The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 79 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
Security Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 880 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.95% 96.81% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 590 776 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Security Consultant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) OSCP
1 1 (100.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS