The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 31 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.73% 5.35% 6.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 5.52% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 20
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Security Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 181 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 99.27% 96.79% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 122 145 299
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucester

Security Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) iPad

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001