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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Consultant
England / South East
Rank 398 438 445
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 1 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.007% 0.069% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.071% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 17
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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
14362 18330 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.69% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11898 15718 16484
Median salary £42,925 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £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 27 February 2017, 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 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) SIEM
4 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) SANS
5 6 (40.00%) CREST Certified
5 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (40.00%) Secure Coding
5 6 (40.00%) System Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Time Management
5 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (40.00%) OSCP
5 6 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) CEH
6 4 (26.67%) Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) GIAC
8 1 (6.67%) FireEye
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
8 1 (6.67%) GPEN
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.67%) Physics
8 1 (6.67%) Computer Science

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:

General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security
4 7 (46.67%) SIEM
5 6 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Secure Coding
5 6 (40.00%) System Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Time Management
5 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (26.67%) Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (6.67%) Physics
7 1 (6.67%) Presales
7 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
1 7 (46.67%) SANS
2 6 (40.00%) CEH
2 6 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (40.00%) OSCP
3 1 (6.67%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) F5
1 1 (6.67%) FireEye
1 1 (6.67%) MobileIron