The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 195 183 179
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 10 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 17
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +1.44%
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4322 4012 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.28% 94.51% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3624 3193 4194
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,470 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Surrey

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Surrey

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Guildford -4 4 £51,250 +7.89%
Woking +12 1 £60,000 -14.28%
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (50.00%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) Cyber Security
3 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (31.82%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (22.73%) McAfee
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
8 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.64%) Open Source
9 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (13.64%) CISM
9 3 (13.64%) CEH
9 3 (13.64%) Military
9 3 (13.64%) Business Development
9 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 2 (9.09%) SCADA
10 2 (9.09%) Mathematics

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Military
3 2 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) SCADA
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) RMADS
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Cyber Security
3 8 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) SIEM
4 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (18.18%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Development
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) CRAMM
7 2 (9.09%) ISMS
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CISM
4 3 (13.64%) CEH
5 2 (9.09%) GIAC
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) McAfee
1 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Sophos
3 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.55%) Postini
3 1 (4.55%) Qualys