The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 263 338 313
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 177 142 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.96% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 118 84 129
Median salary £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £42,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
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
17845 20427 22641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.10% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15203 16661 18300
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

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 27 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +8 90 £60,000 - 5
Surrey +34 32 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Kent - 17 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +6 14 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Buckinghamshire +29 10 £55,000 +25.71%
West Sussex -8 6 £54,000 +38.46%
Oxfordshire -9 2 £71,250 +31.94%
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 181 (51.86%) Information Security
2 172 (49.28%) Cybersecurity
3 97 (27.79%) CISSP
4 93 (26.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 85 (24.36%) Security Cleared
6 81 (23.21%) Finance
7 79 (22.64%) SIEM
8 73 (20.92%) Firewall
9 71 (20.34%) SC Cleared
9 71 (20.34%) Security Architecture
10 65 (18.62%) Risk Management
10 65 (18.62%) Data Protection
11 56 (16.05%) PKI
12 55 (15.76%) CISM
13 52 (14.90%) PCI DSS
14 51 (14.61%) Fraud Detection
15 47 (13.47%) Security Operations
15 47 (13.47%) Threat Analysis
15 47 (13.47%) Presales
16 46 (13.18%) Degree
17 45 (12.89%) Cisco
18 44 (12.61%) Penetration Testing
19 43 (12.32%) Identity Management
19 43 (12.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
20 39 (11.17%) Network Security
20 39 (11.17%) Management Information System
21 38 (10.89%) CheckPoint
21 38 (10.89%) Security Operations Centre
22 35 (10.03%) Juniper
23 33 (9.46%) Palo Alto

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 (2.29%) Apache
1 8 (2.29%) Apache Pig
1 8 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.43%) IIS
3 4 (1.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.29%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (20.92%) Firewall
2 39 (11.17%) Network Security
3 25 (7.16%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (4.30%) VPN
4 15 (4.30%) WAN
5 13 (3.72%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (3.44%) LAN
6 12 (3.44%) SAN
6 12 (3.44%) Wireless
7 11 (3.15%) FCoE
7 11 (3.15%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (2.87%) Internet
8 10 (2.87%) SSL
9 9 (2.58%) IPsec
9 9 (2.58%) iSCSI
10 7 (2.01%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (1.43%) BGP
12 5 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.87%) Big Data
2 14 (4.01%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.72%) SAP BI
5 4 (1.15%) GIS
5 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Metasploit
General
1 81 (23.21%) Finance
2 25 (7.16%) Legal
3 18 (5.16%) Banking
3 18 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.29%) Military
5 7 (2.01%) Retail
6 5 (1.43%) Billing
7 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
7 2 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.58%) HTML
2 7 (2.01%) ZeroMQ
3 6 (1.72%) Regular Expression
4 5 (1.43%) Flash
4 5 (1.43%) HTML5
5 3 (0.86%) SAML
6 2 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.05%) PKI
2 39 (11.17%) Management Information System
3 38 (10.89%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.16%) Driving Licence
5 14 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.72%) Cyber Attack
7 12 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (3.15%) iPad
9 10 (2.87%) Smart Energy
10 9 (2.58%) Virtual Team
11 7 (2.01%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
13 5 (1.43%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.43%) N-Tier
14 4 (1.15%) CESG
14 4 (1.15%) Cybercrime
14 4 (1.15%) Smart Meter
15 3 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
15 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.45%) Linux
2 24 (6.88%) Windows
3 12 (3.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.01%) CentOS
5 4 (1.15%) Unix
6 3 (0.86%) Solaris
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.57%) Debian
7 2 (0.57%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) KNOPPIX
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (51.86%) Information Security
2 172 (49.28%) Cybersecurity
3 79 (22.64%) SIEM
4 71 (20.34%) Security Architecture
5 65 (18.62%) Data Protection
5 65 (18.62%) Risk Management
6 51 (14.61%) Fraud Detection
7 47 (13.47%) Presales
7 47 (13.47%) Security Operations
7 47 (13.47%) Threat Analysis
8 44 (12.61%) Penetration Testing
9 43 (12.32%) Identity Management
9 43 (12.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 32 (9.17%) Security Management
11 25 (7.16%) Mentoring
12 23 (6.59%) Information Security Management
13 22 (6.30%) Risk Assessment
14 19 (5.44%) Information Assurance
15 18 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (4.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.31%) C
2 15 (4.30%) Python
3 12 (3.44%) Bash Shell
4 6 (1.72%) Perl
4 6 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.43%) SQL
6 4 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.86%) C++
8 2 (0.57%) Java
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 97 (27.79%) CISSP
2 85 (24.36%) Security Cleared
3 71 (20.34%) SC Cleared
4 55 (15.76%) CISM
5 46 (13.18%) Degree
6 30 (8.60%) CISA
7 22 (6.30%) DV Cleared
8 21 (6.02%) CEH
8 21 (6.02%) CLAS
9 20 (5.73%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (5.44%) SANS
11 17 (4.87%) CCNP
11 17 (4.87%) CREST Certified
12 13 (3.72%) CCIE
13 12 (3.44%) CRISC
13 12 (3.44%) OSCP
14 10 (2.87%) CESG Certified Professional
14 10 (2.87%) IISP
15 7 (2.01%) CCSE
16 5 (1.43%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (26.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (14.90%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 16 (4.58%) ISO22301
5 14 (4.01%) RMADS
6 8 (2.29%) BS25999
6 8 (2.29%) ISO 9001
7 7 (2.01%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (2.01%) SSAE 16
8 5 (1.43%) ISO27002
8 5 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.86%) COBIT
10 2 (0.57%) GxP
10 2 (0.57%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 13 (3.72%) Active Directory
1 13 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.87%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.29%) Snort
4 1 (0.29%) UAG
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.58%) SELinux
2 8 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.86%) Nessus
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.57%) Nmap
4 2 (0.57%) QRadar
5 1 (0.29%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.29%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.29%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.29%) vMotion
5 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (12.89%) Cisco
2 38 (10.89%) CheckPoint
3 35 (10.03%) Juniper
4 33 (9.46%) Palo Alto
5 29 (8.31%) ArcSight
6 28 (8.02%) F5
7 24 (6.88%) Blue Coat
8 23 (6.59%) Fortinet
9 22 (6.30%) VMware
10 12 (3.44%) SAP
11 11 (3.15%) HP
12 10 (2.87%) Forcepoint
12 10 (2.87%) Intel Security
13 9 (2.58%) Microsoft
13 9 (2.58%) Sourcefire
14 7 (2.01%) Aruba
14 7 (2.01%) Splunk
15 4 (1.15%) Citrix
16 3 (0.86%) 3Com
16 3 (0.86%) Cyber-Ark
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