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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 205 183 221
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 24 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.73% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.75% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 5
Median salary £63,750 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
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
5545 5166 5457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 96.43% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4399 4324 4566
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -40 18 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Warwickshire 0 5 £40,000 -42.85%
Coventry - 1 £51,000 -
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (67.53%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (58.44%) Security Architecture
3 37 (48.05%) CISSP
4 36 (46.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (46.75%) SC Cleared
4 36 (46.75%) Security Cleared
5 26 (33.77%) Information Security
6 21 (27.27%) PCI DSS
7 17 (22.08%) PKI
7 17 (22.08%) SIEM
8 14 (18.18%) Presales
9 13 (16.88%) Security Operations
9 13 (16.88%) ISO22301
10 11 (14.29%) Identity Management
10 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
10 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
10 11 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
10 11 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
10 11 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 10 (12.99%) Finance
11 10 (12.99%) Degree
12 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (11.69%) Supplier Management
12 9 (11.69%) Cryptography
12 9 (11.69%) Firewall
12 9 (11.69%) C
12 9 (11.69%) ITIL
12 9 (11.69%) ISO27005
12 9 (11.69%) ITIL V3
12 9 (11.69%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Firewall
2 5 (6.49%) Network Security
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
3 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) PKI
2 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (11.69%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.19%) iPad
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) NHS
6 2 (2.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (58.44%) Security Architecture
3 26 (33.77%) Information Security
4 17 (22.08%) SIEM
5 14 (18.18%) Presales
6 13 (16.88%) Security Operations
7 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 11 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
7 11 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 11 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 11 (14.29%) Threat Analysis
8 9 (11.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (11.69%) ITIL
8 9 (11.69%) ITIL V3
8 9 (11.69%) Supplier Management
9 8 (10.39%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Security Auditing
11 3 (3.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) C
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) CISSP
2 36 (46.75%) SC Cleared
2 36 (46.75%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.99%) Degree
4 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared
5 8 (10.39%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (9.09%) CLAS
6 7 (9.09%) PCI QSA
7 6 (7.79%) CREST Certified
8 5 (6.49%) CISM
9 3 (3.90%) CCNA
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.60%) CCSA
10 2 (2.60%) CEH
10 2 (2.60%) CIMA
10 2 (2.60%) CISA
10 2 (2.60%) CISMP
10 2 (2.60%) CRISC
10 2 (2.60%) OSCP
10 2 (2.60%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (46.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (27.27%) PCI DSS
3 13 (16.88%) ISO22301
4 9 (11.69%) ISO27002
4 9 (11.69%) ISO27005
5 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (3.90%) PA-DSS
7 2 (2.60%) COBIT
7 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
2 4 (5.19%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco
3 1 (1.30%) LogRhythm
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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