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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 81 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.76% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
765 729 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.20% 97.59% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 647 606 642
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) FCoE
1 7 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) SELinux
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Tcl
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Python

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (100.00%) FCoE
1 7 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Tcl
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) VMware