The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 108 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.070% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1380 1212 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.71% 95.51% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 860 837 569
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 £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) xDSL
2 1 (33.33%) MRTG
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) FDDI
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) xDSL
2 1 (33.33%) MRTG
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) FDDI
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy