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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Security Consultant
Rank 902 907 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Security Consultant 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,500 -
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 5 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 4 September 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
(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 +9 2 £47,500 -14.02% 1
London -2 1 - -
Reading - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
South East - 1 £47,500 - 1

Technical Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) IronPort
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) NetScreen
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
4 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Tufin
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Degree

Technical Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) NetScreen
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) SSCP
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) CEH
2 1 (11.11%) CHFI
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) IronPort
3 3 (33.33%) Tufin
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Websense
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