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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 104 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 11 32 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 2.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 2.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
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
1246 1196 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.57% 94.32% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 660 763 837
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,175
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 25 June 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) SIEM
5 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) Use Case
5 5 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) CEH
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
6 4 (21.05%) CISSP
6 4 (21.05%) GIAC
6 4 (21.05%) Law
7 3 (15.79%) Publishing
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec
7 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
8 2 (10.53%) Security Auditing
8 2 (10.53%) SCADA
8 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (10.53%) VBScript
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery

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 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Law
3 3 (15.79%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (15.79%) Cybercrime
5 2 (10.53%) SCADA
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) SIEM
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
4 4 (21.05%) Threat Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Security Auditing
6 1 (5.26%) BCP
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CEH
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) GIAC
2 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) QRadar
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.26%) Lumension
2 1 (5.26%) MapR
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk