The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Security Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Technical Consultant
UK
Rank 844 924 930
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Consultant 5 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.015% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.016% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 19
Median salary £65,000 £59,375 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £61,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 20 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 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 +77 4 £50,000 -14.89%
North West -15 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Manchester -20 2 £50,000 -16.66%
South East +65 1 £100,000 +100.00%
Berkshire +51 1 £100,000 +66.66%
Reading - 1 £100,000 -

Security Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Security Technical 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 Security Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) CCIE
3 9 (39.13%) PCI DSS
3 9 (39.13%) Presales
4 8 (34.78%) CCNA
4 8 (34.78%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) CISSP
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
5 7 (30.43%) Information Security Governance
6 6 (26.09%) SIEM
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (17.39%) F5
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco
8 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.04%) Network Security
9 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) VMware
10 2 (8.70%) Banking
10 2 (8.70%) Retail
10 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 2 (8.70%) Marketing
10 2 (8.70%) Analytics

Security Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (8.70%) FTP
3 2 (8.70%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) SMTP
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) VMS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Presales
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security Governance
4 6 (26.09%) SIEM
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (4.35%) B2B
7 1 (4.35%) Data Security
7 1 (4.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCIE
3 8 (34.78%) CCNA
4 7 (30.43%) CISSP
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.70%) CCNP
6 2 (8.70%) CCSE
7 1 (4.35%) CCDA
7 1 (4.35%) CCSP
7 1 (4.35%) CEH
7 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
7 1 (4.35%) MCITP
7 1 (4.35%) MCP
7 1 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (4.35%) MCSE
7 1 (4.35%) MCTS
7 1 (4.35%) OSCP
7 1 (4.35%) SANS
7 1 (4.35%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) PCI DSS
2 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) COSO
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
1 4 (17.39%) F5
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Trend Micro
4 1 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Clearswift
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) IronPort
4 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire