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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 88 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 19 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 1.77% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.87% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 15
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +76.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
1342 2083 2242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.04% 94.60% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1619 1502
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 2017.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 37 (88.10%) Information Security
2 23 (54.76%) Linux
3 20 (47.62%) Unix
3 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 20 (47.62%) Blue Coat
3 20 (47.62%) F5
4 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
5 18 (42.86%) SSL
5 18 (42.86%) HTTP
6 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (14.29%) SIEM
9 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (11.90%) PKI
9 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
10 4 (9.52%) CISSP
10 4 (9.52%) Finance
10 4 (9.52%) Threat Analysis
11 3 (7.14%) Presales
11 3 (7.14%) Fraud Detection
11 3 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 3 (7.14%) Splunk
11 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
11 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
11 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
11 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
11 3 (7.14%) iPad
11 3 (7.14%) CISM
11 3 (7.14%) Identity 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 18 (42.86%) HTTP
2 18 (42.86%) SSL
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Swedish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAML
2 1 (2.38%) Flash
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) PKI
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.38%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Information Security
2 19 (45.24%) Risk Management
3 9 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 6 (14.29%) SIEM
5 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
7 3 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (7.14%) Presales
7 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Open Source
8 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.76%) Security Auditing
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) CISSP
2 3 (7.14%) CISM
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) COSO
4 1 (2.38%) ISO22301
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Core Impact
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Blue Coat
1 20 (47.62%) F5
2 3 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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