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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Consultant
UK
Rank 802 861 921
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 61 92 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.091% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.095% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 41 77 29
Median salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,850 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £56,252
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 19 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 27 February 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 +63 54 £57,500 -14.81% 6
London +47 31 £57,500 -23.33% 4
South East +48 11 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South West +24 8 £24,000 -63.07%
Oxfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Bristol +2 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Somerset - 4 £24,000 -
Bath - 4 £24,000 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
Wales - 3 - - 1
West Wales - 3 - - 1
Swansea - 3 - - 1
Reading +29 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +17 2 £75,000 +25.00% 1
North West -6 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Manchester -29 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Guernsey - 1 £65,000 -
Jersey - 1 £65,000 -
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 63 (52.94%) CISSP
2 55 (46.22%) Information Security
3 52 (43.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (33.61%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (31.93%) Degree
6 33 (27.73%) Risk Management
6 33 (27.73%) Finance
7 32 (26.89%) Network Security
8 30 (25.21%) Security Architecture
9 27 (22.69%) CISA
10 26 (21.85%) IIS
10 26 (21.85%) IISP
11 25 (21.01%) CISM
12 24 (20.17%) PCI DSS
13 21 (17.65%) Windows
14 20 (16.81%) Risk Assessment
15 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
16 18 (15.13%) Penetration Testing
17 17 (14.29%) Management Information System
18 14 (11.76%) C
18 14 (11.76%) Unix
18 14 (11.76%) Cisco
18 14 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
18 14 (11.76%) People Management
18 14 (11.76%) Compliance Management
18 14 (11.76%) Risk and Compliance Management
19 13 (10.92%) Splunk
19 13 (10.92%) Java
19 13 (10.92%) ITIL
19 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification

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 26 (21.85%) IIS
2 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.89%) Network Security
2 10 (8.40%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (8.40%) Firewall
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.52%) NetScreen
6 3 (2.52%) Wireless
7 2 (1.68%) BGP
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.68%) Frame Relay
7 2 (1.68%) HTTP
7 2 (1.68%) Internet
7 2 (1.68%) MPLS
7 2 (1.68%) OSPF
7 2 (1.68%) PPP
7 2 (1.68%) SSL
7 2 (1.68%) VLAN
7 2 (1.68%) VPN
7 2 (1.68%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.68%) Burp Suite
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Advertising
4 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.20%) CESG
6 3 (2.52%) PKI
7 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.68%) iPhone
7 2 (1.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.68%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.84%) Blog
8 1 (0.84%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.65%) Windows
2 14 (11.76%) Unix
3 8 (6.72%) VxWorks
4 6 (5.04%) Linux
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Information Security
2 40 (33.61%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (27.73%) Risk Management
4 30 (25.21%) Security Architecture
5 20 (16.81%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (15.13%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (11.76%) Compliance Management
7 14 (11.76%) People Management
7 14 (11.76%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 14 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (10.92%) ITIL
9 12 (10.08%) Performance Management
9 12 (10.08%) Portfolio Management
9 12 (10.08%) Presales
9 12 (10.08%) Security Monitoring
9 12 (10.08%) Security Operations
10 11 (9.24%) IT Governance
10 11 (9.24%) SIEM
10 11 (9.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (7.56%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.76%) C
2 13 (10.92%) Java
3 10 (8.40%) C++
3 10 (8.40%) Python
4 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.68%) C#
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (52.94%) CISSP
2 38 (31.93%) Degree
3 27 (22.69%) CISA
4 26 (21.85%) IISP
5 25 (21.01%) CISM
6 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
7 13 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (10.08%) CLAS
9 11 (9.24%) CCIE
9 11 (9.24%) CEH
10 8 (6.72%) CESG Certified Professional
10 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
11 6 (5.04%) CCSE
11 6 (5.04%) CIMA
12 5 (4.20%) CSSLP
12 5 (4.20%) JNCIE
13 4 (3.36%) PCI QSA
14 3 (2.52%) CCNP
14 3 (2.52%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (43.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (20.17%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.88%) COBIT
4 6 (5.04%) ISO22301
5 5 (4.20%) GDPR
6 4 (3.36%) ISO27002
6 4 (3.36%) ISO27005
6 4 (3.36%) RMADS
6 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.68%) BS25999
8 1 (0.84%) PMO
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) Nessus
1 8 (6.72%) Nmap
2 4 (3.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (1.68%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.68%) QRadar
4 1 (0.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.84%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 14 (11.76%) Cisco
2 13 (10.92%) Splunk
3 12 (10.08%) ArcSight
3 12 (10.08%) CheckPoint
4 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.56%) Blue Coat
5 9 (7.56%) Juniper
6 8 (6.72%) Palo Alto
7 7 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 6 (5.04%) IronPort
8 6 (5.04%) Tufin
9 5 (4.20%) F5
9 5 (4.20%) IBM
10 4 (3.36%) CyberArk
11 3 (2.52%) EMC
12 2 (1.68%) CA
12 2 (1.68%) Citrix
12 2 (1.68%) Dell
12 2 (1.68%) Meraki
12 2 (1.68%) Oracle
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PMI, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £80k basic + excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago