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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 474 519 507
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 432 471 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 315 388 395
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -1.73%
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
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
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 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +71 197 £67,500 +12.50% 22
South East +16 91 £55,000 -4.34% 10
North West -20 34 £60,000 +14.28% 4
East of England +8 29 £60,000 -3.22% 4
Yorkshire +32 27 £51,250 +13.88% 1
South West +11 18 £70,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -17 13 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
North East +5 1 £62,500 +47.05%
East Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 462 (44.85%) Information Security
2 420 (40.78%) Cybersecurity
3 374 (36.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 349 (33.88%) CISSP
5 253 (24.56%) PCI DSS
6 241 (23.40%) Network Security
7 235 (22.82%) Security Architecture
8 227 (22.04%) Finance
9 219 (21.26%) Firewall
10 214 (20.78%) Degree
11 194 (18.83%) SIEM
12 193 (18.74%) Risk Management
13 192 (18.64%) CISM
14 182 (17.67%) Penetration Testing
15 172 (16.70%) Security Cleared
16 165 (16.02%) Presales
17 140 (13.59%) CISA
18 136 (13.20%) SC Cleared
19 123 (11.94%) Management Information System
20 121 (11.75%) Security Operations
21 116 (11.26%) Data Centre
22 115 (11.17%) Cisco
23 110 (10.68%) Data Protection
24 109 (10.58%) Cisco Certification
25 101 (9.81%) CheckPoint
26 99 (9.61%) Windows
27 92 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
28 90 (8.74%) Splunk
29 84 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
29 84 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre

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 69 (6.70%) IIS
2 9 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.58%) OpenStack
4 5 (0.49%) Apache
4 5 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.19%) CICS
5 2 (0.19%) Drupal
5 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.19%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.097%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.097%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.097%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.097%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (2.14%) MS Excel
1 22 (2.14%) MS Visio
2 14 (1.36%) MS Office
3 12 (1.17%) MS Project
4 8 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (3.01%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.097%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.097%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.78%) IaaS
3 8 (0.78%) SaaS
4 7 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.097%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.097%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 241 (23.40%) Network Security
2 219 (21.26%) Firewall
3 53 (5.15%) LAN
4 50 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (3.79%) TCP/IP
6 38 (3.69%) Internet
7 33 (3.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 31 (3.01%) Wireless
9 29 (2.82%) WAN
10 26 (2.52%) VPN
11 24 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (2.04%) HTTP
13 19 (1.84%) BGP
14 16 (1.55%) Wireshark
15 15 (1.46%) OSPF
15 15 (1.46%) Spanning Tree
16 14 (1.36%) Cisco Wireless
16 14 (1.36%) tcpdump
17 13 (1.26%) SSL
18 12 (1.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.26%) Big Data
2 10 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 9 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 8 (0.78%) SAP BW
5 5 (0.49%) GIS
6 3 (0.29%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.19%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.097%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.097%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (0.97%) Metasploit
2 9 (0.87%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.097%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.097%) sqlmap
3 1 (0.097%) Subversion
General
1 227 (22.04%) Finance
2 39 (3.79%) Law
3 34 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 31 (3.01%) Banking
5 27 (2.62%) Retail
6 24 (2.33%) Legal
6 24 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.17%) Publishing
10 7 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.58%) Games
11 6 (0.58%) Marketing
11 6 (0.58%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.49%) Electronics
12 5 (0.49%) Military
13 3 (0.29%) Automotive
13 3 (0.29%) Local Government
14 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.097%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.88%) .NET
2 12 (1.17%) Web Services
3 6 (0.58%) SAML
4 5 (0.49%) Regular Expression
4 5 (0.49%) SailPoint
5 4 (0.39%) HTML
5 4 (0.39%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.19%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.19%) J2EE
6 2 (0.19%) OAuth
6 2 (0.19%) OpenID
6 2 (0.19%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.097%) CGI
7 1 (0.097%) Flash
7 1 (0.097%) HTML5
7 1 (0.097%) REST
7 1 (0.097%) RESTful
7 1 (0.097%) SOAP
7 1 (0.097%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 116 (11.26%) Data Centre
3 84 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
4 68 (6.60%) PKI
5 53 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 33 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (2.91%) CESG
8 26 (2.52%) Cryptography
9 23 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 23 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
10 19 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
11 18 (1.75%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.65%) iPad
12 17 (1.65%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.46%) Blog
14 14 (1.36%) NHS
15 13 (1.26%) Mainframe
16 12 (1.17%) Physics
17 10 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
17 10 (0.97%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 99 (9.61%) Windows
2 79 (7.67%) Linux
3 65 (6.31%) Unix
4 15 (1.46%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.87%) CentOS
6 8 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.58%) VxWorks
7 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.29%) Debian
10 2 (0.19%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.19%) VMS
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.097%) AIX
11 1 (0.097%) Android
11 1 (0.097%) KNOPPIX
11 1 (0.097%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.097%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (44.85%) Information Security
2 420 (40.78%) Cybersecurity
3 235 (22.82%) Security Architecture
4 194 (18.83%) SIEM
5 193 (18.74%) Risk Management
6 182 (17.67%) Penetration Testing
7 165 (16.02%) Presales
8 121 (11.75%) Security Operations
9 110 (10.68%) Data Protection
10 92 (8.93%) Risk Assessment
11 84 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
12 83 (8.06%) Security Management
13 82 (7.96%) Project Management
14 76 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 66 (6.41%) Identity Access Management
16 62 (6.02%) ITIL
17 58 (5.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 54 (5.24%) Information Security Management
18 54 (5.24%) Portfolio Management
19 53 (5.15%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.12%) Java
2 61 (5.92%) C
3 40 (3.88%) C++
4 33 (3.20%) PHP
5 31 (3.01%) C#
6 28 (2.72%) VB.NET
7 23 (2.23%) Python
8 12 (1.17%) SQL
9 11 (1.07%) Perl
10 10 (0.97%) ABAP
11 8 (0.78%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 6 (0.58%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.49%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.39%) Ruby
15 2 (0.19%) CLIST
15 2 (0.19%) REXX
16 1 (0.097%) VB
Qualifications
1 349 (33.88%) CISSP
2 214 (20.78%) Degree
3 192 (18.64%) CISM
4 172 (16.70%) Security Cleared
5 140 (13.59%) CISA
6 136 (13.20%) SC Cleared
7 109 (10.58%) Cisco Certification
8 76 (7.38%) CREST Certified
9 73 (7.09%) CCNP
10 69 (6.70%) IISP
11 61 (5.92%) CCSE
11 61 (5.92%) CEH
12 54 (5.24%) CESG Certified Professional
12 54 (5.24%) CLAS
13 44 (4.27%) OSCP
14 40 (3.88%) CCSA
15 39 (3.79%) CCIE
15 39 (3.79%) CRISC
16 32 (3.11%) CCNA
17 30 (2.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (36.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 253 (24.56%) PCI DSS
3 51 (4.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 31 (3.01%) COBIT
5 28 (2.72%) ISO27002
6 24 (2.33%) ISO22301
7 20 (1.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 18 (1.75%) RMADS
9 16 (1.55%) ISO27005
10 14 (1.36%) QA
11 7 (0.68%) GPG13
12 5 (0.49%) BS25999
12 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.39%) GxP
13 4 (0.39%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.39%) PA-DSS
14 3 (0.29%) HMG Infosec
15 2 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
15 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.58%) Snort
4 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.19%) RACF
5 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.097%) Docker
6 1 (0.097%) KVM
6 1 (0.097%) pfSense
6 1 (0.097%) vCloud
6 1 (0.097%) vSphere
6 1 (0.097%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (1.94%) QRadar
2 18 (1.75%) Nmap
3 13 (1.26%) Nessus
4 12 (1.17%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.29%) RSA Archer
7 3 (0.29%) SELinux
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.097%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.097%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.097%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.097%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.097%) Puppet
9 1 (0.097%) SCCM
9 1 (0.097%) SCOM
9 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 115 (11.17%) Cisco
2 101 (9.81%) CheckPoint
3 90 (8.74%) Splunk
4 73 (7.09%) F5
5 71 (6.89%) Palo Alto
6 70 (6.80%) ArcSight
7 63 (6.12%) Fortinet
8 49 (4.76%) Juniper
8 49 (4.76%) SAP
9 46 (4.47%) Microsoft
10 38 (3.69%) Blue Coat
11 23 (2.23%) VMware
12 21 (2.04%) Intel Security
13 16 (1.55%) LogRhythm
14 15 (1.46%) Forcepoint
15 14 (1.36%) Sourcefire
16 12 (1.17%) Red Hat
17 11 (1.07%) Qualys
17 11 (1.07%) Sophos
18 9 (0.87%) CA
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000 + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum DoE (+ v strong Benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus / Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £64,000 to £70,000 per annum Negot (plus v strong benefits)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £60000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Recital Consulting
Salary: £60000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
KnownFour
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum OTE + Competitive Base + Private Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cybercrowd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago