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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 392 457 457
Rank change year-on-year
+65 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 12 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.096% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.099% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 21
Median salary £45,000 £55,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% +1.36%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
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
15646 21143 21433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13044 17856 17076
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Kent +15 10 £45,000 -19.28%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £37,500 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 49 (75.38%) SIEM
2 47 (72.31%) Cybersecurity
3 40 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (55.38%) Information Security
5 29 (44.62%) Penetration Testing
6 24 (36.92%) Finance
7 22 (33.85%) PCI DSS
8 21 (32.31%) System Testing
8 21 (32.31%) PKI
8 21 (32.31%) Firewall
8 21 (32.31%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 21 (32.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 21 (32.31%) Secure Coding
9 20 (30.77%) CREST Certified
9 20 (30.77%) CEH
10 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
10 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
11 18 (27.69%) SANS
12 17 (26.15%) Degree
12 17 (26.15%) Security Architecture
13 16 (24.62%) OSCP
13 16 (24.62%) Time Management
14 13 (20.00%) CISSP
15 10 (15.38%) Windows
16 9 (13.85%) Linux
17 8 (12.31%) CISM
18 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 7 (10.77%) Splunk
19 5 (7.69%) Security Management
20 4 (6.15%) Banking

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 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) PKI
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (75.38%) SIEM
2 47 (72.31%) Cybersecurity
3 36 (55.38%) Information Security
4 29 (44.62%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (32.31%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 21 (32.31%) Secure Coding
5 21 (32.31%) System Testing
5 21 (32.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 17 (26.15%) Security Architecture
7 16 (24.62%) Time Management
8 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (7.69%) Security Management
10 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.15%) Fraud Detection
10 4 (6.15%) Identity Management
10 4 (6.15%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (6.15%) Presales
10 4 (6.15%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (6.15%) Threat Analysis
11 1 (1.54%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) C
2 2 (3.08%) Perl
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.08%) Python
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) CEH
1 20 (30.77%) CREST Certified
2 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
2 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
3 18 (27.69%) SANS
4 17 (26.15%) Degree
5 16 (24.62%) OSCP
6 13 (20.00%) CISSP
7 8 (12.31%) CISM
8 2 (3.08%) CCSA
8 2 (3.08%) CCSE
9 1 (1.54%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (1.54%) CISA
9 1 (1.54%) GIAC
9 1 (1.54%) GPEN
9 1 (1.54%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (33.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Splunk
2 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.54%) F5
3 1 (1.54%) FireEye
3 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
3 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
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