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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 512 438 512
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 338 617 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.64% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.67% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 237 527 368
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 151 £65,000 - 19
South East -28 56 £65,000 +8.33% 4
North West +10 45 £52,500 -4.54% 5
East of England +19 27 £57,500 +4.54% 3
South West -21 23 £40,000 -33.33% 1
West Midlands +17 21 £60,000 - 3
Yorkshire +20 6 £50,000 +1.01% 3
East Midlands 0 4 £65,000 +4.00%
North East - 1 - -
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 351 (45.82%) Information Security
2 253 (33.03%) CISSP
3 247 (32.25%) Cybersecurity
4 199 (25.98%) Finance
5 198 (25.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 188 (24.54%) Firewall
7 182 (23.76%) Network Security
8 157 (20.50%) Risk Management
9 155 (20.23%) CISM
10 152 (19.84%) Cisco Certification
11 151 (19.71%) Degree
12 138 (18.02%) Cisco
13 137 (17.89%) Security Architecture
14 135 (17.62%) Presales
15 126 (16.45%) PCI DSS
16 123 (16.06%) CheckPoint
17 119 (15.54%) Data Centre
18 116 (15.14%) CISA
19 114 (14.88%) Penetration Testing
20 99 (12.92%) CCNP
20 99 (12.92%) Security Cleared
21 98 (12.79%) Linux
22 93 (12.14%) Management Information System
22 93 (12.14%) Splunk
23 90 (11.75%) Windows
24 86 (11.23%) Security Management
25 81 (10.57%) CCSE
26 76 (9.92%) Risk Assessment
27 74 (9.66%) Security Monitoring
28 73 (9.53%) SIEM

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 42 (5.48%) IIS
2 7 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.78%) Apache
4 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 23 (3.00%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.83%) MS Project
4 11 (1.44%) MS Office
5 9 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (1.96%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (0.39%) SaaS
5 2 (0.26%) IaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 188 (24.54%) Firewall
2 182 (23.76%) Network Security
3 65 (8.49%) Cisco ASA
4 52 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 51 (6.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 46 (6.01%) LAN
7 37 (4.83%) WAN
8 34 (4.44%) VPN
9 33 (4.31%) BGP
9 33 (4.31%) HTTP
9 33 (4.31%) SSL
10 28 (3.66%) OSPF
11 26 (3.39%) Spanning Tree
12 25 (3.26%) Wireless
13 21 (2.74%) Wireshark
14 19 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
14 19 (2.48%) tcpdump
15 18 (2.35%) Cisco ISE
16 16 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
17 14 (1.83%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.83%) Big Data
2 9 (1.17%) Hadoop
2 9 (1.17%) SAP BW
3 4 (0.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.39%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (0.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.26%) GIS
6 1 (0.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (1.57%) Metasploit
2 10 (1.31%) Burp Suite
3 4 (0.52%) AppScan
3 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.52%) Paros
3 4 (0.52%) WebScarab
4 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 199 (25.98%) Finance
2 49 (6.40%) Retail
3 41 (5.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 27 (3.52%) Banking
5 21 (2.74%) Law
6 18 (2.35%) Legal
7 17 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.57%) Publishing
10 9 (1.17%) Military
11 8 (1.04%) Marketing
12 7 (0.91%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.91%) Local Government
13 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.65%) Advertising
15 2 (0.26%) Back Office
15 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Electronics
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.61%) .NET
2 16 (2.09%) HTML
3 6 (0.78%) 802.1X
3 6 (0.78%) SailPoint
4 5 (0.65%) Web Services
5 4 (0.52%) Ajax
5 4 (0.52%) boto
6 2 (0.26%) OAuth
6 2 (0.26%) OpenID
6 2 (0.26%) SAML
6 2 (0.26%) SPNEGO
7 1 (0.13%) CGI
7 1 (0.13%) Flash
7 1 (0.13%) HTML5
7 1 (0.13%) J2EE
7 1 (0.13%) Middleware
7 1 (0.13%) RESTful
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 119 (15.54%) Data Centre
2 93 (12.14%) Management Information System
3 46 (6.01%) Security Operations Centre
4 30 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 24 (3.13%) CESG
7 17 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (2.09%) PKI
9 14 (1.83%) NHS
10 11 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 10 (1.31%) iPad
11 10 (1.31%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 9 (1.17%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.04%) Cyber Defence
13 8 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (0.91%) Fintech
14 7 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 98 (12.79%) Linux
2 90 (11.75%) Windows
3 57 (7.44%) Unix
4 13 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.04%) VxWorks
7 7 (0.91%) CentOS
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.26%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) KNOPPIX
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (45.82%) Information Security
2 247 (32.25%) Cybersecurity
3 157 (20.50%) Risk Management
4 137 (17.89%) Security Architecture
5 135 (17.62%) Presales
6 114 (14.88%) Penetration Testing
7 86 (11.23%) Security Management
8 76 (9.92%) Risk Assessment
9 74 (9.66%) Security Monitoring
10 73 (9.53%) SIEM
11 70 (9.14%) Security Operations
12 68 (8.88%) Data Protection
13 65 (8.49%) ITIL
14 63 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (5.87%) Vulnerability Management
16 44 (5.74%) Information Security Management
17 43 (5.61%) Business Development
17 43 (5.61%) Information Assurance
17 43 (5.61%) Project Management
18 41 (5.35%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 48 (6.27%) Java
2 39 (5.09%) C
3 22 (2.87%) Python
4 18 (2.35%) C++
5 17 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 16 (2.09%) C#
7 15 (1.96%) PHP
8 14 (1.83%) SQL
9 13 (1.70%) Perl
10 11 (1.44%) Ruby
11 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.78%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.65%) ABAP
12 5 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 253 (33.03%) CISSP
2 155 (20.23%) CISM
3 152 (19.84%) Cisco Certification
4 151 (19.71%) Degree
5 116 (15.14%) CISA
6 99 (12.92%) CCNP
6 99 (12.92%) Security Cleared
7 81 (10.57%) CCSE
8 62 (8.09%) CCSA
9 54 (7.05%) SC Cleared
10 52 (6.79%) CCSP
11 49 (6.40%) CCIE
12 46 (6.01%) CEH
12 46 (6.01%) CESG Certified Professional
13 43 (5.61%) IISP
14 40 (5.22%) CLAS
15 29 (3.79%) CCDP
15 29 (3.79%) CREST Certified
16 28 (3.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 27 (3.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (25.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 126 (16.45%) PCI DSS
3 28 (3.66%) COBIT
4 26 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 19 (2.48%) ISO27002
6 17 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 12 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
8 11 (1.44%) GDPR
9 9 (1.17%) QA
10 7 (0.91%) ISO22301
10 7 (0.91%) ISO27005
10 7 (0.91%) JSP 440
11 6 (0.78%) RMADS
12 3 (0.39%) GPG13
13 2 (0.26%) BS25999
13 2 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.26%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.26%) PMO
13 2 (0.26%) SLA
14 1 (0.13%) COSO
System Software
1 10 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.39%) Snort
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (3.39%) FortiGate
2 19 (2.48%) Nmap
3 17 (2.22%) Nessus
4 9 (1.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 8 (1.04%) QRadar
6 4 (0.52%) Ansible
6 4 (0.52%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 4 (0.52%) Puppet
6 4 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.39%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 3 (0.39%) SELinux
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.13%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.13%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 138 (18.02%) Cisco
2 123 (16.06%) CheckPoint
3 93 (12.14%) Splunk
4 71 (9.27%) F5
5 67 (8.75%) Fortinet
6 66 (8.62%) Palo Alto
7 50 (6.53%) Microsoft
8 45 (5.87%) ArcSight
8 45 (5.87%) Blue Coat
9 39 (5.09%) Juniper
10 26 (3.39%) Oracle
11 20 (2.61%) SAP
12 17 (2.22%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.09%) VMware
14 15 (1.96%) Citrix
15 14 (1.83%) IBM
16 12 (1.57%) LogRhythm
17 11 (1.44%) Imperva
18 10 (1.31%) CyberArk
18 10 (1.31%) Qualys
Manchester, Lancashire
ECSC Group PLC
Salary: From £27,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-80,000+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ingenio
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £80k basic + excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum 45-60K + excellent benefits + career progres
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago