The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 132 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 2 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.084% 0.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Median salary £40,000 £56,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
IT Security Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2262 2973 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.56% 95.04% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1939 2085
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the Scotland region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Security Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 1 - -
Edinburgh +3 1 £40,000 -23.80%
IT Security Consultant
UK

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT 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 Scotland region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) IT Audit
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec