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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 194 195 193
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 11 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 26
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,100 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
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
4367 4874 4829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.21% 95.87% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3759 4033 3889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 4 £55,000 -2.22%
Redhill - 2 £37,500 -
Staines - 2 £45,000 -
Horley - 1 £55,000 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (66.67%) Information Security
1 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (62.50%) CISSP
3 11 (45.83%) CISA
3 11 (45.83%) PCI DSS
4 10 (41.67%) Business Continuity
5 8 (33.33%) CISM
5 8 (33.33%) ISMS
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
7 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (25.00%) CEH
8 5 (20.83%) Service Management
8 5 (20.83%) Automotive
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
9 4 (16.67%) CITP
9 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Retail
9 4 (16.67%) MBCS
9 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Network Security
10 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
11 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (8.33%) SaaS
11 2 (8.33%) CRAMM
11 2 (8.33%) RMADS
11 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
General
1 5 (20.83%) Automotive
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) Flash
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) CESG
1 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (8.33%) RMADS
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Information Security
2 10 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 8 (33.33%) ISMS
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Service Management
7 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
8 3 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance
9 2 (8.33%) CRAMM
9 2 (8.33%) IT Governance
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.33%) Logistics
9 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) SOA
9 2 (8.33%) Data Security
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 11 (45.83%) CISA
3 8 (33.33%) CISM
3 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) CEH
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) MBCS
6 4 (16.67%) CITP
7 2 (8.33%) CRISC
7 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) SSCP
8 1 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (4.17%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (45.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) McAfee
1 2 (8.33%) Websense
1 2 (8.33%) Tripwire
1 2 (8.33%) Qualys
1 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) CA
2 1 (4.17%) New Relic
2 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics