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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 84 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 16 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.31% 1.80% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.91% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 23
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
1190 1936 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.78% 94.12% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1537 1579
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 33 (97.06%) Information Security
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 22 (64.71%) SSL
3 22 (64.71%) Unix
3 22 (64.71%) Risk Management
3 22 (64.71%) HTTP
3 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 22 (64.71%) Blue Coat
3 22 (64.71%) F5
4 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.71%) OWASP
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) Java
7 4 (11.76%) Perl
7 4 (11.76%) PHP
7 4 (11.76%) .NET
7 4 (11.76%) Python
7 4 (11.76%) Firewall
7 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 4 (11.76%) Ruby
7 4 (11.76%) Ajax
7 4 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.82%) iPad
9 2 (5.88%) Network Security
9 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

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 22 (64.71%) HTTP
1 22 (64.71%) SSL
1 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
1 1 (2.94%) Swedish Language
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) Flash
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (2.94%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Information Security
2 22 (64.71%) Risk Management
3 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 5 (14.71%) OWASP
6 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.88%) Presales
7 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Security Auditing
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.94%) Compliance Management
8 1 (2.94%) Data Encryption
8 1 (2.94%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (2.94%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 1 (2.94%) SDLC
8 1 (2.94%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
2 4 (11.76%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) IISP
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (2.94%) COSO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Core Impact
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Blue Coat
1 22 (64.71%) F5
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Splunk
Reading
Wipro
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: 65,000-80,000+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago