The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 395 430 417
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 40 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.073% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 27
Average salary £35,750 £45,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -18.18%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 24 £37,500 - 2
Berkshire +23 13 £27,500 -39.56%
Surrey -11 1 £55,500 +16.84%
West Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 39 (78.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (58.00%) PCI DSS
3 28 (56.00%) Information Security
4 22 (44.00%) Firewall
4 22 (44.00%) CISSP
4 22 (44.00%) Windows
4 22 (44.00%) Linux
5 18 (36.00%) SIEM
6 17 (34.00%) CISA
7 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
9 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
9 14 (28.00%) PCI QSA
10 13 (26.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 13 (26.00%) SQL
10 13 (26.00%) ITIL
10 13 (26.00%) PRINCE2
10 13 (26.00%) CISM
10 13 (26.00%) COBIT
11 11 (22.00%) Degree
12 10 (20.00%) AIX
12 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 10 (20.00%) Cisco
12 10 (20.00%) Internet
12 10 (20.00%) Network Security
13 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
13 9 (18.00%) VPN
13 9 (18.00%) LAN
13 9 (18.00%) WAN

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Firewall
2 10 (20.00%) Internet
2 10 (20.00%) Network Security
3 9 (18.00%) VPN
3 9 (18.00%) LAN
3 9 (18.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) OSPF
6 3 (6.00%) BGP
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (6.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Information Security
2 18 (36.00%) SIEM
3 16 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL
4 13 (26.00%) PRINCE2
5 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (14.00%) System Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) OWASP
9 3 (6.00%) Database Security
9 3 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (2.00%) Information Assurance
11 1 (2.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) CISSP
2 17 (34.00%) CISA
3 14 (28.00%) PCI QSA
4 13 (26.00%) CISM
5 11 (22.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) SSCP
7 3 (6.00%) CEH
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (78.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (58.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (26.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (26.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.00%) BS25999
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Cryoserver
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Apple
4 6 (12.00%) LogRhythm
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Tripwire
5 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) McAfee
5 4 (8.00%) Websense
5 4 (8.00%) Proofpoint
6 3 (6.00%) LogLogic
6 3 (6.00%) ScanSafe
6 3 (6.00%) Stonesoft
6 3 (6.00%) PortSys
6 3 (6.00%) MobileIron
6 3 (6.00%) Trustwave
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) IronPort
7 1 (2.00%) Splunk
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