The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Senior Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 129 168 -
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.061% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £65,000 £63,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.76% -
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Senior 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
2415 3126 3496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.49% 95.33% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1547 2009 2226
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,150 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Security Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Scotland

Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Edinburgh +20 9 £65,000 -7.14%
Aberdeen - 8 - -
Senior Security Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 15 (60.00%) Information Security
3 13 (52.00%) CISSP
4 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
5 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (44.00%) CISM
6 9 (36.00%) Firewall
7 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (32.00%) Network Architecture
7 8 (32.00%) Splunk
7 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
7 8 (32.00%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (32.00%) Security Operations
7 8 (32.00%) Remediation Plan
8 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Compliance Management
8 7 (28.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
8 7 (28.00%) IISP
8 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
8 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
8 7 (28.00%) IIS
9 6 (24.00%) Network Security
10 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
10 5 (20.00%) Security Management
11 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
11 4 (16.00%) Finance

Senior 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (16.00%) CESG
3 4 (16.00%) CESG CLAS
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Information Security
2 8 (32.00%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (32.00%) Network Architecture
2 8 (32.00%) Remediation Plan
2 8 (32.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (28.00%) Compliance Management
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (28.00%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (28.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 7 (28.00%) Security Architecture
3 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 5 (20.00%) Security Management
5 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) CISSP
3 11 (44.00%) CISM
4 7 (28.00%) IISP
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (16.00%) CISA
6 4 (16.00%) CLAS
7 1 (4.00%) CEH
7 1 (4.00%) CRISC
7 1 (4.00%) SANS
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (44.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) ArcSight
1 8 (32.00%) Splunk
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) MapR
2 1 (4.00%) Symantec