The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 91 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 45 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.37% 1.33% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.40% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 40
Median salary £60,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.55% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £43,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Security Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1800 2292 2289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.94% 95.22% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1566 1704
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Reading region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 45 (51.72%) Information Security
2 37 (42.53%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (20.69%) Juniper
3 18 (20.69%) CISSP
3 18 (20.69%) SIEM
4 17 (19.54%) Data Protection
4 17 (19.54%) CheckPoint
4 17 (19.54%) Risk Assessment
4 17 (19.54%) Presales
5 16 (18.39%) Palo Alto
5 16 (18.39%) Firewall
5 16 (18.39%) Finance
6 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 15 (17.24%) Network Security
6 15 (17.24%) Blue Coat
6 15 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (17.24%) Fraud Detection
7 14 (16.09%) Fortinet
7 14 (16.09%) F5
7 14 (16.09%) CISA
8 13 (14.94%) CISM
8 13 (14.94%) Identity Management
9 12 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (12.64%) Cisco
11 10 (11.49%) Security Architecture
11 10 (11.49%) PKI
11 10 (11.49%) Banking
11 10 (11.49%) Driving Licence
11 10 (11.49%) Identity Access Management
11 10 (11.49%) Mentoring

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 15 (17.24%) Network Security
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (4.60%) Wireless
6 3 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.30%) Bluetooth
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.30%) FCoE
7 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.30%) Internet
7 2 (2.30%) SAN
8 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Big Data
1 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Billing
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Driving Licence
1 10 (11.49%) PKI
2 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.75%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (4.60%) iPad
5 3 (3.45%) CESG
5 3 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.30%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.30%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.72%) Information Security
2 37 (42.53%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (20.69%) SIEM
4 17 (19.54%) Data Protection
4 17 (19.54%) Presales
4 17 (19.54%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (17.24%) Fraud Detection
5 15 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 13 (14.94%) Identity Management
7 10 (11.49%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
7 10 (11.49%) Security Architecture
8 8 (9.20%) Threat Analysis
9 6 (6.90%) Business Development
9 6 (6.90%) Security Operations
10 4 (4.60%) Email Filtering
10 4 (4.60%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.60%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) Perl
1 3 (3.45%) Python
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) C++
2 2 (2.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) CISSP
2 14 (16.09%) CISA
3 13 (14.94%) CISM
4 6 (6.90%) SANS
4 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.75%) CREST Certified
6 4 (4.60%) CCIE
6 4 (4.60%) CCNP
7 3 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.30%) CCSA
8 2 (2.30%) CCSE
8 2 (2.30%) CLAS
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
9 1 (1.15%) CEH
9 1 (1.15%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (1.15%) GIAC
9 1 (1.15%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.15%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.15%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.15%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) Juniper
2 17 (19.54%) CheckPoint
3 16 (18.39%) Palo Alto
4 15 (17.24%) Blue Coat
5 14 (16.09%) F5
5 14 (16.09%) Fortinet
6 11 (12.64%) Cisco
7 9 (10.34%) Sourcefire
8 8 (9.20%) ArcSight
8 8 (9.20%) Forcepoint
9 6 (6.90%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.60%) Aruba
11 3 (3.45%) Qualys
11 3 (3.45%) Splunk
12 2 (2.30%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (2.30%) IronPort
12 2 (2.30%) Meraki
12 2 (2.30%) MobileIron
12 2 (2.30%) ProCurve
12 2 (2.30%) Ruckus Wireless
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