The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 1 August 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 82 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.51% - 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 21
Average salary £50,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1093 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.15% 95.96% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 956 903 985
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Essex region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Essex

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Essex

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Basildon - 2 £68,750 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
5 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) CSSLP
5 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) CEH
5 2 (33.33%) WebInspect
5 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (33.33%) Progress
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) CISM
5 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Web Design
5 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) ZENworks

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QADirector
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CSSLP
2 2 (33.33%) CEH
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WebInspect
2 1 (16.67%) ZENworks
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Progress
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware