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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 179 214 207
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 66 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 64 12 8
Median salary £62,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £59,500 £73,250
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+21.35% -1.90%
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
5983 5203 5017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.38% 97.13% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4721 4354 4227
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +27 47 £62,500 +16.27% 3
Solihull - 10 £65,000 -
Warwickshire -8 5 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Shropshire - 1 £50,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 76 (73.08%) Cybersecurity
2 59 (56.73%) SC Cleared
2 59 (56.73%) Security Cleared
3 50 (48.08%) Security Architecture
4 47 (45.19%) CISSP
5 46 (44.23%) Information Security
6 33 (31.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (28.85%) Identity Management
7 30 (28.85%) Data Protection
7 30 (28.85%) Fraud Detection
8 29 (27.88%) Finance
9 26 (25.00%) PKI
9 26 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 26 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 26 (25.00%) Security Operations
9 26 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
10 24 (23.08%) CISM
11 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
12 19 (18.27%) SIEM
13 16 (15.38%) CISA
13 16 (15.38%) ITIL
14 15 (14.42%) ISO22301
15 12 (11.54%) Degree
16 11 (10.58%) ITIL V3
16 11 (10.58%) ISO27002
16 11 (10.58%) ISO27005
16 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (10.58%) Supplier Management
17 9 (8.65%) ISO 9001
18 8 (7.69%) Presales

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 2 (1.92%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) LAN
1 5 (4.81%) WAN
2 2 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (27.88%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Legal
3 5 (4.81%) Law
4 4 (3.85%) Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.00%) PKI
1 26 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (4.81%) Cryptography
2 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.96%) CCTV
5 1 (0.96%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.08%) Cybersecurity
2 50 (48.08%) Security Architecture
3 46 (44.23%) Information Security
4 30 (28.85%) Data Protection
4 30 (28.85%) Fraud Detection
4 30 (28.85%) Identity Management
5 26 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 26 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 26 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
6 19 (18.27%) SIEM
7 16 (15.38%) ITIL
8 11 (10.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (10.58%) ITIL V3
8 11 (10.58%) Supplier Management
9 8 (7.69%) Presales
10 6 (5.77%) Data Security
11 5 (4.81%) Digital Forensics
11 5 (4.81%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (4.81%) Malware Analysis
11 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.77%) C
2 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (56.73%) SC Cleared
1 59 (56.73%) Security Cleared
2 47 (45.19%) CISSP
3 24 (23.08%) CISM
4 16 (15.38%) CISA
5 12 (11.54%) Degree
6 7 (6.73%) PCI QSA
7 5 (4.81%) CESG Certified Professional
7 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.85%) CRISC
9 2 (1.92%) CCNA
9 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.92%) CISMP
9 2 (1.92%) SANS
10 1 (0.96%) CCSA
10 1 (0.96%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (0.96%) CHECK Team Member
10 1 (0.96%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.96%) OSCP
10 1 (0.96%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (31.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (22.12%) PCI DSS
3 15 (14.42%) ISO22301
4 11 (10.58%) ISO27002
4 11 (10.58%) ISO27005
5 9 (8.65%) ISO 9001
6 6 (5.77%) PA-DSS
7 3 (2.88%) COBIT
7 3 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (6.73%) ArcSight
2 5 (4.81%) Cisco
3 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.92%) Forcepoint
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (0.96%) LogRhythm
4 1 (0.96%) Palo Alto
4 1 (0.96%) Twitter
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Varied Depending on Experience
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