The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 62 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.51% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £46,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.31% -25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
Security Consultant
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
560 528 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.73% 97.60% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 432 441 474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Swindon

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (20.00%) ABAP
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) CRAMM
4 2 (20.00%) RMADS
4 2 (20.00%) SAP GRC
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Security
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) RMADS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Debian
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) CRAMM
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Security
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) OSCP
3 1 (10.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (10.00%) F5