The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Security Consultant
Rank 904 939 972
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Consultant 11 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.016% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 5
Median salary £46,000 £58,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,250 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £60,000 £55,500
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +8.10%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Security Consultant in the job title.

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 August 2016 within the UK.

Technical Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Security Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +47 8 £46,250 -20.25% 1
South East +14 8 £46,250 -22.91%
Berkshire +17 6 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £72,500 -
Kent - 2 £42,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £42,500 -

Technical Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Technical 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 Technical Security Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (57.58%) SIEM
2 17 (51.52%) Information Security
3 15 (45.45%) Windows
3 15 (45.45%) Linux
3 15 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (36.36%) SANS
6 10 (30.30%) Presales
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 9 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Firewall
8 8 (24.24%) CISSP
8 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
9 7 (21.21%) OSCP
9 7 (21.21%) Secure Coding
9 7 (21.21%) CREST Certified
9 7 (21.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.21%) CEH
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 6 (18.18%) CISM
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco
10 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (18.18%) ZeroMQ
10 6 (18.18%) Big Data
10 6 (18.18%) CentOS
10 6 (18.18%) System Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Network Security
11 5 (15.15%) Analytics

Technical 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 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Big Data
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) ZeroMQ
2 4 (12.12%) Regular Expression
3 3 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.09%) PKI
1 3 (9.09%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Derivative
2 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.03%) Equities
2 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 3 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) SIEM
2 17 (51.52%) Information Security
3 15 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (30.30%) Presales
5 9 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 7 (21.21%) Secure Coding
7 6 (18.18%) System Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 5 (15.15%) Analytics
9 4 (12.12%) Data Security
9 4 (12.12%) ITIL
9 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
9 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
11 2 (6.06%) Ethical Hacking
11 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.06%) Security Operations
11 2 (6.06%) Time Management
11 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Perl
1 5 (15.15%) Python
2 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) C
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) SANS
2 8 (24.24%) CISSP
3 7 (21.21%) CEH
3 7 (21.21%) CREST Certified
3 7 (21.21%) OSCP
4 6 (18.18%) CISM
5 4 (12.12%) CISA
5 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) IISP
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) COBIT
3 2 (6.06%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Snort
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) MIIS
1 1 (3.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) ArcSight
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Intel
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.03%) Gemalto
4 1 (3.03%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk