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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 63 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.50% 1.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
563 501 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.21% 95.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 511 427 434
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 2 July 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Information Security
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) PCI DSS
3 10 (52.63%) CISSP
4 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) UNIX
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Retail
7 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (21.05%) IIS
8 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
9 3 (15.79%) Splunk
9 3 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
9 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
9 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) Law
9 3 (15.79%) Service Management
9 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
10 2 (10.53%) Finance

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) UNIX
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Mentoring
3 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
6 3 (15.79%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) PCI DSS
2 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk
2 3 (15.79%) ArcSight
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