The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 392 456 459
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 50 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.080% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.082% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 22
Median salary £53,250 £53,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.93% +55.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £45,050
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +15.38%
IT Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Berkshire +15 16 £57,500 +11.65% 1
Kent - 14 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +33 7 £65,000 +13.04%
West Sussex +9 5 £54,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £62,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £65,000 -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 48 (66.67%) Information Security
2 43 (59.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (47.22%) SIEM
3 34 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (44.44%) CISSP
5 25 (34.72%) CISM
5 25 (34.72%) PCI DSS
6 23 (31.94%) Finance
7 21 (29.17%) Risk Management
8 20 (27.78%) Firewall
9 19 (26.39%) PKI
10 14 (19.44%) CEH
10 14 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
10 14 (19.44%) SANS
11 13 (18.06%) Secure Coding
11 13 (18.06%) CREST Certified
11 13 (18.06%) System Testing
11 13 (18.06%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 13 (18.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 12 (16.67%) Degree
13 11 (15.28%) CRISC
13 11 (15.28%) OSCP
13 11 (15.28%) Legal
14 10 (13.89%) Identity Management
14 10 (13.89%) Windows
14 10 (13.89%) Smart Energy
15 9 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
15 9 (12.50%) Fraud Detection

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (11.11%) Apache
1 8 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) Big Data
2 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Legal
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.39%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) PKI
2 10 (13.89%) Smart Energy
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.72%) Virtual Team
4 4 (5.56%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.78%) CESG
6 2 (2.78%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (66.67%) Information Security
2 34 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (47.22%) SIEM
3 21 (29.17%) Risk Management
4 14 (19.44%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (18.06%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 13 (18.06%) Secure Coding
5 13 (18.06%) System Testing
5 13 (18.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 10 (13.89%) Identity Management
7 9 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 9 (12.50%) Fraud Detection
7 9 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 9 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
8 8 (11.11%) IT Governance
8 8 (11.11%) OWASP
8 8 (11.11%) Presales
8 8 (11.11%) Time Management
9 7 (9.72%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) C
2 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.39%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) CISSP
2 25 (34.72%) CISM
3 14 (19.44%) CEH
3 14 (19.44%) SANS
4 13 (18.06%) CREST Certified
5 12 (16.67%) Degree
5 12 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 11 (15.28%) CRISC
6 11 (15.28%) OSCP
7 7 (9.72%) CISA
8 4 (5.56%) CLAS
9 2 (2.78%) CCSA
9 2 (2.78%) CCSE
9 2 (2.78%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.39%) GCIA
10 1 (1.39%) GCIH
10 1 (1.39%) MCSE
10 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (59.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (34.72%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.72%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (9.72%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.39%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.39%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (1.39%) QRadar
2 1 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Intel Security
1 4 (5.56%) Splunk
2 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (1.39%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
3 1 (1.39%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
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