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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank 130 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 6 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.26% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 0
Median salary £57,500 £56,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £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 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
2208 2808 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.08% 95.74% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1821 1909
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram 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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh 0 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
IT Security Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Splunk
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
3 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Splunk
2 3 (37.50%) ArcSight
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
Edinburgh, UK
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago