The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Consultant
Rank 421 405 417
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 14 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.067% 0.025% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.027% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 19
Average salary £55,000 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £69,100 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Berkshire -8 9 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -
Kent - 2 £55,000 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) CISSP
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
7 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (25.81%) Security Management
8 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
9 7 (22.58%) SQL
9 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
9 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (22.58%) SIEM
9 7 (22.58%) Database Security
10 6 (19.35%) CISM
11 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
11 5 (16.13%) Banking
11 5 (16.13%) Regular Expression
11 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
12 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
12 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) CISA
12 4 (12.90%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.45%) SCADA
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Information Security
2 12 (38.71%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Security Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (22.58%) SIEM
4 7 (22.58%) Database Security
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
5 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Cyber Security
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (9.68%) Anomaly Detection
8 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Product Management
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (6.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) CISSP
2 9 (29.03%) SC Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CISM
4 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (12.90%) CISA
4 4 (12.90%) MCSE
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.68%) PCI QSA
6 2 (6.45%) MCDBA
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.23%) CCNA
7 1 (3.23%) GIAC
7 1 (3.23%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (32.26%) PCI DSS
3 9 (29.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (6.45%) GPG13
4 2 (6.45%) COBIT
5 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) F5
3 2 (6.45%) Websense
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee
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