The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 296 323 271
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 163 115 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.55% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 119 83 138
Average salary £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,400 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
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% -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the South East region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire +34 78 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Kent +21 30 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Surrey -9 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Hampshire -6 18 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
West Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 141 (45.63%) Security Cleared
2 136 (44.01%) Information Security
3 124 (40.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 104 (33.66%) SC Cleared
5 103 (33.33%) CISSP
6 88 (28.48%) Firewall
7 71 (22.98%) CheckPoint
8 65 (21.04%) Degree
9 61 (19.74%) PCI DSS
9 61 (19.74%) RMADS
10 59 (19.09%) Windows
11 55 (17.80%) CISM
12 53 (17.15%) Network Security
13 52 (16.83%) Internet
14 51 (16.50%) Information Assurance
15 46 (14.89%) Cyber Security
16 42 (13.59%) DV Cleared
16 42 (13.59%) Cisco
16 42 (13.59%) Linux
17 41 (13.27%) SIEM
18 38 (12.30%) Finance
19 37 (11.97%) Risk Management
20 34 (11.00%) Security Architecture
20 34 (11.00%) PKI
20 34 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
21 33 (10.68%) Network Design
22 32 (10.36%) Management Information System
23 31 (10.03%) Websense
23 31 (10.03%) Penetration Testing
24 29 (9.39%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.91%) IIS
2 7 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (28.48%) Firewall
2 53 (17.15%) Network Security
3 52 (16.83%) Internet
4 27 (8.74%) TCP/IP
5 26 (8.41%) VPN
6 19 (6.15%) DNS
7 16 (5.18%) OSPF
7 16 (5.18%) BGP
8 15 (4.85%) SSL
9 14 (4.53%) IPv6
10 13 (4.21%) LAN
10 13 (4.21%) WAN
10 13 (4.21%) MPLS
10 13 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (4.21%) NetScaler
10 13 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (3.88%) VoIP
12 11 (3.56%) DHCP
12 11 (3.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.91%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
General
1 38 (12.30%) Finance
2 28 (9.06%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.50%) Law
4 11 (3.56%) Retail
5 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.29%) Publishing
7 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.24%) HTML
1 10 (3.24%) Flash
1 10 (3.24%) HTML5
2 2 (0.65%) CGI
2 2 (0.65%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.74%) RMADS
2 34 (11.00%) PKI
3 32 (10.36%) Management Information System
4 28 (9.06%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.88%) Physics
5 12 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.88%) Statistics
6 11 (3.56%) CESG
6 11 (3.56%) CESG CLAS
7 10 (3.24%) Cryptography
7 10 (3.24%) Device Driver
8 8 (2.59%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.65%) SecurID
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.09%) Windows
2 42 (13.59%) Linux
3 11 (3.56%) UNIX
4 10 (3.24%) AIX
5 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (44.01%) Information Security
2 51 (16.50%) Information Assurance
3 46 (14.89%) Cyber Security
4 41 (13.27%) SIEM
5 37 (11.97%) Risk Management
6 34 (11.00%) Risk Assessment
6 34 (11.00%) Security Architecture
7 33 (10.68%) Network Design
8 31 (10.03%) Penetration Testing
9 24 (7.77%) Risk Analysis
9 24 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (7.77%) ITIL
10 23 (7.44%) PRINCE2
10 23 (7.44%) SOA
10 23 (7.44%) CRAMM
10 23 (7.44%) ISMS
11 22 (7.12%) E-Commerce
12 16 (5.18%) Vulnerability Management
13 15 (4.85%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (3.88%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.80%) SQL
2 12 (3.88%) Java
3 11 (3.56%) C
4 10 (3.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 141 (45.63%) Security Cleared
2 104 (33.66%) SC Cleared
3 103 (33.33%) CISSP
4 65 (21.04%) Degree
5 55 (17.80%) CISM
6 42 (13.59%) DV Cleared
7 29 (9.39%) CISA
8 27 (8.74%) PCI QSA
9 14 (4.53%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (3.88%) CCNP
11 9 (2.91%) CCNA
12 8 (2.59%) CCSE
13 7 (2.27%) ISACA
14 6 (1.94%) CCSA
15 5 (1.62%) CCIE
16 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (1.29%) SSCP
17 3 (0.97%) CEH
17 3 (0.97%) CRISC
18 2 (0.65%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (40.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (19.74%) PCI DSS
3 27 (8.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 22 (7.12%) COBIT
5 17 (5.50%) JSP 440
6 6 (1.94%) GPG13
7 4 (1.29%) BS25999
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.59%) Snort
5 6 (1.94%) Squid
5 6 (1.94%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.29%) UAG
7 3 (0.97%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Cryoserver
2 2 (0.65%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 71 (22.98%) CheckPoint
2 42 (13.59%) Cisco
3 31 (10.03%) Websense
4 27 (8.74%) Juniper
5 24 (7.77%) F5
6 23 (7.44%) Microsoft
7 21 (6.80%) Blue Coat
8 17 (5.50%) Tripwire
9 14 (4.53%) IBM
9 14 (4.53%) Proofpoint
10 11 (3.56%) VMware
11 9 (2.91%) Fujitsu
12 8 (2.59%) LogRhythm
12 8 (2.59%) Sourcefire
13 7 (2.27%) Oracle
13 7 (2.27%) Nokia
13 7 (2.27%) Apple
14 6 (1.94%) Fortinet
14 6 (1.94%) McAfee
15 5 (1.62%) IronPort
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SITA (UK) LTD
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago