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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 74 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 58 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.20% 1.99% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.07% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 40
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
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
1746 2169 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.41% 96.06% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1634 1658
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 June 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 55 (52.38%) Information Security
2 50 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (28.57%) Firewall
4 27 (25.71%) SIEM
5 25 (23.81%) CheckPoint
6 24 (22.86%) Finance
6 24 (22.86%) Palo Alto
7 23 (21.90%) Fraud Detection
7 23 (21.90%) Data Protection
8 22 (20.95%) CISSP
9 20 (19.05%) Blue Coat
9 20 (19.05%) PKI
9 20 (19.05%) Presales
10 19 (18.10%) Fortinet
10 19 (18.10%) Juniper
10 19 (18.10%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (18.10%) Identity Management
11 18 (17.14%) Network Security
11 18 (17.14%) F5
12 17 (16.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 17 (16.19%) CISM
12 17 (16.19%) Risk Management
13 16 (15.24%) Driving Licence
14 15 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
14 15 (14.29%) Security Architecture
14 15 (14.29%) CISA
15 14 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
16 13 (12.38%) Cisco
17 12 (11.43%) Banking
17 12 (11.43%) Penetration Testing

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 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.57%) Firewall
2 18 (17.14%) Network Security
3 9 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (2.86%) Internet
6 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.90%) VPN
6 2 (1.90%) Wireless
7 1 (0.95%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.95%) FCoE
7 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.95%) SAN
7 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Big Data
1 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (22.86%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Billing
3 5 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Legal
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) PKI
2 16 (15.24%) Driving Licence
3 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (3.81%) iPad
7 3 (2.86%) CESG
7 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.86%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.90%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.95%) KNOPPIX
1 1 (0.95%) Windows
1 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.38%) Information Security
2 50 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (25.71%) SIEM
4 23 (21.90%) Data Protection
4 23 (21.90%) Fraud Detection
5 20 (19.05%) Presales
6 19 (18.10%) Identity Management
6 19 (18.10%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (16.19%) Risk Management
8 15 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 15 (14.29%) Security Architecture
9 14 (13.33%) Threat Analysis
10 12 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (11.43%) Security Operations
11 10 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
11 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.62%) Business Development
13 6 (5.71%) ITIL
14 5 (4.76%) B2B
14 5 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) Perl
1 2 (1.90%) Python
1 2 (1.90%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) C
2 1 (0.95%) C++
2 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) CISSP
2 17 (16.19%) CISM
3 15 (14.29%) CISA
4 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.71%) SANS
6 5 (4.76%) CCNP
7 4 (3.81%) CCSA
7 4 (3.81%) CCSE
7 4 (3.81%) Degree
8 3 (2.86%) CCIE
8 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.90%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.90%) CLAS
10 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.95%) CCNA
10 1 (0.95%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.95%) GIAC
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.95%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (4.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Firmware
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.95%) Core Impact
2 1 (0.95%) Nessus
2 1 (0.95%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 24 (22.86%) Palo Alto
3 20 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 19 (18.10%) Fortinet
4 19 (18.10%) Juniper
5 18 (17.14%) F5
6 13 (12.38%) Cisco
7 12 (11.43%) ArcSight
8 8 (7.62%) Forcepoint
8 8 (7.62%) Intel Security
8 8 (7.62%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.86%) Aruba
10 2 (1.90%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (1.90%) Clearswift
10 2 (1.90%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.90%) Qualys
10 2 (1.90%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (1.90%) Splunk
11 1 (0.95%) 3Com
11 1 (0.95%) HP
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