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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 79 117 91
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 54 36 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.10% 1.58% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 1.66% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 45
Median salary £60,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £92,000
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
1655 2172 2191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.11% 95.51% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1565 1577
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £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 25 May 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 46 (49.46%) Information Security
2 43 (46.24%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (21.51%) SIEM
3 20 (21.51%) Fraud Detection
4 19 (20.43%) Palo Alto
4 19 (20.43%) Presales
4 19 (20.43%) Data Protection
4 19 (20.43%) Risk Assessment
4 19 (20.43%) Firewall
4 19 (20.43%) Finance
4 19 (20.43%) Juniper
4 19 (20.43%) CheckPoint
5 17 (18.28%) CISSP
5 17 (18.28%) Identity Management
5 17 (18.28%) Network Security
6 16 (17.20%) Blue Coat
7 15 (16.13%) PKI
7 15 (16.13%) Fortinet
7 15 (16.13%) F5
8 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
9 13 (13.98%) CISA
9 13 (13.98%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (12.90%) Banking
10 12 (12.90%) Security Architecture
10 12 (12.90%) CISM
10 12 (12.90%) Cisco
10 12 (12.90%) Threat Analysis
10 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.90%) Driving Licence

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 19 (20.43%) Firewall
2 17 (18.28%) Network Security
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (7.53%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (4.30%) Wireless
6 3 (3.23%) Internet
6 3 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (2.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.15%) FCoE
7 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.15%) SAN
8 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) Big Data
1 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Billing
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) PKI
2 12 (12.90%) Driving Licence
3 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.38%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (5.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.30%) iPad
6 3 (3.23%) CESG
6 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.23%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.15%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.08%) KNOPPIX
1 1 (1.08%) Windows
1 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (49.46%) Information Security
2 43 (46.24%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (21.51%) Fraud Detection
3 20 (21.51%) SIEM
4 19 (20.43%) Data Protection
4 19 (20.43%) Presales
4 19 (20.43%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (18.28%) Identity Management
6 14 (15.05%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.98%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.90%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 12 (12.90%) Security Architecture
8 12 (12.90%) Threat Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) Security Operations
10 7 (7.53%) Business Development
11 5 (5.38%) ITIL
11 5 (5.38%) Migration
11 5 (5.38%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) Perl
1 3 (3.23%) Python
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) C
2 2 (2.15%) C++
2 2 (2.15%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) CISSP
2 13 (13.98%) CISA
3 12 (12.90%) CISM
4 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.45%) SANS
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.30%) CCIE
7 4 (4.30%) CCNP
8 3 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (2.15%) CCSA
9 2 (2.15%) CCSE
9 2 (2.15%) CLAS
9 2 (2.15%) Degree
10 1 (1.08%) CEH
10 1 (1.08%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.08%) GIAC
10 1 (1.08%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) COBIT
4 1 (1.08%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.15%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.08%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.08%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) CheckPoint
1 19 (20.43%) Juniper
1 19 (20.43%) Palo Alto
2 16 (17.20%) Blue Coat
3 15 (16.13%) F5
3 15 (16.13%) Fortinet
4 12 (12.90%) Cisco
5 10 (10.75%) ArcSight
5 10 (10.75%) Sourcefire
6 8 (8.60%) Forcepoint
7 7 (7.53%) Intel Security
8 4 (4.30%) Aruba
9 3 (3.23%) Qualys
9 3 (3.23%) Splunk
10 2 (2.15%) 3Com
10 2 (2.15%) Clearswift
10 2 (2.15%) HP
10 2 (2.15%) IronPort
10 2 (2.15%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.15%) ProCurve
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