The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Principal Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Security Consultant
UK
Rank 844 936 953
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Security Consultant 19 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.017% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.017% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 8
Median salary £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £60,000 £68,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £97,500 £110,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Principal Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Principal Security Consultant in the job title.

Principal Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principal Security Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Security Consultant within the UK.

Principal Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Principal Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Security Consultant over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Principal Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Principal Security Consultant
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +88 18 £85,000 - 1
London +66 10 £85,000 -10.52%
South East +47 4 £55,000 -39.72%
Oxford - 4 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
Hatfield - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
West Midlands +26 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £80,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £80,000 -

Principal Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Principal 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 featuring Principal Security Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (64.71%) Presales
2 19 (55.88%) Security Architecture
3 14 (41.18%) Information Security
4 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (32.35%) CISSP
6 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (26.47%) Splunk
7 8 (23.53%) ArcSight
7 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 8 (23.53%) Security Operations
8 7 (20.59%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (20.59%) Security Monitoring
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (11.76%) CCIE
11 4 (11.76%) CCNP
11 4 (11.76%) CCDP
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco
11 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
11 4 (11.76%) CCSE
11 4 (11.76%) Business Development
11 4 (11.76%) GPG13
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting

Principal Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.82%) LAN
3 3 (8.82%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) TACACS
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Local Government
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) OAuth
1 1 (2.94%) OpenID
1 1 (2.94%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Presales
2 19 (55.88%) Security Architecture
3 14 (41.18%) Information Security
4 12 (35.29%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (23.53%) Security Operations
6 7 (20.59%) Security Monitoring
7 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (11.76%) Business Development
9 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) SIEM
10 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance
10 2 (5.88%) Logistics
10 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
10 2 (5.88%) Physics
10 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CISSP
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) CCDP
4 4 (11.76%) CCIE
4 4 (11.76%) CCNP
4 4 (11.76%) CCSE
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CLAS
5 3 (8.82%) CISM
6 2 (5.88%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (5.88%) CISA
6 2 (5.88%) GIAC
6 2 (5.88%) GPEN
6 2 (5.88%) SANS
7 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.94%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.94%) CRISC
7 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 4 (11.76%) GPG13
4 2 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Splunk
2 8 (23.53%) ArcSight
3 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Sourcefire
5 3 (8.82%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.94%) AlgoSec
6 1 (2.94%) CA
6 1 (2.94%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) Qualys
6 1 (2.94%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Tufin
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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