The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 187 206 171
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.13% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.13% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 27
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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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
Birmingham +12 14 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Coventry +1 1 £40,000 - 1
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (47.22%) Information Security
2 11 (30.56%) Business Development
3 10 (27.78%) Cyber Security
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) Advertising
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) Network Security
5 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.56%) Snort
7 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Squid
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.56%) Publishing
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Websense
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) CCIE
7 2 (5.56%) CCNP
7 2 (5.56%) CCNA

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) DWDM
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
General
1 5 (13.89%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) SAML
1 1 (2.78%) OAuth
1 1 (2.78%) XACML
1 1 (2.78%) SPML
1 1 (2.78%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.78%) CESG
1 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
1 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Information Security
2 11 (30.56%) Business Development
3 10 (27.78%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) ISMS
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Security
5 1 (2.78%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.78%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCIE
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) PCI QSA
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Snort
1 2 (5.56%) Squid
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco
2 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
2 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.56%) Websense
2 2 (5.56%) Juniper
2 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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