The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 90 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.56% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
Security Consultant
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1020 926 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.62% 94.68% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 772 783 699
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCDA
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) RTSP
3 3 (42.86%) Multicast
3 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) TACACS
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) RTSP
2 3 (42.86%) Multicast
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) SNMP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCDA
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco