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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 174 152 153
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £46,250 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +1.05%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3856 2940 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.02% 94.26% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 1721 2514
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Glasgow - 3 £43,750 -
Edinburgh -38 1 - - 1
Security Consultant
UK

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 16 (64.00%) CISSP
3 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (48.00%) CISA
5 11 (44.00%) Security Management
6 9 (36.00%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (36.00%) Information Assurance
7 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
7 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
8 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (28.00%) RMADS
9 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
9 6 (24.00%) COBIT
9 6 (24.00%) CESG
9 6 (24.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL
10 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
10 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
11 4 (16.00%) DNS
11 4 (16.00%) ISMS
12 3 (12.00%) Database Security
12 3 (12.00%) Project Management
12 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
13 2 (8.00%) Capita
13 2 (8.00%) SCCM
13 2 (8.00%) Network Security

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) xDSL
3 1 (4.00%) MRTG
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) HSRP
3 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) FDDI
3 1 (4.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) PPP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Arabic Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) RMADS
2 6 (24.00%) CESG
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Information Security
2 11 (44.00%) Security Management
3 9 (36.00%) Information Assurance
3 9 (36.00%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (24.00%) Benchmarking
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL
6 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
8 4 (16.00%) ISMS
9 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) Database Security
10 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
10 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 12 (48.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (24.00%) COBIT
4 1 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Capita
2 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) BMC
2 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy
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