The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 90 99 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.097% 0.53% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.56% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £75,000 £56,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.74% -13.07%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +7.61%
Security Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
981 1258 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.61% 95.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 547 814 760
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Glasgow region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (33.33%) Law
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Cybercrime
6 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
6 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) Lumension
6 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (8.33%) Splunk
7 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (8.33%) SIEM
7 1 (8.33%) Big Data
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Cybercrime
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
4 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (8.33%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SANS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (16.67%) Lumension
3 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) MapR
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk