The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Technical Consultant
Rank - 862 900
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Consultant 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.013% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Average salary - £42,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.93%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
- -20.93%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) CISM
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Websense
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Security Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Impromptu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) CISM
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee
1 1 (12.50%) Websense
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
1 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
1 1 (12.50%) IronPort
1 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint