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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / South West
Rank 205 224 210
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 20 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 25
Median salary £41,250 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £41,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £67,500 £64,000
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 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
4721 5439 5857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.70% 97.28% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 4610 4982
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Bristol -2 7 £58,750 -2.08% 5
Somerset - 5 £24,000 -
Avon - 4 - -
Gloucestershire -11 3 £40,000 -40.74% 1
Wiltshire +20 1 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (73.47%) Information Security
2 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.90%) CISSP
4 21 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
6 14 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
7 13 (26.53%) Degree
8 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
8 12 (24.49%) CISM
9 11 (22.45%) PCI DSS
10 10 (20.41%) Information Assurance
11 9 (18.37%) JSP 440
11 9 (18.37%) Security Management
12 8 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (16.33%) CCIE
12 8 (16.33%) C
12 8 (16.33%) CESG
12 8 (16.33%) Digital Forensics
13 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 7 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
13 7 (14.29%) Java
13 7 (14.29%) .NET
13 7 (14.29%) CCNA
13 7 (14.29%) Project Management
13 7 (14.29%) CISA
14 6 (12.24%) Finance
14 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
14 6 (12.24%) Security Auditing

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 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.04%) SMTP
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Advertising
2 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.33%) CESG
3 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Information Security
2 21 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (20.41%) Information Assurance
4 9 (18.37%) Security Management
5 8 (16.33%) Digital Forensics
5 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (16.33%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
6 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.24%) ISMS
7 6 (12.24%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (12.24%) Security Auditing
8 5 (10.20%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.16%) Security Operations
9 4 (8.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
2 7 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) CLIST
3 1 (2.04%) REXX
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) CISSP
3 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (26.53%) Degree
6 12 (24.49%) CISM
7 8 (16.33%) CCIE
7 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (14.29%) CCNA
8 7 (14.29%) CISA
9 6 (12.24%) CHECK Team Leader
9 6 (12.24%) CHECK Team Member
9 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
10 3 (6.12%) APMP
11 2 (4.08%) CRISC
11 2 (4.08%) IISP
12 1 (2.04%) CEH
12 1 (2.04%) CLAS
12 1 (2.04%) GIAC
12 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) PCI DSS
2 9 (18.37%) JSP 440
3 5 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (8.16%) RMADS
5 3 (6.12%) COBIT
5 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (4.08%) HMG Infosec
6 2 (4.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (2.04%) ISO22301
7 1 (2.04%) ISO27002
7 1 (2.04%) ISO27005
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco
1 1 (2.04%) IBM
1 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
1 1 (2.04%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Corsham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 16 days ago