The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Security Consultant
Rank 875 882 886
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Consultant 17 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.013% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.013% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 1
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £57,502 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +43.75%

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
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%

Technical Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Security Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Security Consultant within the UK.

Technical Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Security Consultant over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Technical Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +14 17 £60,000 +16.50% 1
London +47 11 £60,000 +54.83% 1
South East -7 5 £55,003 -2.21%
Berkshire +3 3 £60,000 +50.94%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,003 -
City of London - 1 £62,500 -
South West - 1 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £62,500 -

Technical Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Security Consultant in their job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Juniper
2 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 11 (36.67%) Information Security
3 11 (36.67%) Fortinet
4 9 (30.00%) CISSP
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (26.67%) GIAC
6 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
6 7 (23.33%) IronPort
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (23.33%) Tufin
6 7 (23.33%) NetScreen
6 7 (23.33%) SIEM
6 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
7 6 (20.00%) CCIE
7 6 (20.00%) Time Management
7 6 (20.00%) Business Development
7 6 (20.00%) CCSE
7 6 (20.00%) JNCIS
8 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
10 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (10.00%) Telecoms

Technical Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (23.33%) NetScreen
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
4 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) CESG
2 2 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Information Security
2 7 (23.33%) SIEM
2 7 (23.33%) Cyber Security
3 6 (20.00%) Business Development
3 6 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) SABSA
7 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.33%) OWASP
7 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Security Management
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) GIAC
3 6 (20.00%) CCSE
3 6 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 6 (20.00%) CCIE
4 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) CISM
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) SSCP
6 1 (3.33%) CHFI
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Juniper
2 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) Fortinet
4 7 (23.33%) IronPort
4 7 (23.33%) Tufin
4 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk
6 2 (6.67%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.33%) Trustwave
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
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