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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 219 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +34.14%
IT Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5800 5639 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 95.82% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 4624 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the West Midlands region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Security Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Birmingham -8 7 £61,250 +8.88%
Solihull - 6 £65,000 -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT 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 across the West Midlands region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (73.08%) Security Architecture
2 19 (73.08%) SIEM
3 18 (69.23%) ITIL
4 17 (65.38%) CISSP
5 14 (53.85%) Degree
5 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
5 14 (53.85%) Supplier Management
5 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (53.85%) ISO27002
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL V3
5 14 (53.85%) ISO22301
5 14 (53.85%) ISO27005
6 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (26.92%) Information Security
8 5 (19.23%) PKI
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) LAN
9 4 (15.38%) WAN
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.69%) CESG
10 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
10 2 (7.69%) Finance

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) PKI
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Security Architecture
1 19 (73.08%) SIEM
2 18 (69.23%) ITIL
3 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL V3
3 14 (53.85%) Supplier Management
4 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
6 4 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (53.85%) ISO22301
2 14 (53.85%) ISO27002
2 14 (53.85%) ISO27005
2 14 (53.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle