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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 391 447 464
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 40 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.080% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.083% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 14
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
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
17654 20525 22386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.83% 97.09% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14956 16570 18112
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +20 12 £57,500 +4.54%
Surrey +12 11 £57,500 +4.54%
Kent - 9 £45,000 - 3
West Sussex +3 7 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £62,500 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 39 (73.58%) Information Security
2 28 (52.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (50.94%) CISSP
4 21 (39.62%) Risk Management
4 21 (39.62%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (37.74%) CISM
6 19 (35.85%) Finance
6 19 (35.85%) PCI DSS
7 15 (28.30%) SIEM
8 11 (20.75%) CRISC
8 11 (20.75%) Legal
9 10 (18.87%) Identity Management
9 10 (18.87%) Smart Energy
9 10 (18.87%) PKI
9 10 (18.87%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (16.98%) CEH
10 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
10 9 (16.98%) Threat Analysis
10 9 (16.98%) Big Data
10 9 (16.98%) SANS
10 9 (16.98%) Fraud Detection
10 9 (16.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 8 (15.09%) CREST Certified
11 8 (15.09%) Secure Coding
11 8 (15.09%) Apache Pig
11 8 (15.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 8 (15.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 8 (15.09%) OWASP
11 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
11 8 (15.09%) System Testing

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 (15.09%) Apache
1 8 (15.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Big Data
2 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Legal
3 7 (13.21%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.89%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) PKI
1 10 (18.87%) Smart Energy
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Smart Meter
4 3 (5.66%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (3.77%) CESG
5 2 (3.77%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Information Security
2 21 (39.62%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (39.62%) Risk Management
3 15 (28.30%) SIEM
4 10 (18.87%) Identity Management
4 10 (18.87%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.98%) Fraud Detection
5 9 (16.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 9 (16.98%) Threat Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) IT Governance
6 8 (15.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 8 (15.09%) OWASP
6 8 (15.09%) Secure Coding
6 8 (15.09%) System Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (13.21%) ISMS
7 7 (13.21%) Presales
7 7 (13.21%) Process Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.89%) Python
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) CISSP
2 20 (37.74%) CISM
3 11 (20.75%) CRISC
4 9 (16.98%) CEH
4 9 (16.98%) SANS
5 8 (15.09%) CISA
5 8 (15.09%) CREST Certified
5 8 (15.09%) Degree
6 7 (13.21%) OSCP
7 4 (7.55%) CLAS
8 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.77%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.89%) GCIA
10 1 (1.89%) GCIH
10 1 (1.89%) MCSE
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (52.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (35.85%) PCI DSS
3 7 (13.21%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (13.21%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.89%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.89%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.89%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (1.89%) QRadar
2 1 (1.89%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Intel Security
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
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