++
7 2 (0.26%) PHP
8 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.13%) C#
8 1 (0.13%) VB
8 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.13%) ABAP
8 1 (0.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 272 (35.19%) CISSP
2 168 (21.73%) Security Cleared
3 164 (21.22%) CISM
4 117 (15.14%) SC Cleared
5 103 (13.32%) Degree
6 94 (12.16%) CISA
7 48 (6.21%) DV Cleared
8 39 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (3.75%) PCI QSA
10 28 (3.62%) CCNA
11 27 (3.49%) CCNP
12 22 (2.85%) CCIE
13 19 (2.46%) CCSA
14 18 (2.33%) CEH
14 18 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (2.20%) CCDP
16 13 (1.68%) CRISC
16 13 (1.68%) CCSP
17 11 (1.42%) GIAC
18 9 (1.16%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (29.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 122 (15.78%) PCI DSS
3 32 (4.14%) COBIT
4 17 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.42%) QA
6 10 (1.29%) JSP 440
7 8 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 7 (0.91%) BS25999
9 5 (0.65%) GPG13
9 5 (0.65%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.65%) BS7799
10 3 (0.39%) COSO
11 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.33%) UAG
4 14 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.91%) ISA Server
7 6 (0.78%) Snort
8 3 (0.39%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.39%) Nmap
9 2 (0.26%) RACF
9 2 (0.26%) Squid
10 1 (0.13%) XenApp
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
10 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 14 (1.81%) Nessus
3 7 (0.91%) CORE IMPACT
4 4 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (0.52%) Cryoserver
5 3 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.39%) AppDetective
6 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.26%) SCCM
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) MIIS
Vendors
1 107 (13.84%) CheckPoint
2 76 (9.83%) Cisco
3 70 (9.06%) Microsoft
4 68 (8.80%) Juniper
5 60 (7.76%) Blue Coat
6 51 (6.60%) F5
7 44 (5.69%) Websense
8 39 (5.05%) Oracle
9 31 (4.01%) Citrix
10 28 (3.62%) VMware
11 25 (3.23%) McAfee
12 22 (2.85%) Sourcefire
12 22 (2.85%) Fortinet
13 19 (2.46%) Symantec
14 18 (2.33%) CA
15 16 (2.07%) IronPort
16 13 (1.68%) IBM
17 10 (1.29%) Nokia
17 10 (1.29%) ArcSight
18 9 (1.16%) SAP
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