The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 59 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +13.15%
IT Security Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
535 543 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.54% 94.76% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 472 467 447
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Slough

IT Security Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (100.00%) ZeroMQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory