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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 227 224 217
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.50% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 24
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
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
5461 5782 6008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 97.03% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4907 5035
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Gloucestershire -8 12 £51,250 -6.81% 1
Bristol +12 8 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Wiltshire -1 4 £80,000 +73.91%
Cornwall - 1 £60,000 -
Devon - 1 - -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 44 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (53.25%) CISSP
3 39 (50.65%) Security Architecture
4 38 (49.35%) Security Cleared
5 35 (45.45%) SC Cleared
6 28 (36.36%) Information Security
7 24 (31.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (27.27%) PCI DSS
9 17 (22.08%) CISM
10 16 (20.78%) Degree
11 14 (18.18%) PKI
11 14 (18.18%) DV Cleared
11 14 (18.18%) SIEM
11 14 (18.18%) Security Operations
12 12 (15.58%) CISA
12 12 (15.58%) Finance
13 11 (14.29%) COBIT
13 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
13 11 (14.29%) ISO22301
14 10 (12.99%) Project Management
14 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (12.99%) ITIL
15 8 (10.39%) Identity Management
15 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
15 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
15 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (10.39%) Cryptography
15 8 (10.39%) Supplier Management
15 8 (10.39%) ITIL V3
15 8 (10.39%) Data Protection

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 (2.60%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) AppScan
1 1 (1.30%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) French Language
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) PKI
2 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (10.39%) Cryptography
3 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.09%) CESG
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.60%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.60%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.60%) iPad
7 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 39 (50.65%) Security Architecture
3 28 (36.36%) Information Security
4 14 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 14 (18.18%) SIEM
5 10 (12.99%) ITIL
5 10 (12.99%) Project Management
6 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
6 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (10.39%) Fraud Detection
6 8 (10.39%) Identity Management
6 8 (10.39%) ITIL V3
6 8 (10.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.39%) Supplier Management
6 8 (10.39%) Threat Analysis
7 7 (9.09%) Information Assurance
8 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.79%) Security Management
9 5 (6.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) C
2 5 (6.49%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) CLIST
3 2 (2.60%) REXX
4 1 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) C++
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (53.25%) CISSP
2 38 (49.35%) Security Cleared
3 35 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 17 (22.08%) CISM
5 16 (20.78%) Degree
6 14 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 12 (15.58%) CISA
8 7 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (9.09%) CRISC
9 5 (6.49%) APMP
10 4 (5.19%) CCIE
10 4 (5.19%) CCNA
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (3.90%) CEH
11 3 (3.90%) CISMP
11 3 (3.90%) PCI QSA
12 2 (2.60%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (2.60%) CHECK Team Member
13 1 (1.30%) CLAS
13 1 (1.30%) EC-Council LPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 11 (14.29%) COBIT
3 11 (14.29%) ISO22301
4 10 (12.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (10.39%) ISO27002
5 8 (10.39%) ISO27005
6 4 (5.19%) JSP 440
6 4 (5.19%) RMADS
7 3 (3.90%) HMG Infosec
8 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
9 1 (1.30%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) RSA Archer
2 1 (1.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (3.90%) IBM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP
2 1 (1.30%) Veracode
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago