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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 822 890 928
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 54 65 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.061% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.063% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 53
Median salary £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £76,750
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.56%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 20 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 9 December 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 +61 52 £62,500 -7.40% 2
London +58 26 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Manchester -14 12 £65,000 -7.14%
North West -24 12 £65,000 -7.14%
South East +72 5 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Leeds +26 4 £61,250 +22.50%
West Yorkshire +26 4 £61,250 +22.50%
Yorkshire +21 4 £61,250 +22.50%
East of England +21 3 £47,500 -
Watford - 3 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland +25 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Edinburgh +16 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Hayes - 2 £52,500 -
Berkshire +39 1 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Reading +35 1 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Hampshire +10 1 - -
West Midlands -6 1 £67,500 -
Birmingham -8 1 £67,500 -

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 89 (48.90%) CISSP
2 83 (45.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (42.31%) Degree
4 72 (39.56%) Information Security
5 67 (36.81%) PCI DSS
6 59 (32.42%) Network Security
7 58 (31.87%) Security Architecture
8 53 (29.12%) Cybersecurity
9 49 (26.92%) CISM
10 43 (23.63%) Finance
11 41 (22.53%) Risk Management
12 35 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
12 35 (19.23%) Security Operations
13 34 (18.68%) IISP
13 34 (18.68%) Penetration Testing
13 34 (18.68%) IIS
14 32 (17.58%) CISA
15 29 (15.93%) Security Operations Centre
16 28 (15.38%) Windows
16 28 (15.38%) SIEM
17 26 (14.29%) ArcSight
18 25 (13.74%) Compliance Management
19 24 (13.19%) Risk and Compliance Management
19 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
19 24 (13.19%) Presales
19 24 (13.19%) ITIL
19 24 (13.19%) Java
20 23 (12.64%) Splunk
20 23 (12.64%) Portfolio Management
20 23 (12.64%) Performance Management

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 34 (18.68%) IIS
2 3 (1.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (32.42%) Network Security
2 21 (11.54%) Firewall
3 17 (9.34%) Internet
4 5 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.75%) VPN
5 4 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.20%) LAN
5 4 (2.20%) MPLS
5 4 (2.20%) WAN
6 3 (1.65%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (1.65%) Wireless
7 2 (1.10%) BGP
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.10%) Frame Relay
7 2 (1.10%) OSPF
7 2 (1.10%) PPP
7 2 (1.10%) VLAN
7 2 (1.10%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.55%) Burp Suite
General
1 43 (23.63%) Finance
2 6 (3.30%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.65%) Legal
3 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) .NET
2 4 (2.20%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.65%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.55%) OAuth
4 1 (0.55%) OpenID
4 1 (0.55%) REST
4 1 (0.55%) SAML
4 1 (0.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.93%) Security Operations Centre
2 24 (13.19%) Data Centre
3 17 (9.34%) Management Information System
4 11 (6.04%) Blog
5 10 (5.49%) CESG
6 9 (4.95%) Mainframe
7 8 (4.40%) Cyber Attack
8 7 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
8 7 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.85%) PKI
9 6 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.10%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.10%) NHS
10 2 (1.10%) Replication
10 2 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.55%) iPhone
11 1 (0.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.38%) Windows
2 21 (11.54%) Unix
3 6 (3.30%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (39.56%) Information Security
2 58 (31.87%) Security Architecture
3 53 (29.12%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (22.53%) Risk Management
5 35 (19.23%) Security Operations
5 35 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
6 34 (18.68%) Penetration Testing
7 28 (15.38%) SIEM
8 25 (13.74%) Compliance Management
9 24 (13.19%) ITIL
9 24 (13.19%) Presales
9 24 (13.19%) Risk and Compliance Management
10 23 (12.64%) Performance Management
10 23 (12.64%) Portfolio Management
11 21 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
12 17 (9.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (8.24%) Data Protection
13 15 (8.24%) Identity Access Management
14 12 (6.59%) Information Assurance
14 12 (6.59%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.19%) Java
2 22 (12.09%) C++
3 17 (9.34%) C
4 16 (8.79%) C#
4 16 (8.79%) PHP
4 16 (8.79%) VB.NET
5 8 (4.40%) Python
6 5 (2.75%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 89 (48.90%) CISSP
2 77 (42.31%) Degree
3 49 (26.92%) CISM
4 34 (18.68%) IISP
5 32 (17.58%) CISA
6 23 (12.64%) CLAS
7 22 (12.09%) Security Cleared
8 16 (8.79%) CREST Certified
9 14 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
9 14 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 11 (6.04%) CEH
10 11 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (4.95%) PCI QSA
12 7 (3.85%) CHECK Team Member
13 6 (3.30%) CIMA
13 6 (3.30%) DV Cleared
14 5 (2.75%) CCIE
14 5 (2.75%) CCSE
15 4 (2.20%) CCNP
15 4 (2.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (45.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (36.81%) PCI DSS
3 16 (8.79%) ISO22301
4 15 (8.24%) ISO27002
5 12 (6.59%) COBIT
5 12 (6.59%) ISO27005
6 8 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (2.75%) QA
8 4 (2.20%) BS25999
9 3 (1.65%) RMADS
10 2 (1.10%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) Nessus
1 6 (3.30%) Nmap
2 2 (1.10%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.55%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 26 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 23 (12.64%) Splunk
3 18 (9.89%) CheckPoint
4 13 (7.14%) Cisco
5 12 (6.59%) Juniper
6 11 (6.04%) Blue Coat
6 11 (6.04%) F5
6 11 (6.04%) Fortinet
6 11 (6.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (5.49%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.65%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (1.65%) EMC
9 2 (1.10%) CA
9 2 (1.10%) Citrix
9 2 (1.10%) Dell
9 2 (1.10%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.10%) IBM
9 2 (1.10%) IronPort
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle
9 2 (1.10%) SunGard
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, PMI, Flexible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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