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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 167 215 188
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 66 28 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.48% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.49% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 49 17 37
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+23.15% -3.33%
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
5096 5667 5930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.29% 97.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4758 4931
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +27 36 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Wiltshire +11 14 £65,000 +48.57%
Gloucestershire +9 14 £70,000 +30.23% 2
Cornwall - 2 £60,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 88 (68.75%) Cybersecurity
2 77 (60.16%) Security Cleared
3 71 (55.47%) SC Cleared
4 69 (53.91%) Security Architecture
5 57 (44.53%) CISSP
6 49 (38.28%) Information Security
7 34 (26.56%) CISM
8 32 (25.00%) Degree
9 29 (22.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 27 (21.09%) Security Operations
11 20 (15.63%) PKI
11 20 (15.63%) DV Cleared
12 19 (14.84%) Finance
12 19 (14.84%) Security Operations Centre
13 18 (14.06%) Risk Management
14 17 (13.28%) Data Protection
15 16 (12.50%) Identity Management
15 16 (12.50%) Fraud Detection
15 16 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 16 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
16 15 (11.72%) ISO22301
16 15 (11.72%) PCI DSS
17 14 (10.94%) Social Media
17 14 (10.94%) CESG Certified Professional
18 13 (10.16%) SIEM
18 13 (10.16%) CESG
19 12 (9.38%) CRISC
19 12 (9.38%) CISA
19 12 (9.38%) Security Management
19 12 (9.38%) ITIL

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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Network Security
2 6 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (2.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) AppScan
1 1 (0.78%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (14.84%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Games
2 6 (4.69%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) Advertising
3 1 (0.78%) French Language
3 1 (0.78%) Military
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) PKI
2 19 (14.84%) Security Operations Centre
3 14 (10.94%) Social Media
4 13 (10.16%) CESG
5 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.03%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (5.47%) Cryptography
7 7 (5.47%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.56%) iPad
11 1 (0.78%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.75%) Cybersecurity
2 69 (53.91%) Security Architecture
3 49 (38.28%) Information Security
4 27 (21.09%) Security Operations
5 18 (14.06%) Risk Management
6 17 (13.28%) Data Protection
7 16 (12.50%) Fraud Detection
7 16 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 16 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 16 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
8 13 (10.16%) SIEM
9 12 (9.38%) ITIL
9 12 (9.38%) Security Management
10 11 (8.59%) Information Security Management
11 10 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.81%) ITIL V3
11 10 (7.81%) Supplier Management
12 9 (7.03%) Information Assurance
12 9 (7.03%) TOGAF
13 8 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.13%) C
2 1 (0.78%) C#
2 1 (0.78%) C++
2 1 (0.78%) Java
2 1 (0.78%) Perl
2 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 77 (60.16%) Security Cleared
2 71 (55.47%) SC Cleared
3 57 (44.53%) CISSP
4 34 (26.56%) CISM
5 32 (25.00%) Degree
6 20 (15.63%) DV Cleared
7 14 (10.94%) CESG Certified Professional
8 12 (9.38%) CISA
8 12 (9.38%) CRISC
9 8 (6.25%) CISMP
10 4 (3.13%) CEH
11 3 (2.34%) CLAS
12 2 (1.56%) APMP
12 2 (1.56%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (1.56%) CREST Certified
12 2 (1.56%) EC-Council LPT
12 2 (1.56%) GIAC
12 2 (1.56%) PCI QSA
13 1 (0.78%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (11.72%) ISO22301
2 15 (11.72%) PCI DSS
3 10 (7.81%) ISO27002
3 10 (7.81%) ISO27005
4 6 (4.69%) QA
5 5 (3.91%) COBIT
6 4 (3.13%) RMADS
7 3 (2.34%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.78%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (0.78%) ArcSight
1 1 (0.78%) IBM
1 1 (0.78%) Intel Security
1 1 (0.78%) LogRhythm
1 1 (0.78%) Splunk
1 1 (0.78%) Twitter
1 1 (0.78%) Veracode
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