The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 139 - 148
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 19
Average salary £62,500 - £67,000
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 - £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Security Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2269 1876 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.34% 95.67% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 1519 2477
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 Hertfordshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Rickmansworth - 1 £52,500 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Network Security
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS