The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 102 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 7 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% 1.00% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.07% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £27,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.15% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1119 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.98% 92.94% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 940 676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
3 6 (75.00%) Proofpoint
3 6 (75.00%) SIEM
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
3 6 (75.00%) Websense
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) QMS
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) QMS
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI QSA
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Tripwire
1 6 (75.00%) Proofpoint
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Websense
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago