The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 11 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 172 166 172
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 51 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.91% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.96% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 40
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5003 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.79% 95.28% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 4392 4649
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 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
Bristol +3 18 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Gloucestershire -11 13 £54,000 +8.00% 3
Wiltshire - 7 £43,000 - 2
Dorset -6 5 £51,250 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 48 (62.34%) Information Security
2 21 (27.27%) Cyber Security
3 20 (25.97%) Business Development
4 17 (22.08%) Management Information System
5 12 (15.58%) SAP
5 12 (15.58%) SAP GRC
5 12 (15.58%) SAP Security
6 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 11 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (14.29%) ABAP
6 11 (14.29%) SAP Certification
6 11 (14.29%) Symantec
6 11 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 10 (12.99%) Risk Management
7 10 (12.99%) Finance
7 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.99%) CISSP
7 10 (12.99%) CISM
8 9 (11.69%) Web Services
8 9 (11.69%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.09%) Banking
10 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
10 6 (7.79%) Security Architecture
10 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.79%) Degree
10 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
10 6 (7.79%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
1 4 (5.19%) Network Security
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
4 4 (5.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) Web Services
2 4 (5.19%) SAML
2 4 (5.19%) OAuth
2 4 (5.19%) OpenID
2 4 (5.19%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.30%) PKI
2 1 (1.30%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) UNIX
2 1 (1.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Information Security
2 21 (27.27%) Cyber Security
3 20 (25.97%) Business Development
4 12 (15.58%) SAP Security
5 11 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 11 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 10 (12.99%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.69%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (7.79%) Security Architecture
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (7.79%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.49%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.19%) Web Development
10 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) ABAP
2 3 (3.90%) Java
3 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) SAP Certification
2 10 (12.99%) CISM
2 10 (12.99%) CISSP
3 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) Degree
5 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) CEH
5 4 (5.19%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.30%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (1.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.90%) AppDetective
3 1 (1.30%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) SAP
2 11 (14.29%) Symantec
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.90%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) Juniper
5 1 (1.30%) Websense
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