The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 774 854 935
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 142 116 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 107 72 46
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,400 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Senior Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +83 126 £65,000 -3.70% 9
London +44 46 £67,500 -10.00% 4
South East +16 16 £72,500 +9.43% 2
West Midlands +3 13 £65,000 +32.65%
Yorkshire - 12 £65,000 -
North West +26 11 - - 2
Manchester +17 11 - - 2
Berkshire -2 11 £80,000 +18.51% 1
Leeds - 10 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 10 £65,000 -
Solihull - 10 £65,000 -
South West +18 9 £65,000 +56.62% 1
Reading +4 9 £80,000 +18.51% 1
Wiltshire +24 8 £65,000 +56.62%
Scotland -7 8 £60,000 +42.85% 3
Swindon - 8 £65,000 -
City of London +61 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Glasgow -16 4 £47,500 +13.09%
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Paisley - 4 £60,000 -
East of England +41 3 £75,000 +42.85%
East Midlands - 3 £53,750 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
Warwickshire +7 2 £65,000 +32.65%
Oxfordshire -15 2 £71,250 +31.94%
South Yorkshire - 2 £53,750 -
Sheffield - 2 £53,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £75,000 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Slough - 1 - -

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 130 (46.76%) CISSP
2 129 (46.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 113 (40.65%) Degree
4 106 (38.13%) Information Security
5 102 (36.69%) PCI DSS
6 96 (34.53%) Security Architecture
7 92 (33.09%) SIEM
8 70 (25.18%) Cybersecurity
9 68 (24.46%) ITIL
10 64 (23.02%) Network Security
11 60 (21.58%) Security Operations
12 59 (21.22%) CISM
12 59 (21.22%) Security Cleared
13 56 (20.14%) Finance
14 54 (19.42%) ArcSight
15 53 (19.06%) ISO22301
16 52 (18.71%) Risk Management
17 46 (16.55%) Security Operations Centre
18 45 (16.19%) ISO27002
18 45 (16.19%) ISO27005
19 44 (15.83%) ITIL V3
19 44 (15.83%) Supplier Management
19 44 (15.83%) Enterprise Architecture
20 43 (15.47%) Penetration Testing
21 41 (14.75%) SC Cleared
22 38 (13.67%) Data Protection
22 38 (13.67%) Ethical Hacking
23 34 (12.23%) Cisco
24 32 (11.51%) Vulnerability Management
24 32 (11.51%) Data Centre

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 29 (10.43%) IIS
2 4 (1.44%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) SAP GRC
1 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (23.02%) Network Security
2 29 (10.43%) Firewall
3 19 (6.83%) Wireless
4 17 (6.12%) WAN
5 13 (4.68%) Internet
5 13 (4.68%) LAN
5 13 (4.68%) VPN
6 12 (4.32%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (3.24%) MPLS
8 8 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.88%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (2.88%) Unified Communications
9 6 (2.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (1.80%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (1.80%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.80%) VLAN
11 4 (1.44%) BGP
11 4 (1.44%) OSPF
11 4 (1.44%) SSL
11 4 (1.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.24%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.08%) Big Data
2 3 (1.08%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.08%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.36%) GIS
3 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.72%) AppScan
3 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Paros
General
1 56 (20.14%) Finance
2 7 (2.52%) Financial Institution
2 7 (2.52%) Legal
3 5 (1.80%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Publishing
5 3 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) French Language
6 1 (0.36%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.91%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) XMPP
3 2 (0.72%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) VXML
4 1 (0.36%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.55%) Security Operations Centre
2 32 (11.51%) Data Centre
3 24 (8.63%) CESG
4 22 (7.91%) PKI
5 18 (6.47%) CESG CLAS
6 16 (5.76%) Blog
7 15 (5.40%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.68%) Computer Science
9 12 (4.32%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (2.52%) Cyber Attack
12 6 (2.16%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (1.44%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
14 3 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
15 2 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
16 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
16 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
16 1 (0.36%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.55%) Windows
2 12 (4.32%) Unix
3 2 (0.72%) VxWorks
3 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.36%) CentOS
4 1 (0.36%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (38.13%) Information Security
2 96 (34.53%) Security Architecture
3 92 (33.09%) SIEM
4 70 (25.18%) Cybersecurity
5 68 (24.46%) ITIL
6 60 (21.58%) Security Operations
7 52 (18.71%) Risk Management
8 44 (15.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 44 (15.83%) ITIL V3
8 44 (15.83%) Supplier Management
9 43 (15.47%) Penetration Testing
10 38 (13.67%) Data Protection
10 38 (13.67%) Ethical Hacking
11 32 (11.51%) Vulnerability Management
12 28 (10.07%) Identity Management
12 28 (10.07%) Presales
12 28 (10.07%) Security Management
13 25 (8.99%) Threat Analysis
13 25 (8.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 24 (8.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.79%) Java
2 28 (10.07%) C++
3 26 (9.35%) PHP
4 22 (7.91%) C#
4 22 (7.91%) VB.NET
5 18 (6.47%) Objective-C
6 12 (4.32%) C
7 9 (3.24%) Python
8 6 (2.16%) Perl
9 4 (1.44%) Ruby
10 2 (0.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (46.76%) CISSP
2 113 (40.65%) Degree
3 59 (21.22%) CISM
3 59 (21.22%) Security Cleared
4 41 (14.75%) SC Cleared
5 32 (11.51%) CLAS
6 31 (11.15%) CREST Certified
7 29 (10.43%) IISP
8 27 (9.71%) CEH
9 25 (8.99%) CHFI
10 24 (8.63%) ECSA
11 23 (8.27%) CESG Certified Professional
12 21 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (6.83%) CISA
14 13 (4.68%) CHECK Team Leader
14 13 (4.68%) PCI QSA
15 12 (4.32%) CCNP
15 12 (4.32%) CCSP
15 12 (4.32%) Cyber Scheme
15 12 (4.32%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (46.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 102 (36.69%) PCI DSS
3 53 (19.06%) ISO22301
4 45 (16.19%) ISO27002
4 45 (16.19%) ISO27005
5 18 (6.47%) QA
6 10 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (2.88%) BS25999
8 4 (1.44%) COBIT
8 4 (1.44%) RMADS
9 2 (0.72%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) Nessus
2 3 (1.08%) Nmap
3 2 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.72%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.72%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.36%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.36%) EnCase
4 1 (0.36%) QRadar
4 1 (0.36%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 54 (19.42%) ArcSight
2 34 (12.23%) Cisco
3 28 (10.07%) Splunk
4 26 (9.35%) CheckPoint
5 24 (8.63%) F5
6 21 (7.55%) Juniper
7 14 (5.04%) Palo Alto
8 12 (4.32%) Blue Coat
9 10 (3.60%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.52%) Qualys
10 7 (2.52%) Riverbed
11 5 (1.80%) Aruba
11 5 (1.80%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.44%) Ipanema Technologies
12 4 (1.44%) Microsoft
13 3 (1.08%) AlgoSec
13 3 (1.08%) Cyber-Ark
13 3 (1.08%) Forcepoint
13 3 (1.08%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.08%) SAP
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