The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 72 111 97
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 29 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.42% 0.070% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 0.072% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 3
Average salary £42,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1107 1380 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.56% 96.71% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 716 860 838
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Network Security
3 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (48.57%) CISM
4 17 (48.57%) CISSP
5 14 (40.00%) Finance
6 12 (34.29%) Cryptography
6 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
6 12 (34.29%) Degree
6 12 (34.29%) Data Security
6 12 (34.29%) SIEM
6 12 (34.29%) Analytics
6 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
7 11 (31.43%) Law
8 8 (22.86%) SAP Security
8 8 (22.86%) SAP Basis
8 8 (22.86%) SAP BW
8 8 (22.86%) SAP
8 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) Change Management
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
10 6 (17.14%) Legal
10 6 (17.14%) Security Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
10 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (54.29%) Network Security
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Law
3 6 (17.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (34.29%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Information Security
2 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
2 12 (34.29%) Data Security
2 12 (34.29%) SIEM
2 12 (34.29%) Analytics
2 12 (34.29%) Cyber Security
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Change Management
3 8 (22.86%) SAP Security
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (17.14%) Security Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) CISSP
1 17 (48.57%) CISM
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SAP
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