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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 491 532 490
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 473 353 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 358 278 342
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
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
101031 96829 103291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84577 80351 89414
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 November 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 27 November 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
(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 +85 230 £62,500 +5.48% 28
South East -10 131 £55,000 -4.34% 9
North West +6 26 £55,000 -8.33% 4
South West -9 26 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Midlands +7 20 £56,250 -9.27% 2
East of England -26 10 £55,000 +25.71% 2
Yorkshire -45 9 £65,000 +48.57% 3
North East - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands +1 2 £61,250 -2.00%
East Midlands +5 1 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 491 (52.01%) Information Security
2 326 (34.53%) CISSP
3 317 (33.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 224 (23.73%) Firewall
5 191 (20.23%) Security Cleared
6 189 (20.02%) PCI DSS
7 171 (18.11%) Network Security
8 170 (18.01%) Penetration Testing
9 169 (17.90%) CheckPoint
10 165 (17.48%) Finance
11 158 (16.74%) CISM
12 155 (16.42%) SIEM
13 151 (16.00%) Cisco
14 150 (15.89%) Risk Management
15 145 (15.36%) SC Cleared
16 141 (14.94%) Security Architecture
17 127 (13.45%) Cyber Security
18 126 (13.35%) Windows
19 123 (13.03%) Degree
20 110 (11.65%) Juniper
21 104 (11.02%) CISA
22 101 (10.70%) ITIL
23 99 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
23 99 (10.49%) PCI QSA
24 94 (9.96%) F5
24 94 (9.96%) Linux
25 91 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
26 79 (8.37%) PRINCE2
27 78 (8.26%) Management Information System
28 73 (7.73%) Banking

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (1.27%) IIS
2 10 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (0.53%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.21%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.11%) SAS
6 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.64%) MS Office
4 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (3.39%) SAP GRC
2 7 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.32%) RMDS
4 2 (0.21%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.12%) SaaS
2 1 (0.11%) PaaS
2 1 (0.11%) IaaS
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 224 (23.73%) Firewall
2 171 (18.11%) Network Security
3 69 (7.31%) VPN
4 60 (6.36%) TCP/IP
5 55 (5.83%) LAN
6 53 (5.61%) WAN
7 49 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (4.66%) MPLS
8 44 (4.66%) OSPF
8 44 (4.66%) BGP
9 42 (4.45%) Internet
10 39 (4.13%) DNS
11 31 (3.28%) SSL
12 30 (3.18%) Wireless
12 30 (3.18%) Intrusion Detection
13 29 (3.07%) DHCP
14 28 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (2.75%) IPsec
16 21 (2.22%) SNMP
17 20 (2.12%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (1.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 9 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (0.85%) Big Data
6 3 (0.32%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.21%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.21%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.11%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (0.74%) Visual Studio
1 7 (0.74%) Eclipse
1 7 (0.74%) Bugzilla
1 7 (0.74%) CruiseControl
1 7 (0.74%) JIRA
1 7 (0.74%) Hudson
1 7 (0.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 165 (17.48%) Finance
2 73 (7.73%) Banking
3 55 (5.83%) Retail
4 45 (4.77%) Games
5 44 (4.66%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.45%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.86%) Marketing
8 19 (2.01%) Law
9 15 (1.59%) Advertising
10 11 (1.17%) Local Government
11 9 (0.95%) Legal
12 8 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.53%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
15 2 (0.21%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.11%) Electronics
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.54%) Web Services
2 19 (2.01%) SAML
3 16 (1.69%) .NET
4 10 (1.06%) JMS
4 10 (1.06%) Spring
4 10 (1.06%) Ajax
4 10 (1.06%) Java SE
5 8 (0.85%) OAuth
5 8 (0.85%) OpenID
6 6 (0.64%) Middleware
6 6 (0.64%) WSDL
6 6 (0.64%) JSP
6 6 (0.64%) REST
6 6 (0.64%) Regular Expression
6 6 (0.64%) HTML
7 5 (0.53%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 3 (0.32%) SailPoint
9 2 (0.21%) Gherkin
9 2 (0.21%) BAPI
10 1 (0.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.26%) Management Information System
2 54 (5.72%) RMADS
3 47 (4.98%) CESG
4 37 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 34 (3.60%) CESG CLAS
6 32 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (2.97%) PKI
8 22 (2.33%) Cryptography
9 20 (2.12%) Mathematics
10 19 (2.01%) SCADA
11 13 (1.38%) Smartcard
12 11 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 8 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.42%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.42%) Smart Meter
15 3 (0.32%) Open Source
16 2 (0.21%) Algorithms
16 2 (0.21%) GIS
16 2 (0.21%) Physics
16 2 (0.21%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 126 (13.35%) Windows
2 94 (9.96%) Linux
3 25 (2.65%) UNIX
4 13 (1.38%) AIX
5 10 (1.06%) Solaris
6 9 (0.95%) Debian
6 9 (0.95%) Ubuntu
6 9 (0.95%) CentOS
7 5 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 491 (52.01%) Information Security
2 170 (18.01%) Penetration Testing
3 155 (16.42%) SIEM
4 150 (15.89%) Risk Management
5 141 (14.94%) Security Architecture
6 127 (13.45%) Cyber Security
7 101 (10.70%) ITIL
8 91 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (8.37%) PRINCE2
10 71 (7.52%) Risk Assessment
11 66 (6.99%) Security Management
12 54 (5.72%) Vulnerability Management
12 54 (5.72%) Information Assurance
13 50 (5.30%) Project Management
14 47 (4.98%) Business Development
15 42 (4.45%) TOGAF
16 41 (4.34%) Project Planning
17 37 (3.92%) ISMS
17 37 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 51 (5.40%) SQL
2 36 (3.81%) Java
3 32 (3.39%) C
4 25 (2.65%) Shell Script
5 20 (2.12%) C#
6 19 (2.01%) C++
7 16 (1.69%) PHP
8 6 (0.64%) ABAP
9 5 (0.53%) Tcl
9 5 (0.53%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.21%) Perl
11 2 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 326 (34.53%) CISSP
2 191 (20.23%) Security Cleared
3 158 (16.74%) CISM
4 145 (15.36%) SC Cleared
5 123 (13.03%) Degree
6 104 (11.02%) CISA
7 99 (10.49%) PCI QSA
7 99 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
8 71 (7.52%) CCNP
9 53 (5.61%) CCIE
10 45 (4.77%) CRISC
11 39 (4.13%) CCSE
12 33 (3.50%) CCNA
13 27 (2.86%) DV Cleared
14 23 (2.44%) CEH
15 21 (2.22%) CCSA
16 20 (2.12%) GIAC
17 19 (2.01%) OSCP
17 19 (2.01%) OSCE
18 15 (1.59%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (33.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 189 (20.02%) PCI DSS
3 58 (6.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 44 (4.66%) COBIT
5 17 (1.80%) JSP 440
6 11 (1.17%) QA
7 9 (0.95%) GPG13
8 6 (0.64%) BS25999
8 6 (0.64%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.32%) SLA
9 3 (0.32%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.32%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.11%) BS7799
11 1 (0.11%) CESG Infosec
11 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.27%) Snort
4 7 (0.74%) Squid
5 4 (0.42%) Nmap
5 4 (0.42%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.11%) XenApp
7 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (0.53%) Nessus
2 5 (0.53%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.32%) WSUS
5 2 (0.21%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.11%) logstash
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
6 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 169 (17.90%) CheckPoint
2 151 (16.00%) Cisco
3 110 (11.65%) Juniper
4 94 (9.96%) F5
5 55 (5.83%) Fortinet
6 53 (5.61%) Blue Coat
7 50 (5.30%) Microsoft
8 49 (5.19%) Oracle
9 45 (4.77%) Websense
10 36 (3.81%) SAP
11 25 (2.65%) Sourcefire
12 21 (2.22%) McAfee
12 21 (2.22%) ArcSight
13 18 (1.91%) VMware
14 15 (1.59%) CA
14 15 (1.59%) HP
15 13 (1.38%) IBM
16 12 (1.27%) Splunk
16 12 (1.27%) LogRhythm
17 10 (1.06%) Dell
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