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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 193 199
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 20 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
4717 5044 4838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.37% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3769 4192 4240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 0 14 £66,250 +10.41% 6
Warwickshire - 4 £51,250 -
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 24 January 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 16 (55.17%) CISSP
2 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (37.93%) Information Security
4 8 (27.59%) SIEM
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) CISM
5 7 (24.14%) Firewall
6 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 6 (20.69%) CLAS
7 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Presales
7 4 (13.79%) Security Management
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco
8 3 (10.34%) IBM
8 3 (10.34%) NHS
8 3 (10.34%) CCNP
8 3 (10.34%) CCNA
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) CIMA
8 3 (10.34%) CEH
8 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (10.34%) Palo Alto
8 3 (10.34%) LogRhythm
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.34%) Network Security

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 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) VLAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.45%) TACACS
4 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) OAuth
1 1 (3.45%) OpenID
1 1 (3.45%) SailPoint
1 1 (3.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (37.93%) Information Security
3 8 (27.59%) SIEM
4 4 (13.79%) Presales
4 4 (13.79%) Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
5 3 (10.34%) ISMS
5 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
6 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.45%) Compliance Audit
7 1 (3.45%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (3.45%) Internal Audit
7 1 (3.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) CISSP
2 7 (24.14%) CISM
3 6 (20.69%) CLAS
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 3 (10.34%) CCNP
5 3 (10.34%) CEH
5 3 (10.34%) CIMA
6 2 (6.90%) CCSA
6 2 (6.90%) CCSE
6 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
7 1 (3.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) IISP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSA
7 1 (3.45%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) GPG13
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) LogRhythm
2 3 (10.34%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.90%) FireEye
4 1 (3.45%) AlgoSec
4 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.45%) MapR
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Qualys
4 1 (3.45%) Rapid7
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Tufin
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago