The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 69 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 21 0 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.24% - 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% - 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 34
Median salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
917 1058 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.97% 96.98% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 811 944 849
Median salary £38,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 6 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone - 2 £35,000 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (93.75%) Information Security
2 27 (84.38%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 25 (78.13%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (75.00%) PCI DSS
5 24 (75.00%) SIEM
5 24 (75.00%) Secure Coding
5 24 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 24 (75.00%) System Testing
6 23 (71.88%) CEH
6 23 (71.88%) CREST Certified
7 22 (68.75%) Finance
8 20 (62.50%) Degree
9 18 (56.25%) SANS
9 18 (56.25%) OSCP
10 15 (46.88%) Time Management
11 10 (31.25%) Windows
11 10 (31.25%) Linux
12 7 (21.88%) CISSP
13 5 (15.63%) C
14 2 (6.25%) CISM
14 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
14 2 (6.25%) Unix
14 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (6.25%) ISO22301
14 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
15 1 (3.13%) Internal Audit
15 1 (3.13%) Data Loss Prevention

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Information Security
2 27 (84.38%) Penetration Testing
3 26 (81.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 25 (78.13%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (75.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 24 (75.00%) Secure Coding
5 24 (75.00%) SIEM
5 24 (75.00%) System Testing
6 15 (46.88%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.13%) Business Development
8 1 (3.13%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (3.13%) Internal Audit
8 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Security Management
8 1 (3.13%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) CEH
1 23 (71.88%) CREST Certified
2 20 (62.50%) Degree
3 18 (56.25%) OSCP
3 18 (56.25%) SANS
4 7 (21.88%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (81.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago