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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 378 451 430
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 53 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.039% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.040% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 37
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +32.53%
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
17800 19844 21560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.99% 96.63% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 16358 16871
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 23 August 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 23 August 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 - 19 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +15 15 £57,500 +13.86%
Hampshire - 7 £65,000 -
Surrey +31 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 62 (67.39%) Information Security
2 59 (64.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 57 (61.96%) SIEM
4 51 (55.43%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (39.13%) PCI DSS
6 33 (35.87%) Finance
6 33 (35.87%) CISSP
7 27 (29.35%) Firewall
7 27 (29.35%) PKI
8 26 (28.26%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (26.09%) CEH
9 24 (26.09%) System Testing
9 24 (26.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 24 (26.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 24 (26.09%) Secure Coding
10 23 (25.00%) CREST Certified
10 23 (25.00%) CISM
11 20 (21.74%) SANS
12 19 (20.65%) SC Cleared
12 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
12 19 (20.65%) Degree
13 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
13 18 (19.57%) OSCP
14 17 (18.48%) Security Architecture
15 16 (17.39%) Windows
16 15 (16.30%) Time Management
17 14 (15.22%) Linux
18 11 (11.96%) CRISC
19 10 (10.87%) Presales
19 10 (10.87%) Identity Management

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 (8.70%) Apache
1 8 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) Big Data
2 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Banking
2 10 (10.87%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.09%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.35%) PKI
2 10 (10.87%) Smart Energy
3 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.61%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.35%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.17%) CESG
5 2 (2.17%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Windows
2 14 (15.22%) Linux
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Solaris
5 1 (1.09%) Unix
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (67.39%) Information Security
2 57 (61.96%) SIEM
3 51 (55.43%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (28.26%) Penetration Testing
5 24 (26.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 24 (26.09%) Secure Coding
5 24 (26.09%) System Testing
5 24 (26.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
7 17 (18.48%) Security Architecture
8 15 (16.30%) Time Management
9 10 (10.87%) Identity Management
9 10 (10.87%) Presales
10 9 (9.78%) Data Protection
10 9 (9.78%) Fraud Detection
10 9 (9.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 9 (9.78%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (9.78%) Threat Analysis
11 8 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (7.61%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) C
2 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.26%) Python
2 3 (3.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) CISSP
2 24 (26.09%) CEH
3 23 (25.00%) CISM
3 23 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 20 (21.74%) SANS
5 19 (20.65%) Degree
5 19 (20.65%) SC Cleared
5 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
6 18 (19.57%) OSCP
7 11 (11.96%) CRISC
8 5 (5.43%) CISA
9 2 (2.17%) CCSA
9 2 (2.17%) CCSE
9 2 (2.17%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.09%) GCIA
10 1 (1.09%) GCIH
10 1 (1.09%) MCSE
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (64.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (39.13%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.61%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (7.61%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.09%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Splunk
2 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
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