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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 79 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 55 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.05% 1.56% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 1.63% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 29
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £45,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 28 July 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 56 (58.95%) Information Security
2 51 (53.68%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (32.63%) Finance
4 28 (29.47%) Firewall
5 26 (27.37%) SIEM
5 26 (27.37%) Data Protection
5 26 (27.37%) Fraud Detection
6 25 (26.32%) PKI
7 22 (23.16%) Identity Management
8 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 19 (20.00%) Palo Alto
8 19 (20.00%) Presales
9 18 (18.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 18 (18.95%) CISSP
10 17 (17.89%) Blue Coat
10 17 (17.89%) Threat Analysis
11 16 (16.84%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
12 15 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (15.79%) F5
12 15 (15.79%) Security Architecture
13 14 (14.74%) Fortinet
13 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (14.74%) Network Security
13 14 (14.74%) CISM
14 13 (13.68%) Banking
14 13 (13.68%) ArcSight
15 12 (12.63%) Driving Licence
15 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (12.63%) CISA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) Firewall
2 14 (14.74%) Network Security
3 7 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.16%) Internet
6 2 (2.11%) VPN
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Metasploit
General
1 31 (32.63%) Finance
2 13 (13.68%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Billing
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.32%) PKI
2 12 (12.63%) Driving Licence
3 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.53%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (4.21%) Cybercrime
5 4 (4.21%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Linux
1 3 (3.16%) Unix
2 1 (1.05%) KNOPPIX
2 1 (1.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.95%) Information Security
2 51 (53.68%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (27.37%) Data Protection
3 26 (27.37%) Fraud Detection
3 26 (27.37%) SIEM
4 22 (23.16%) Identity Management
5 19 (20.00%) Presales
6 18 (18.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 17 (17.89%) Threat Analysis
8 16 (16.84%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (16.84%) Risk Management
9 15 (15.79%) Security Architecture
10 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (12.63%) Security Operations
12 8 (8.42%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (8.42%) Mentoring
13 5 (5.26%) Email Filtering
13 5 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
13 5 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) CISSP
2 14 (14.74%) CISM
3 12 (12.63%) CISA
4 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.37%) Degree
6 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.21%) SANS
8 3 (3.16%) CCNP
8 3 (3.16%) CCSA
8 3 (3.16%) CCSE
9 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.05%) CCIE
9 1 (1.05%) CCNA
9 1 (1.05%) CEH
9 1 (1.05%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.05%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.05%) Core Impact
2 1 (1.05%) Nessus
2 1 (1.05%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 17 (17.89%) Blue Coat
3 15 (15.79%) F5
4 14 (14.74%) Fortinet
5 13 (13.68%) ArcSight
6 11 (11.58%) Juniper
7 10 (10.53%) Cisco
8 8 (8.42%) Intel Security
9 4 (4.21%) Forcepoint
9 4 (4.21%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.11%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.11%) Aruba
10 2 (2.11%) Clearswift
10 2 (2.11%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.11%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (1.05%) Gemalto
11 1 (1.05%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago