The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 855 814 795
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 50 65 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.060% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.063% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 90
Average salary £60,000 £64,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 22 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 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -43 50 £60,000 -6.97% 3
London -65 15 £77,500 +10.71% 2
South East -5 12 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Berkshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Newbury - 8 - -
South West - 8 £66,250 -
East of England - 5 £50,000 -
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
Bristol - 4 £77,500 -
North West -9 3 £77,500 +40.90%
Manchester - 3 £77,500 -
City of London - 3 - - 1
Basildon - 2 £68,750 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £54,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £54,000 -
Reading - 2 £48,750 -
Hampshire +4 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
Swindon - 1 £47,500 -
Poole - 1 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 58 (61.70%) Information Security
2 36 (38.30%) CISSP
3 31 (32.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (29.79%) Business Development
5 26 (27.66%) CISM
6 24 (25.53%) Cyber Security
7 21 (22.34%) PCI DSS
8 18 (19.15%) Windows
9 15 (15.96%) Firewall
9 15 (15.96%) Finance
10 14 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (13.83%) PCI QSA
11 13 (13.83%) Juniper
12 12 (12.77%) Websense
12 12 (12.77%) Network Security
12 12 (12.77%) Database Security
13 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.70%) Project Management
13 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
13 11 (11.70%) CheckPoint
13 11 (11.70%) Linux
14 10 (10.64%) ITIL
14 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
14 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
15 9 (9.57%) CISA
15 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
15 9 (9.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 8 (8.51%) Cisco
16 8 (8.51%) SQL
16 8 (8.51%) Degree

Senior Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (6.38%) IIS
1 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.96%) Firewall
2 12 (12.77%) Network Security
3 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.38%) VPN
4 6 (6.38%) IPv6
4 6 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (5.32%) LAN
5 5 (5.32%) WAN
5 5 (5.32%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (4.26%) MPLS
6 4 (4.26%) OSPF
6 4 (4.26%) BGP
7 3 (3.19%) Internet
7 3 (3.19%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (2.13%) IPsec
8 2 (2.13%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.13%) SAN
8 2 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) QADirector
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Publishing
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) SAML
1 4 (4.26%) OAuth
1 4 (4.26%) OpenID
2 3 (3.19%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.13%) .NET
3 2 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) PKI
2 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) Information Security
2 28 (29.79%) Business Development
3 24 (25.53%) Cyber Security
4 14 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (12.77%) Database Security
6 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.70%) Project Management
7 10 (10.64%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.64%) ITIL
7 10 (10.64%) Security Architecture
8 8 (8.51%) SIEM
9 6 (6.38%) Practice Management
10 5 (5.32%) SAP Security
11 4 (4.26%) Low Latency
11 4 (4.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (4.26%) Analytics
12 3 (3.19%) Security Management
12 3 (3.19%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) Java
2 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.06%) Perl
3 1 (1.06%) ABAP
3 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (38.30%) CISSP
2 26 (27.66%) CISM
3 13 (13.83%) PCI QSA
4 9 (9.57%) CISA
5 8 (8.51%) Degree
6 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.26%) CCIE
9 4 (4.26%) CCNP
9 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.13%) CCSE
10 2 (2.13%) CEH
10 2 (2.13%) CCSA
10 2 (2.13%) CSSLP
11 1 (1.06%) GCIA
11 1 (1.06%) GCIH
11 1 (1.06%) CCNA
11 1 (1.06%) SAP Certification
11 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (32.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (22.34%) PCI DSS
3 9 (9.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (8.51%) COBIT
5 3 (3.19%) BS25999
6 2 (2.13%) QA
7 1 (1.06%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (6.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Juniper
2 12 (12.77%) Websense
3 11 (11.70%) CheckPoint
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.38%) Sourcefire
6 6 (6.38%) F5
7 5 (5.32%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.32%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.32%) HP
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle
7 5 (5.32%) SAP
8 3 (3.19%) Unisys
8 3 (3.19%) Software AG
8 3 (3.19%) EMC
8 3 (3.19%) Symantec
8 3 (3.19%) CA
8 3 (3.19%) Sophos
8 3 (3.19%) Trend Micro
8 3 (3.19%) ArcSight
UK
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SITA (UK) LTD
Salary: £40,000 per annum plus 10% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago