The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Technical Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Technical Consultant
Rank 898 - 873
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Consultant 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% - 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £57,500 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - £47,500

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Security Technical Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Technical Consultant over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Security Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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
England - 4 £57,500 -
South East - 2 £57,500 -
London - 1 £75,000 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -

Security Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (75.86%) Juniper
1 22 (75.86%) CheckPoint
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (75.86%) CCSE
2 21 (72.41%) Blue Coat
2 21 (72.41%) Fortinet
2 21 (72.41%) IronPort
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (72.41%) Tufin
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco ISE
2 21 (72.41%) NetScreen
2 21 (72.41%) Service Delivery
2 21 (72.41%) Management Information System
2 21 (72.41%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) CCNP
3 12 (41.38%) JNCIP
4 11 (37.93%) CCIE
5 10 (34.48%) JNCIS
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 3 (10.34%) UNIX
9 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
9 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Product Management
10 1 (3.45%) Wireless

Security Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Security Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) NetScreen
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco ASA
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
2 2 (6.90%) Product Management
2 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
3 1 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (3.45%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (3.45%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.45%) Network Management
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.45%) SIEM
3 1 (3.45%) Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (75.86%) CCSE
2 12 (41.38%) CCNP
2 12 (41.38%) JNCIP
3 11 (37.93%) CCIE
4 10 (34.48%) JNCIS
5 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) HP ASE
6 1 (3.45%) HP MASE
6 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CISA
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Juniper
1 22 (75.86%) CheckPoint
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) Fortinet
2 21 (72.41%) IronPort
2 21 (72.41%) Tufin
2 21 (72.41%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.45%) Brocade
3 1 (3.45%) HP