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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 464 505 508
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 469 403 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 324 297 312
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +96 217 £60,000 +1.69% 32
South East -26 94 £55,000 +4.76% 15
East of England +40 39 £44,000 +41.93% 4
South West -8 39 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Yorkshire -4 34 £50,000 -9.09% 6
North West +25 28 £57,500 +39.39% 5
West Midlands -29 12 £65,000 +10.63%
East Midlands +6 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Midlands +1 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 428 (47.66%) Information Security
2 300 (33.41%) CISSP
3 240 (26.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 218 (24.28%) Network Security
4 218 (24.28%) Cisco
5 202 (22.49%) Firewall
6 188 (20.94%) CheckPoint
7 172 (19.15%) Juniper
7 172 (19.15%) Security Cleared
8 166 (18.49%) Cyber Security
9 158 (17.59%) Security Architecture
10 157 (17.48%) Finance
11 142 (15.81%) PCI DSS
12 137 (15.26%) CISM
13 135 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
14 129 (14.37%) Penetration Testing
15 124 (13.81%) SC Cleared
16 115 (12.81%) ITIL
16 115 (12.81%) Risk Management
17 114 (12.69%) Management Information System
18 111 (12.36%) Degree
19 102 (11.36%) Windows
20 99 (11.02%) CCSE
21 97 (10.80%) SIEM
22 91 (10.13%) Blue Coat
22 91 (10.13%) Linux
23 89 (9.91%) CCNP
24 87 (9.69%) Fortinet
24 87 (9.69%) Cisco ASA
25 77 (8.57%) CISA

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (2.23%) IIS
2 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.22%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (2.67%) MS Visio
2 23 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.78%) MS Office
4 11 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.00%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
1 21 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.89%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.22%) RMDS
4 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) IaaS
3 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 218 (24.28%) Network Security
2 202 (22.49%) Firewall
3 87 (9.69%) Cisco ASA
4 71 (7.91%) LAN
5 66 (7.35%) WAN
6 64 (7.13%) Cisco PIX
7 58 (6.46%) Wireless
8 57 (6.35%) TCP/IP
8 57 (6.35%) VPN
9 50 (5.57%) NetScreen
10 43 (4.79%) DNS
11 42 (4.68%) Cisco ISE
12 38 (4.23%) OSPF
12 38 (4.23%) BGP
13 35 (3.90%) DHCP
14 33 (3.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (3.34%) MPLS
16 28 (3.12%) Wireshark
17 25 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
18 21 (2.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.34%) Oracle Database
2 15 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.78%) Big Data
5 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Ant
1 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.11%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.11%) JIRA
1 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.11%) Hudson
1 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
General
1 157 (17.48%) Finance
2 54 (6.01%) Banking
3 47 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 46 (5.12%) Retail
5 33 (3.67%) Law
6 29 (3.23%) Marketing
7 20 (2.23%) Games
8 17 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.56%) Legal
10 10 (1.11%) Advertising
11 5 (0.56%) Military
11 5 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 3 (0.33%) Local Government
13 3 (0.33%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.22%) HTML
2 10 (1.11%) SAML
3 9 (1.00%) Ajax
3 9 (1.00%) OAuth
4 8 (0.89%) Regular Expression
5 7 (0.78%) OpenID
5 7 (0.78%) JSP
6 6 (0.67%) .NET
6 6 (0.67%) REST
7 5 (0.56%) Middleware
8 4 (0.45%) WSDL
8 4 (0.45%) Web Services
9 2 (0.22%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.11%) XML
10 1 (0.11%) Flash
10 1 (0.11%) SOAP
10 1 (0.11%) HTML5
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.11%) JNI
10 1 (0.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.69%) Management Information System
2 40 (4.45%) CESG
3 35 (3.90%) RMADS
4 32 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.12%) Mathematics
7 17 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.89%) PKI
8 16 (1.78%) CESG CLAS
9 14 (1.56%) SCADA
10 11 (1.22%) CCTV
10 11 (1.22%) Cryptography
11 10 (1.11%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.78%) Smartcard
13 5 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.56%) Open Source
14 4 (0.45%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Online Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 102 (11.36%) Windows
2 91 (10.13%) Linux
3 42 (4.68%) UNIX
4 5 (0.56%) Solaris
5 2 (0.22%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (47.66%) Information Security
2 166 (18.49%) Cyber Security
3 158 (17.59%) Security Architecture
4 129 (14.37%) Penetration Testing
5 115 (12.81%) Risk Management
5 115 (12.81%) ITIL
6 97 (10.80%) SIEM
7 71 (7.91%) Vulnerability Management
8 69 (7.68%) Security Management
9 64 (7.13%) PRINCE2
10 59 (6.57%) Business Development
11 55 (6.12%) Risk Assessment
12 54 (6.01%) Information Assurance
13 52 (5.79%) TOGAF
14 51 (5.68%) Project Management
15 46 (5.12%) Service Delivery
16 45 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (4.34%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (4.34%) Mentoring
18 37 (4.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.23%) SQL
2 28 (3.12%) C
3 26 (2.90%) Java
4 8 (0.89%) C#
5 7 (0.78%) C++
5 7 (0.78%) Python
6 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.56%) PHP
8 4 (0.45%) Perl
8 4 (0.45%) Ruby
9 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.22%) Tcl
10 2 (0.22%) ABAP
10 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.11%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 300 (33.41%) CISSP
2 172 (19.15%) Security Cleared
3 137 (15.26%) CISM
4 135 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
5 124 (13.81%) SC Cleared
6 111 (12.36%) Degree
7 99 (11.02%) CCSE
8 89 (9.91%) CCNP
9 77 (8.57%) CISA
10 76 (8.46%) CCIE
11 67 (7.46%) PCI QSA
12 42 (4.68%) CRISC
13 36 (4.01%) JNCIP
14 34 (3.79%) OSCP
14 34 (3.79%) OSCE
15 30 (3.34%) JNCIS
16 28 (3.12%) DV Cleared
17 26 (2.90%) CCSA
18 23 (2.56%) CCNA
19 21 (2.34%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (26.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 142 (15.81%) PCI DSS
3 29 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (2.23%) COBIT
5 18 (2.00%) QA
6 7 (0.78%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.33%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.33%) GPG13
7 3 (0.33%) FISMA
8 2 (0.22%) BS25999
9 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.11%) CESG Infosec
9 1 (0.11%) WAI
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) GxP
9 1 (0.11%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 25 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.11%) Snort
4 9 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.33%) XenServer
6 1 (0.11%) NFS
6 1 (0.11%) Squid
6 1 (0.11%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (0.89%) Nessus
2 6 (0.67%) Nmap
3 5 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.33%) logstash
5 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.22%) SELinux
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.11%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 218 (24.28%) Cisco
2 188 (20.94%) CheckPoint
3 172 (19.15%) Juniper
4 91 (10.13%) Blue Coat
5 87 (9.69%) Fortinet
6 74 (8.24%) F5
7 55 (6.12%) Microsoft
8 46 (5.12%) IronPort
8 46 (5.12%) Tufin
9 43 (4.79%) Oracle
10 37 (4.12%) Sourcefire
11 33 (3.67%) ArcSight
12 27 (3.01%) VMware
13 26 (2.90%) HP
14 25 (2.78%) Citrix
14 25 (2.78%) Splunk
15 14 (1.56%) McAfee
16 13 (1.45%) Brocade
17 11 (1.22%) LogRhythm
17 11 (1.22%) Websense
London
Information Technology Services
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £46,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago