The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 68 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.63% 0.19% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.19% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +1.44%
Security Consultant
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 514 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.73% 96.80% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 529 448 525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Guildford

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 2 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) SCADA
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
4 2 (22.22%) CRAMM
4 2 (22.22%) ISMS
4 2 (22.22%) RMADS
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (22.22%) SCADA
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) RMADS
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
3 2 (22.22%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) CRAMM
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) JSP 440