The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 187 231 190
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 47 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.41% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 35
Median salary £65,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £42,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5235 5719 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 96.97% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4866 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
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 West

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Bristol +34 26 £65,000 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire +6 11 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Wiltshire +15 9 £65,000 +75.67%
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 84 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
2 73 (56.59%) Security Cleared
3 72 (55.81%) Security Architecture
4 69 (53.49%) SC Cleared
5 61 (47.29%) CISSP
6 46 (35.66%) Information Security
7 34 (26.36%) CISM
7 34 (26.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (23.26%) Degree
9 29 (22.48%) Security Operations
10 24 (18.60%) PKI
11 23 (17.83%) Finance
12 22 (17.05%) PCI DSS
13 21 (16.28%) SIEM
13 21 (16.28%) Security Operations Centre
14 19 (14.73%) DV Cleared
15 18 (13.95%) ISO22301
16 17 (13.18%) CISA
16 17 (13.18%) Data Protection
17 16 (12.40%) ITIL
17 16 (12.40%) Risk Management
17 16 (12.40%) Identity Management
17 16 (12.40%) Threat Analysis
17 16 (12.40%) Fraud Detection
17 16 (12.40%) Multi-Factor Authentication
18 14 (10.85%) CRISC
19 13 (10.08%) ISO27005
19 13 (10.08%) CESG Certified Professional
19 13 (10.08%) ISO27002
19 13 (10.08%) CESG

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (0.78%) CICS
1 1 (0.78%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.75%) Firewall
2 8 (6.20%) Network Security
3 2 (1.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) SMTP
4 1 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) AppScan
1 1 (0.78%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (17.83%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Marketing
3 3 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (1.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) French Language
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Military
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.60%) PKI
2 21 (16.28%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (10.08%) CESG
4 10 (7.75%) Social Media
5 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (6.20%) Cryptography
7 7 (5.43%) Cyber Attack
7 7 (5.43%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
10 3 (2.33%) iPad
11 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.78%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Windows
1 1 (0.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (65.12%) Cybersecurity
2 72 (55.81%) Security Architecture
3 46 (35.66%) Information Security
4 29 (22.48%) Security Operations
5 21 (16.28%) SIEM
6 17 (13.18%) Data Protection
7 16 (12.40%) Fraud Detection
7 16 (12.40%) Identity Management
7 16 (12.40%) ITIL
7 16 (12.40%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 16 (12.40%) Risk Management
7 16 (12.40%) Threat Analysis
8 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (10.08%) ITIL V3
8 13 (10.08%) Supplier Management
9 12 (9.30%) Security Management
10 11 (8.53%) Information Security Management
11 10 (7.75%) Information Assurance
12 9 (6.98%) Project Management
13 8 (6.20%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.65%) C
2 1 (0.78%) C#
2 1 (0.78%) C++
2 1 (0.78%) CLIST
2 1 (0.78%) Java
2 1 (0.78%) Perl
2 1 (0.78%) Python
2 1 (0.78%) REXX
Qualifications
1 73 (56.59%) Security Cleared
2 69 (53.49%) SC Cleared
3 61 (47.29%) CISSP
4 34 (26.36%) CISM
5 30 (23.26%) Degree
6 19 (14.73%) DV Cleared
7 17 (13.18%) CISA
8 14 (10.85%) CRISC
9 13 (10.08%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (4.65%) CISMP
11 5 (3.88%) CEH
12 4 (3.10%) APMP
13 3 (2.33%) CLAS
13 3 (2.33%) PCI QSA
14 2 (1.55%) CHECK Team Leader
14 2 (1.55%) CREST Certified
14 2 (1.55%) EC-Council LPT
14 2 (1.55%) GIAC
15 1 (0.78%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (26.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (17.05%) PCI DSS
3 18 (13.95%) ISO22301
4 13 (10.08%) ISO27002
4 13 (10.08%) ISO27005
5 9 (6.98%) COBIT
6 8 (6.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (3.10%) HMG Infosec
7 4 (3.10%) RMADS
8 3 (2.33%) QA
9 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
9 2 (1.55%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.78%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (1.55%) IBM
2 1 (0.78%) ArcSight
2 1 (0.78%) Intel Security
2 1 (0.78%) LogRhythm
2 1 (0.78%) SAP
2 1 (0.78%) Splunk
2 1 (0.78%) Twitter
2 1 (0.78%) Veracode
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago