The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 54 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.97% - 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
493 615 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.73% 96.24% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 436 531 479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Slough

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Slough

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Squid
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) GPG13
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
2 5 (71.43%) Snort
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Websense
2 5 (71.43%) NetScreen
2 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) CEH
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) NetScreen
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) OSCP
2 1 (14.29%) OSCE
2 1 (14.29%) PCI QSA
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (71.43%) GPG13
2 5 (71.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Squid
1 5 (71.43%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
1 5 (71.43%) Sourcefire
1 5 (71.43%) Websense
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint