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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / South East
Rank 321 296 318
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 68 157 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.83% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 140 100
Median salary £64,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
14426 18941 19937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.81% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11980 16112 16185
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +5 32 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Surrey +3 14 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Oxfordshire +40 10 £65,000 -
Hampshire +16 4 £53,250 -29.00% 1
Kent +9 4 £65,000 +16.59%
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £72,000 +40.48%
West Sussex +9 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 90 (51.43%) Information Security
2 65 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (36.57%) Cybersecurity
4 43 (24.57%) Security Cleared
4 43 (24.57%) Linux
5 42 (24.00%) SIEM
6 41 (23.43%) F5
6 41 (23.43%) Risk Management
7 39 (22.29%) Penetration Testing
7 39 (22.29%) Degree
8 38 (21.71%) Firewall
9 34 (19.43%) Finance
10 31 (17.71%) CISSP
11 29 (16.57%) PCI DSS
12 28 (16.00%) Network Security
12 28 (16.00%) Presales
13 26 (14.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 25 (14.29%) Unix
15 23 (13.14%) TCP/IP
15 23 (13.14%) SSL
15 23 (13.14%) Blue Coat
15 23 (13.14%) Secure Coding
16 21 (12.00%) Windows
16 21 (12.00%) Fortinet
17 20 (11.43%) Palo Alto
18 19 (10.86%) PKI
18 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
18 19 (10.86%) Data Protection
18 19 (10.86%) CISM
18 19 (10.86%) CREST Certified

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 (2.29%) Apache
2 2 (1.14%) Drupal
2 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.43%) MS Office
1 6 (3.43%) MS Project
1 6 (3.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.71%) Firewall
2 28 (16.00%) Network Security
3 23 (13.14%) SSL
3 23 (13.14%) TCP/IP
4 18 (10.29%) HTTP
5 16 (9.14%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (7.43%) VPN
7 8 (4.57%) IPsec
8 5 (2.86%) Internet
8 5 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.29%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (2.29%) LAN
10 3 (1.71%) BGP
10 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.71%) IPv6
10 3 (1.71%) MPLS
10 3 (1.71%) WAN
11 2 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.71%) Metasploit
General
1 34 (19.43%) Finance
2 8 (4.57%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.14%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Retail
6 1 (0.57%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.14%) HTML
1 2 (1.14%) Regular Expression
1 2 (1.14%) SAML
2 1 (0.57%) Flash
2 1 (0.57%) HTML5
2 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) PKI
2 18 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 15 (8.57%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.86%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.29%) Cryptography
6 10 (5.71%) NHS
6 10 (5.71%) Physics
7 9 (5.14%) Data Centre
8 8 (4.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (4.00%) iPad
10 6 (3.43%) Fintech
10 6 (3.43%) Private Cloud
11 5 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.71%) CESG
12 3 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
13 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.57%) Linux
2 25 (14.29%) Unix
3 21 (12.00%) Windows
4 8 (4.57%) VxWorks
5 7 (4.00%) CentOS
6 3 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.57%) KNOPPIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (51.43%) Information Security
2 64 (36.57%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (24.00%) SIEM
4 41 (23.43%) Risk Management
5 39 (22.29%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (16.00%) Presales
7 26 (14.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 23 (13.14%) Secure Coding
9 19 (10.86%) Data Protection
10 17 (9.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 17 (9.71%) Service Delivery
11 16 (9.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 15 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (8.57%) Security Architecture
12 15 (8.57%) System Testing
13 14 (8.00%) Identity Management
13 14 (8.00%) Information Assurance
13 14 (8.00%) Security Management
14 13 (7.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.86%) C
2 10 (5.71%) Java
2 10 (5.71%) Python
3 9 (5.14%) C++
4 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.71%) Perl
5 3 (1.71%) SQL
6 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (24.57%) Security Cleared
2 39 (22.29%) Degree
3 31 (17.71%) CISSP
4 19 (10.86%) CISM
4 19 (10.86%) CREST Certified
4 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
5 16 (9.14%) CEH
6 13 (7.43%) OSCP
6 13 (7.43%) SANS
7 12 (6.86%) CISA
8 11 (6.29%) DV Cleared
9 10 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (4.57%) CLAS
11 7 (4.00%) CCIE
11 7 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (3.43%) CCNP
12 6 (3.43%) ISSAP
13 5 (2.86%) CCSE
14 3 (1.71%) CCNA
15 2 (1.14%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (37.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (16.57%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (4.00%) ISO27002
5 4 (2.29%) ISO22301
6 3 (1.71%) BS25999
7 2 (1.14%) COBIT
8 1 (0.57%) COSO
8 1 (0.57%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.57%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.57%) RMADS
8 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.14%) Snort
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (5.71%) Nessus
2 9 (5.14%) Nmap
3 5 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (1.71%) SELinux
5 1 (0.57%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 41 (23.43%) F5
2 23 (13.14%) Blue Coat
3 21 (12.00%) Fortinet
4 20 (11.43%) Palo Alto
5 16 (9.14%) CheckPoint
5 16 (9.14%) Cisco
6 13 (7.43%) LogRhythm
7 9 (5.14%) Juniper
8 7 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.43%) Splunk
9 6 (3.43%) VMware
10 5 (2.86%) ArcSight
10 5 (2.86%) Imperva
10 5 (2.86%) LogLogic
11 4 (2.29%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.71%) IronPort
12 3 (1.71%) Sourcefire
12 3 (1.71%) Tufin
13 2 (1.14%) SAP
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Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
KnownFour
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago