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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / South East
Rank 335 307 341
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 56 150 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.80% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 43 128 94
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
14087 18662 20143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.73% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11682 16015 16449
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -3 25 £70,000 +16.66% 3
Surrey +31 11 £65,000 +14.03% 1
Oxfordshire +9 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Hampshire +26 8 £65,000 +4.00%
Kent +17 2 £61,250 +4.25%
M4 Corridor -2 1 £40,000 -40.74%
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 76 (51.70%) Information Security
2 45 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (30.61%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (29.25%) Risk Management
4 42 (28.57%) F5
5 40 (27.21%) Linux
6 36 (24.49%) Firewall
7 34 (23.13%) Degree
7 34 (23.13%) Penetration Testing
8 33 (22.45%) Security Cleared
9 29 (19.73%) Blue Coat
9 29 (19.73%) Unix
9 29 (19.73%) SSL
10 27 (18.37%) CISSP
10 27 (18.37%) Presales
11 26 (17.69%) Network Security
12 24 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (16.33%) SIEM
12 24 (16.33%) Cisco
13 23 (15.65%) HTTP
13 23 (15.65%) TCP/IP
13 23 (15.65%) Finance
14 22 (14.97%) Palo Alto
15 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 20 (13.61%) Windows
15 20 (13.61%) CheckPoint
16 19 (12.93%) Service Delivery
17 18 (12.24%) Fortinet
17 18 (12.24%) PCI DSS
17 18 (12.24%) Ethical Hacking

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 4 (2.72%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.08%) MS Office
1 6 (4.08%) MS Project
1 6 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.49%) Firewall
2 29 (19.73%) SSL
3 26 (17.69%) Network Security
4 24 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (15.65%) HTTP
5 23 (15.65%) TCP/IP
6 15 (10.20%) VPN
7 9 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (3.40%) BGP
10 5 (3.40%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (3.40%) IPsec
10 5 (3.40%) IPv6
10 5 (3.40%) MPLS
10 5 (3.40%) Wireless
11 4 (2.72%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (2.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (2.72%) LAN
11 4 (2.72%) WAN
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (15.65%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.76%) Legal
4 3 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) HTML
2 4 (2.72%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.72%) Ajax
3 1 (0.68%) Flash
3 1 (0.68%) HTML5
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.84%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.80%) NHS
4 10 (6.80%) PKI
5 8 (5.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.08%) Fintech
7 6 (4.08%) iPad
7 6 (4.08%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.72%) CESG
9 2 (1.36%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.68%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.21%) Linux
2 29 (19.73%) Unix
3 20 (13.61%) Windows
4 8 (5.44%) VxWorks
5 7 (4.76%) CentOS
6 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) KNOPPIX
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.70%) Information Security
2 45 (30.61%) Cybersecurity
3 43 (29.25%) Risk Management
4 34 (23.13%) Penetration Testing
5 27 (18.37%) Presales
6 24 (16.33%) SIEM
7 20 (13.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 19 (12.93%) Service Delivery
9 18 (12.24%) Ethical Hacking
10 17 (11.56%) Mathematics
11 15 (10.20%) ITIL
12 14 (9.52%) Information Assurance
12 14 (9.52%) Secure Coding
12 14 (9.52%) Security Management
13 13 (8.84%) Data Protection
14 12 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (8.16%) Physics
14 12 (8.16%) SABSA
14 12 (8.16%) Security Testing
14 12 (8.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.52%) Java
2 12 (8.16%) Python
3 11 (7.48%) C
4 10 (6.80%) C++
5 5 (3.40%) Perl
5 5 (3.40%) Ruby
6 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.72%) PHP
6 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (23.13%) Degree
2 33 (22.45%) Security Cleared
3 27 (18.37%) CISSP
4 17 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (10.20%) CISM
6 13 (8.84%) CISA
7 12 (8.16%) CREST Certified
7 12 (8.16%) SC Cleared
8 11 (7.48%) CCIE
8 11 (7.48%) CCNP
9 10 (6.80%) CEH
10 9 (6.12%) CCSE
10 9 (6.12%) DV Cleared
10 9 (6.12%) SANS
11 8 (5.44%) CLAS
12 7 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
12 7 (4.76%) OSCP
13 6 (4.08%) ISSAP
14 3 (2.04%) CSSLP
14 3 (2.04%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (30.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (12.24%) PCI DSS
3 11 (7.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (5.44%) ISO27002
5 5 (3.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.36%) BS25999
6 2 (1.36%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.68%) COBIT
7 1 (0.68%) COSO
7 1 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.68%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.68%) QA
7 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.44%) VMware ESX
2 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.36%) Snort
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) Nessus
2 9 (6.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (6.12%) Nmap
3 3 (2.04%) SELinux
4 1 (0.68%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 42 (28.57%) F5
2 29 (19.73%) Blue Coat
3 24 (16.33%) Cisco
4 22 (14.97%) Palo Alto
5 20 (13.61%) CheckPoint
6 18 (12.24%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.44%) Juniper
7 8 (5.44%) LogRhythm
7 8 (5.44%) VMware
8 7 (4.76%) Imperva
8 7 (4.76%) LogLogic
8 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.40%) IronPort
9 5 (3.40%) Tufin
10 3 (2.04%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.36%) Splunk
12 1 (0.68%) FireEye
12 1 (0.68%) Huawei
12 1 (0.68%) MobileIron
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