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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 93 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.47% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £57,000 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
1190 1390 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.15% 96.26% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 792 907 547
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Law
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Security
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Degree