The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 182 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 21 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.57% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.59% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 8
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,250 £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%

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
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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 Security Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +4 14 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £57,500 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (52.94%) CISSP
2 16 (47.06%) Information Security
2 16 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (29.41%) CISM
4 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (23.53%) Finance
6 7 (20.59%) SIEM
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) ISMS
7 6 (17.65%) Firewall
7 6 (17.65%) Security Management
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco
7 6 (17.65%) Presales
7 6 (17.65%) CLAS
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
8 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
8 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
9 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (11.76%) CCNA
9 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.76%) CREST Certified
9 4 (11.76%) Internal Audit
9 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
10 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
10 3 (8.82%) IBM

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (8.82%) Network Security
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) TACACS
4 1 (2.94%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) OAuth
1 1 (2.94%) OpenID
1 1 (2.94%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Blog
3 2 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (47.06%) Information Security
2 7 (20.59%) SIEM
3 6 (17.65%) ISMS
3 6 (17.65%) Presales
3 6 (17.65%) Security Management
4 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
5 4 (11.76%) Internal Audit
5 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Network Design
7 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) OSINT
8 1 (2.94%) Records Management
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) CISSP
2 10 (29.41%) CISM
3 6 (17.65%) CLAS
3 6 (17.65%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) CREST Certified
5 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) CEH
6 3 (8.82%) CIMA
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.82%) PCI QSA
7 2 (5.88%) CCSA
7 2 (5.88%) CCSE
7 2 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (5.88%) CISA
7 2 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) GPG13
3 1 (2.94%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) QRadar
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco
2 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) FireEye
6 1 (2.94%) AlgoSec
6 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.94%) Aruba
6 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.94%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.94%) MapR
6 1 (2.94%) Rapid7
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk
6 1 (2.94%) Tufin
6 1 (2.94%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago