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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 407 425 429
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 36 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.029% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.030% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 18
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £60,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
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
20804 19749 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.04% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16301 16331 18380
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -
Berkshire -2 9 £27,500 -42.25% 2
Surrey - 2 £52,750 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 45 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (64.00%) PCI DSS
3 30 (60.00%) Information Security
4 28 (56.00%) Linux
4 28 (56.00%) CISSP
5 27 (54.00%) Windows
6 19 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (38.00%) CISA
6 19 (38.00%) Firewall
7 18 (36.00%) SIEM
8 17 (34.00%) Management Information System
8 17 (34.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 16 (32.00%) SQL
9 16 (32.00%) CISM
10 15 (30.00%) ITIL
10 15 (30.00%) PRINCE2
10 15 (30.00%) PCI QSA
10 15 (30.00%) COBIT
11 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
11 14 (28.00%) Degree
12 12 (24.00%) Internet
12 12 (24.00%) AIX
12 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
12 12 (24.00%) Network Security
13 11 (22.00%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
13 11 (22.00%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (22.00%) LAN
13 11 (22.00%) WAN
13 11 (22.00%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) Internet
2 12 (24.00%) Network Security
3 11 (22.00%) LAN
3 11 (22.00%) WAN
3 11 (22.00%) VPN
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) OSPF
5 3 (6.00%) BGP
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) RMADS
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Linux
2 27 (54.00%) Windows
3 12 (24.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Information Security
2 19 (38.00%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (36.00%) SIEM
4 15 (30.00%) ITIL
4 15 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (22.00%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (18.00%) System Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Database Security
9 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.00%) OWASP
10 3 (6.00%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
12 1 (2.00%) Information Assurance
12 1 (2.00%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.00%) Security Management
12 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) CISSP
2 19 (38.00%) CISA
3 16 (32.00%) CISM
4 15 (30.00%) PCI QSA
5 14 (28.00%) Degree
6 4 (8.00%) SSCP
6 4 (8.00%) CEH
7 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) GIAC
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (90.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (64.00%) PCI DSS
3 17 (34.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 15 (30.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (18.00%) Apple
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Websense
3 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 4 (8.00%) Tripwire
3 4 (8.00%) Proofpoint
4 3 (6.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) McAfee
6 1 (2.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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