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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 97 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.35% 0.81% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.85% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 19
Median salary £70,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.58% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% -1.73%
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
1553 2342 2515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.57% 95.28% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1882 1579
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 40 (71.43%) Information Security
2 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (35.71%) F5
3 20 (35.71%) Blue Coat
3 20 (35.71%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) Unix
4 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
5 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
6 14 (25.00%) HTTP
6 14 (25.00%) SSL
7 13 (23.21%) Finance
7 13 (23.21%) Data Protection
8 12 (21.43%) PKI
9 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (19.64%) SIEM
10 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (16.07%) Firewall
12 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
12 8 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
12 8 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
13 7 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 7 (12.50%) Presales
13 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.50%) Degree
13 7 (12.50%) Identity Management
13 7 (12.50%) CISSP
14 6 (10.71%) CISM
14 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
15 5 (8.93%) Shell Script

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.00%) HTTP
2 14 (25.00%) SSL
3 9 (16.07%) Firewall
4 3 (5.36%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) SAML
2 1 (1.79%) Flash
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) PKI
2 4 (7.14%) Cybercrime
2 4 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (5.36%) iPad
3 3 (5.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Information Security
2 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (30.36%) Risk Management
4 13 (23.21%) Data Protection
5 11 (19.64%) SIEM
6 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
7 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 8 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
8 7 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 7 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (12.50%) Presales
9 4 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.36%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (5.36%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) CISSP
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) CISM
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) CISA
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) CCSA
5 1 (1.79%) CCSE
5 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) COSO
4 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Core Impact
1 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Blue Coat
1 20 (35.71%) F5
2 3 (5.36%) ArcSight
2 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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