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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 285 330 275
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 164 113 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.51% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.54% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 121 79 134
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
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 29 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 29 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 +31 76 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Kent - 30 £37,500 - 2
Surrey -10 27 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -4 20 £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 29 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.

1 143 (45.98%) Security Cleared
2 137 (44.05%) Information Security
3 124 (39.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 106 (34.08%) SC Cleared
5 105 (33.76%) CISSP
6 87 (27.97%) Firewall
7 71 (22.83%) CheckPoint
8 65 (20.90%) Degree
9 62 (19.94%) Windows
10 61 (19.61%) PCI DSS
10 61 (19.61%) RMADS
11 56 (18.01%) CISM
12 52 (16.72%) Internet
12 52 (16.72%) Network Security
13 51 (16.40%) Information Assurance
14 47 (15.11%) Cyber Security
15 43 (13.83%) Linux
16 42 (13.50%) Cisco
16 42 (13.50%) DV Cleared
17 40 (12.86%) SIEM
18 39 (12.54%) Risk Management
19 38 (12.22%) Finance
20 36 (11.58%) PKI
21 34 (10.93%) Security Architecture
21 34 (10.93%) Risk Assessment
21 34 (10.93%) Management Information System
22 33 (10.61%) Network Design
23 32 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
24 31 (9.97%) Websense
25 30 (9.65%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.89%) IIS
2 7 (2.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.64%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (27.97%) Firewall
2 52 (16.72%) Internet
2 52 (16.72%) Network Security
3 27 (8.68%) TCP/IP
4 25 (8.04%) VPN
5 19 (6.11%) DNS
6 16 (5.14%) OSPF
6 16 (5.14%) BGP
7 15 (4.82%) SSL
8 14 (4.50%) IPv6
9 13 (4.18%) LAN
9 13 (4.18%) WAN
9 13 (4.18%) MPLS
9 13 (4.18%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (4.18%) NetScaler
9 13 (4.18%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (3.86%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (3.86%) VoIP
11 11 (3.54%) DHCP
11 11 (3.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.89%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.64%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
General
1 38 (12.22%) Finance
2 28 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.47%) Law
4 11 (3.54%) Retail
5 5 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.29%) Publishing
7 2 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.22%) HTML
1 10 (3.22%) Flash
1 10 (3.22%) HTML5
2 2 (0.64%) CGI
2 2 (0.64%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.61%) RMADS
2 36 (11.58%) PKI
3 34 (10.93%) Management Information System
4 28 (9.00%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.18%) CESG
5 13 (4.18%) CESG CLAS
6 12 (3.86%) Cryptography
6 12 (3.86%) Statistics
6 12 (3.86%) Physics
6 12 (3.86%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.22%) Smartcard
7 10 (3.22%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.64%) SecurID
9 1 (0.32%) Replication
9 1 (0.32%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.94%) Windows
2 43 (13.83%) Linux
3 11 (3.54%) UNIX
4 10 (3.22%) AIX
5 6 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (44.05%) Information Security
2 51 (16.40%) Information Assurance
3 47 (15.11%) Cyber Security
4 40 (12.86%) SIEM
5 39 (12.54%) Risk Management
6 34 (10.93%) Risk Assessment
6 34 (10.93%) Security Architecture
7 33 (10.61%) Network Design
8 32 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
9 25 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (8.04%) ITIL
10 24 (7.72%) PRINCE2
10 24 (7.72%) Risk Analysis
11 23 (7.40%) CRAMM
11 23 (7.40%) ISMS
11 23 (7.40%) SOA
12 22 (7.07%) E-Commerce
13 16 (5.14%) Vulnerability Management
14 15 (4.82%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (3.86%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.07%) SQL
2 12 (3.86%) Java
3 11 (3.54%) C
4 10 (3.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 143 (45.98%) Security Cleared
2 106 (34.08%) SC Cleared
3 105 (33.76%) CISSP
4 65 (20.90%) Degree
5 56 (18.01%) CISM
6 42 (13.50%) DV Cleared
7 30 (9.65%) CISA
8 27 (8.68%) PCI QSA
9 14 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (3.86%) CCNP
11 9 (2.89%) CCNA
12 8 (2.57%) CCSE
13 7 (2.25%) ISACA
14 6 (1.93%) CCSA
15 5 (1.61%) CCIE
16 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (1.29%) SSCP
17 3 (0.96%) CEH
17 3 (0.96%) CRISC
18 2 (0.64%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (39.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 61 (19.61%) PCI DSS
3 28 (9.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (7.40%) COBIT
5 17 (5.47%) JSP 440
6 6 (1.93%) GPG13
7 3 (0.96%) BS25999
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.57%) Snort
5 6 (1.93%) Squid
5 6 (1.93%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.29%) UAG
7 3 (0.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Cryoserver
2 2 (0.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 71 (22.83%) CheckPoint
2 42 (13.50%) Cisco
3 31 (9.97%) Websense
4 27 (8.68%) Juniper
5 25 (8.04%) Microsoft
6 24 (7.72%) F5
7 21 (6.75%) Blue Coat
8 17 (5.47%) Tripwire
9 14 (4.50%) IBM
9 14 (4.50%) Proofpoint
10 11 (3.54%) VMware
11 9 (2.89%) Fujitsu
12 8 (2.57%) LogRhythm
12 8 (2.57%) Sourcefire
13 7 (2.25%) Oracle
13 7 (2.25%) Nokia
13 7 (2.25%) Apple
14 6 (1.93%) Fortinet
14 6 (1.93%) McAfee
15 5 (1.61%) IronPort
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Bonus and pension scheme
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
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Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus
Posted: 13 days ago