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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 214 201 214
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 12 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 17
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-2.65% -1.73%
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
5285 4953 5514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.87% 97.16% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4199 4166 4866
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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 -9 9 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 27 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (45.24%) CISSP
3 18 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 17 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) Information Security
7 9 (21.43%) SIEM
7 9 (21.43%) Firewall
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) PKI
8 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
8 8 (19.05%) CLAS
9 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.29%) PCI QSA
10 6 (14.29%) Presales
11 5 (11.90%) CREST Certified
11 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
11 5 (11.90%) Palo Alto
11 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
11 5 (11.90%) Network Security
11 5 (11.90%) CISM
11 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
12 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
12 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
12 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
12 4 (9.52%) Degree
12 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared

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 (2.38%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Network Security
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (7.14%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.76%) VLAN
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
5 1 (2.38%) FTP
5 1 (2.38%) HTTP
5 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Local Government
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) PKI
2 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (7.14%) NHS
4 2 (4.76%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 13 (30.95%) Information Security
4 9 (21.43%) SIEM
5 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (14.29%) Presales
6 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.90%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (11.90%) Security Operations
8 4 (9.52%) Fraud Detection
8 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
8 4 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (9.52%) Security Auditing
8 4 (9.52%) Threat Analysis
9 3 (7.14%) Security Management
10 2 (4.76%) Information Security Management
10 2 (4.76%) ISMS
10 2 (4.76%) ITIL
10 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) CISSP
2 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) CLAS
4 6 (14.29%) PCI QSA
5 5 (11.90%) CISM
5 5 (11.90%) CREST Certified
6 4 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.14%) CCNA
7 3 (7.14%) CCSA
7 3 (7.14%) CEH
7 3 (7.14%) CIMA
7 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.76%) CCNP
8 2 (4.76%) CCSE
9 1 (2.38%) IISP
9 1 (2.38%) OSCE
9 1 (2.38%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (40.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.14%) PA-DSS
4 2 (4.76%) ISO22301
4 2 (4.76%) ISO27002
4 2 (4.76%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
1 5 (11.90%) Palo Alto
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.38%) MapR
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago