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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 68 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 21 0 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.38% - 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% - 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 35
Median salary £45,000 - £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 - £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
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
868 1026 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.41% 97.44% 97.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 942 786
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,112 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - 4 £42,500 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 35 (92.11%) Information Security
2 33 (86.84%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (84.21%) Penetration Testing
3 32 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (81.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 30 (78.95%) SIEM
6 29 (76.32%) PCI DSS
6 29 (76.32%) System Testing
6 29 (76.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 29 (76.32%) Secure Coding
7 28 (73.68%) CREST Certified
7 28 (73.68%) CEH
8 26 (68.42%) Finance
9 24 (63.16%) Degree
10 23 (60.53%) SANS
10 23 (60.53%) OSCP
11 20 (52.63%) Time Management
12 12 (31.58%) Windows
12 12 (31.58%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) CISSP
14 5 (13.16%) C
15 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (5.26%) Unix
15 2 (5.26%) ISO22301
16 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
16 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
16 1 (2.63%) ITIL
16 1 (2.63%) Project Management
16 1 (2.63%) Legal
16 1 (2.63%) CISM

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:

General
1 26 (68.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Information Security
2 33 (86.84%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (84.21%) Penetration Testing
4 31 (81.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 30 (78.95%) SIEM
6 29 (76.32%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 29 (76.32%) Secure Coding
6 29 (76.32%) System Testing
7 20 (52.63%) Time Management
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.63%) ITIL
9 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Security Management
9 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
9 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) CEH
1 28 (73.68%) CREST Certified
2 24 (63.16%) Degree
3 23 (60.53%) OSCP
3 23 (60.53%) SANS
4 6 (15.79%) CISSP
5 1 (2.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (84.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (76.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) ISO22301
Kent
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