The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 157 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Glasgow - 8 £42,000 -
Senior Security Consultant
UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (47.37%) Network Security
2 9 (47.37%) CISM
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) CISSP
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (31.58%) Legal
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (15.79%) COBIT
5 3 (15.79%) SCADA
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
5 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
5 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (15.79%) MBA
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.79%) CISA
5 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management

Senior Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) Network Security
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WLAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Cryptography
2 3 (15.79%) SCADA
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (21.05%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Benchmarking
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
4 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CISSP
1 9 (47.37%) CISM
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) MBA
3 3 (15.79%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) COBIT
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle