The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 87 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.26% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1071 1111 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.66% 97.20% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 751 877 750
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,950 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 8 £80,000 -
Cheltenham -1 4 £60,000 +14.28% 3
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (59.09%) CISSP
3 12 (54.55%) Information Security
4 10 (45.45%) Degree
5 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
5 9 (40.91%) CISM
6 8 (36.36%) Network Security
6 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
6 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
7 7 (31.82%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (31.82%) CRISC
7 7 (31.82%) CISA
8 6 (27.27%) Games
8 6 (27.27%) Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (27.27%) Social Media
8 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) QA
9 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (13.64%) CISMP
10 3 (13.64%) CESG
11 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 2 (9.09%) Change Management
11 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 2 (9.09%) Project Management
11 2 (9.09%) C
11 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (36.36%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 6 (27.27%) Games
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Cyber Attack
3 6 (27.27%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (27.27%) Social Media
4 3 (13.64%) CESG
5 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.55%) Cybercrime
6 1 (4.55%) iPad
6 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (54.55%) Information Security
3 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) OWASP
5 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) CISM
4 7 (31.82%) CISA
4 7 (31.82%) CRISC
5 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) CISMP
8 2 (9.09%) APMP
8 2 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (4.55%) CEH
9 1 (4.55%) EC-Council LPT
9 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) ISO22301
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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