The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 829 854 860
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 66 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.045% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.048% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 32
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,200 £52,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £82,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +7.47%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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
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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 +1 58 £65,000 +13.04% 5
London +29 33 £70,000 +1.81% 2
South East +9 15 £65,000 +18.18% 1
City of London +19 12 £68,750 +34.80% 1
Berkshire +9 12 £65,000 +36.84%
Scotland +26 8 £55,000 +12.82%
Edinburgh - 6 £55,000 -
North West +15 5 - - 1
Cheshire - 5 - -
Hampshire -6 2 £60,002 -14.28%
South West -8 2 £48,750 +8.33%
West Midlands - 2 £66,250 -
Slough - 2 £55,000 -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £66,250 -
Cheltenham - 1 £57,500 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

Senior Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Security 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 Senior Security Consultant in their job title.

1 42 (41.18%) Cisco
2 39 (38.24%) CCIE
2 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (37.25%) Juniper
3 38 (37.25%) CheckPoint
4 36 (35.29%) Information Security
5 34 (33.33%) CCSE
5 34 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 34 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (31.37%) NetScreen
7 31 (30.39%) Finance
7 31 (30.39%) Blue Coat
7 31 (30.39%) Cisco PIX
7 31 (30.39%) IronPort
7 31 (30.39%) Tufin
8 29 (28.43%) JNCIS
8 29 (28.43%) CISSP
9 24 (23.53%) Cisco ISE
10 23 (22.55%) Network Security
10 23 (22.55%) Management Information System
11 22 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 21 (20.59%) PCI DSS
13 18 (17.65%) Firewall
14 15 (14.71%) CISM
14 15 (14.71%) PCI QSA
14 15 (14.71%) Cyber Security
15 13 (12.75%) ITIL
16 12 (11.76%) Service Delivery
16 12 (11.76%) Risk Management

Senior Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Security 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 Senior Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 32 (31.37%) NetScreen
3 31 (30.39%) Cisco PIX
4 24 (23.53%) Cisco ISE
5 23 (22.55%) Network Security
6 18 (17.65%) Firewall
7 7 (6.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (5.88%) Internet
8 6 (5.88%) LAN
8 6 (5.88%) WLAN
9 4 (3.92%) SMS
10 2 (1.96%) SNA
10 2 (1.96%) Wireless
11 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Big Data
General
1 31 (30.39%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Banking
2 7 (6.86%) Retail
3 6 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.92%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Law
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) .NET
1 1 (0.98%) Web Services
1 1 (0.98%) SAML
1 1 (0.98%) OAuth
1 1 (0.98%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.86%) Cryptography
5 6 (5.88%) SCADA
5 6 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.92%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.98%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) Blog
7 1 (0.98%) Open Source
7 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) UNIX
3 6 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) Information Security
2 22 (21.57%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (14.71%) Cyber Security
4 13 (12.75%) ITIL
5 12 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 12 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (8.82%) Business Development
7 7 (6.86%) Project Management
8 6 (5.88%) Benchmarking
8 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.88%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.88%) Information Assurance
8 6 (5.88%) Security Architecture
9 4 (3.92%) SIEM
9 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.92%) Data Security
9 4 (3.92%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (2.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) SQL
2 5 (4.90%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) C
4 1 (0.98%) C#
4 1 (0.98%) C++
4 1 (0.98%) PHP
4 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) CCIE
1 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (33.33%) CCSE
3 29 (28.43%) CISSP
3 29 (28.43%) JNCIS
4 15 (14.71%) PCI QSA
4 15 (14.71%) CISM
5 12 (11.76%) CISA
6 10 (9.80%) CCNP
6 10 (9.80%) Degree
7 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
8 6 (5.88%) MBA
9 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.96%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.96%) CRISC
11 1 (0.98%) ISACA
11 1 (0.98%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.98%) HP MASE
11 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (20.59%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.88%) COBIT
3 5 (4.90%) QA
4 4 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.94%) HIPAA
5 3 (2.94%) FISMA
6 1 (0.98%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (41.18%) Cisco
2 38 (37.25%) Juniper
2 38 (37.25%) CheckPoint
3 34 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 31 (30.39%) IronPort
4 31 (30.39%) Blue Coat
4 31 (30.39%) Tufin
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle
6 4 (3.92%) Apple
6 4 (3.92%) F5
7 3 (2.94%) HP
7 3 (2.94%) Citrix
8 2 (1.96%) McAfee
8 2 (1.96%) Brocade
9 1 (0.98%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (0.98%) SAP
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