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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 790 850 919
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 141 115 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 104 74 40
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £85,250
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 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 24 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
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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 +75 120 £65,000 -1.88% 9
London +33 48 £65,000 -5.45% 5
South East +26 17 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Scotland +11 14 £60,000 +42.85% 3
West Midlands +7 13 £65,000 +32.65% 1
Berkshire +2 12 £77,500 +14.81% 1
North West +28 10 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Manchester +2 10 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Reading +13 9 £80,000 +18.51% 1
South West +27 8 £65,000 +56.62%
Yorkshire - 8 £65,000 - 1
Solihull - 7 £65,000 -
Leeds - 7 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
Wiltshire +20 6 £65,000 +56.62%
Aberdeen +8 6 - - 1
Swindon - 6 £65,000 -
City of London +67 5 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Warwickshire +10 5 £50,000 +2.04%
Renfrewshire - 4 £60,000 -
Paisley - 4 £60,000 -
Glasgow -18 3 £47,500 +13.09%
Oxfordshire -21 3 £72,500 +34.25%
East of England +34 2 £75,000 +42.85%
Leamington Spa - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £75,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £75,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £52,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £75,000 -

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 134 (46.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 128 (44.29%) CISSP
3 119 (41.18%) Degree
4 107 (37.02%) PCI DSS
4 107 (37.02%) Information Security
5 105 (36.33%) Security Architecture
6 93 (32.18%) SIEM
7 78 (26.99%) Cybersecurity
8 69 (23.88%) Network Security
9 68 (23.53%) ITIL
10 67 (23.18%) Security Operations
11 63 (21.80%) Security Cleared
12 62 (21.45%) Finance
13 60 (20.76%) Risk Management
14 59 (20.42%) CISM
15 57 (19.72%) ArcSight
16 50 (17.30%) ISO22301
16 50 (17.30%) Security Operations Centre
17 43 (14.88%) SC Cleared
17 43 (14.88%) Penetration Testing
18 42 (14.53%) ISO27002
18 42 (14.53%) ISO27005
19 41 (14.19%) Enterprise Architecture
19 41 (14.19%) Supplier Management
19 41 (14.19%) ITIL V3
20 38 (13.15%) CLAS
20 38 (13.15%) Data Protection
20 38 (13.15%) Ethical Hacking
21 35 (12.11%) Vulnerability Management
22 33 (11.42%) Firewall

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 30 (10.38%) IIS
2 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) SAP GRC
1 3 (1.04%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (23.88%) Network Security
2 33 (11.42%) Firewall
3 15 (5.19%) Internet
3 15 (5.19%) WAN
4 14 (4.84%) Wireless
5 12 (4.15%) LAN
6 11 (3.81%) VPN
7 9 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (2.42%) MPLS
9 6 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (2.08%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (2.08%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (1.38%) TCP/IP
12 3 (1.04%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.04%) RTP
12 3 (1.04%) VLAN
12 3 (1.04%) Wireless Security
13 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.69%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.77%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.04%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.04%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.69%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.35%) GIS
4 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.69%) AppScan
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) Paros
General
1 62 (21.45%) Finance
2 8 (2.77%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.08%) Legal
4 5 (1.73%) Banking
5 3 (1.04%) Publishing
6 2 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) French Language
7 1 (0.35%) Law
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.65%) .NET
2 2 (0.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.69%) XMPP
3 1 (0.35%) REST
3 1 (0.35%) SOAP
3 1 (0.35%) VXML
3 1 (0.35%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 32 (11.07%) Data Centre
3 25 (8.65%) PKI
4 24 (8.30%) CESG
5 21 (7.27%) CESG CLAS
5 21 (7.27%) Management Information System
6 17 (5.88%) Blog
7 15 (5.19%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.15%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (2.42%) Mainframe
10 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.38%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.04%) RSA SecurID
13 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.35%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.00%) Windows
2 15 (5.19%) Unix
3 4 (1.38%) VxWorks
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.35%) CentOS
5 1 (0.35%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (37.02%) Information Security
2 105 (36.33%) Security Architecture
3 93 (32.18%) SIEM
4 78 (26.99%) Cybersecurity
5 68 (23.53%) ITIL
6 67 (23.18%) Security Operations
7 60 (20.76%) Risk Management
8 43 (14.88%) Penetration Testing
9 41 (14.19%) Enterprise Architecture
9 41 (14.19%) ITIL V3
9 41 (14.19%) Supplier Management
10 38 (13.15%) Data Protection
10 38 (13.15%) Ethical Hacking
11 35 (12.11%) Vulnerability Management
12 30 (10.38%) Identity Management
13 28 (9.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 27 (9.34%) Presales
14 27 (9.34%) Threat Analysis
15 26 (9.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 26 (9.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.42%) Java
2 32 (11.07%) C++
3 28 (9.69%) PHP
4 25 (8.65%) C#
4 25 (8.65%) VB.NET
5 20 (6.92%) Objective-C
6 14 (4.84%) C
7 10 (3.46%) Python
8 5 (1.73%) Perl
9 3 (1.04%) Ruby
10 2 (0.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (44.29%) CISSP
2 119 (41.18%) Degree
3 63 (21.80%) Security Cleared
4 59 (20.42%) CISM
5 43 (14.88%) SC Cleared
6 38 (13.15%) CLAS
7 30 (10.38%) CREST Certified
7 30 (10.38%) IISP
8 27 (9.34%) CESG Certified Professional
9 24 (8.30%) CEH
10 23 (7.96%) CHFI
11 22 (7.61%) ECSA
12 21 (7.27%) CISA
13 17 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (5.88%) PCI QSA
14 13 (4.50%) CHECK Team Leader
15 12 (4.15%) CCSP
15 12 (4.15%) Cyber Scheme
15 12 (4.15%) Tigerscheme
16 8 (2.77%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (46.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (37.02%) PCI DSS
3 50 (17.30%) ISO22301
4 42 (14.53%) ISO27002
4 42 (14.53%) ISO27005
5 20 (6.92%) QA
6 12 (4.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (2.77%) BS25999
8 7 (2.42%) COBIT
9 4 (1.38%) RMADS
10 3 (1.04%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.73%) Nessus
1 5 (1.73%) Nmap
2 2 (0.69%) HP Fortify
2 2 (0.69%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.35%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.35%) QRadar
3 1 (0.35%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 57 (19.72%) ArcSight
2 29 (10.03%) Cisco
3 28 (9.69%) Splunk
4 26 (9.00%) CheckPoint
5 23 (7.96%) F5
6 20 (6.92%) Juniper
7 15 (5.19%) Palo Alto
8 12 (4.15%) Blue Coat
9 11 (3.81%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.42%) Microsoft
11 6 (2.08%) Qualys
12 5 (1.73%) Riverbed
13 3 (1.04%) AlgoSec
13 3 (1.04%) Aruba
13 3 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
13 3 (1.04%) Forcepoint
13 3 (1.04%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.04%) SAP
14 2 (0.69%) Aerohive Networks
14 2 (0.69%) Ipanema Technologies
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Posted: 2 days ago
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