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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 142 140 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.33% 0.043% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.044% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,250 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
2295 2267 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.37% 97.05% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 1865 1563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £50,250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £70,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) ITIL
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
5 8 (29.63%) Symantec
5 8 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (29.63%) Business Development
5 8 (29.63%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (29.63%) Trend Micro
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
6 7 (25.93%) IronPort
6 7 (25.93%) Information Security
7 6 (22.22%) CISSP
7 6 (22.22%) Mimecast
7 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 5 (18.52%) Network Design
8 5 (18.52%) Network Security
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) COBIT
9 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (14.81%) Legal
9 4 (14.81%) CISA
9 4 (14.81%) CISM
9 4 (14.81%) CRISC
10 3 (11.11%) Windows

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.70%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Business Development
2 8 (29.63%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security
4 5 (18.52%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) BCP
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VB
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CISSP
2 4 (14.81%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CRISC
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCSP
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
2 1 (3.70%) Nmap
2 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) CheckPoint
2 8 (29.63%) Symantec
2 8 (29.63%) Trend Micro
3 7 (25.93%) IronPort
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
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