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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 75 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
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
632 559 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.61% 95.56% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 492 466 473
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) GPG13
2 3 (60.00%) Snort
2 3 (60.00%) Squid
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Websense
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) NetScreen
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
3 1 (20.00%) OSCE
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) NetScreen
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) GPG13
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Snort
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Websense
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) F5