The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 168 153 151
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.054% 0.28% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.29% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3515 3108 2950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.74% 95.31% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2303 2049 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -9 1 £55,000 -
Glasgow -19 1 £65,000 +52.94%
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree