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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 179 206 205
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 55 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 11
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £26,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £72,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -
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
5861 5674 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.97% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4654 4275
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +6 31 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Warwickshire +14 11 £45,000 -8.16% 2
Solihull - 7 £65,000 -
Coventry - 2 £51,000 - 2
Shropshire -11 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 88 (74.58%) Cybersecurity
2 64 (54.24%) Security Architecture
3 61 (51.69%) SC Cleared
3 61 (51.69%) Security Cleared
4 54 (45.76%) Information Security
5 48 (40.68%) CISSP
6 41 (34.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 32 (27.12%) PKI
8 31 (26.27%) Identity Management
8 31 (26.27%) Fraud Detection
8 31 (26.27%) Data Protection
9 29 (24.58%) Security Operations
10 28 (23.73%) Finance
11 27 (22.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 27 (22.88%) Security Operations Centre
11 27 (22.88%) Threat Analysis
11 27 (22.88%) SIEM
12 26 (22.03%) PCI DSS
13 18 (15.25%) CISM
13 18 (15.25%) ITIL
13 18 (15.25%) ISO22301
14 15 (12.71%) Degree
14 15 (12.71%) CISA
15 14 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
15 14 (11.86%) Supplier Management
15 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
15 14 (11.86%) ISO27005
15 14 (11.86%) ISO27002
16 13 (11.02%) Presales
17 9 (7.63%) C

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 (1.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Firewall
2 6 (5.08%) LAN
2 6 (5.08%) WAN
3 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Burp Suite
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.12%) PKI
2 27 (22.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.78%) Cryptography
4 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (2.54%) iPad
7 2 (1.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.85%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.85%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (74.58%) Cybersecurity
2 64 (54.24%) Security Architecture
3 54 (45.76%) Information Security
4 31 (26.27%) Data Protection
4 31 (26.27%) Fraud Detection
4 31 (26.27%) Identity Management
5 29 (24.58%) Security Operations
6 27 (22.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 27 (22.88%) SIEM
6 27 (22.88%) Threat Analysis
7 18 (15.25%) ITIL
8 14 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (11.86%) ITIL V3
8 14 (11.86%) Supplier Management
9 13 (11.02%) Presales
10 7 (5.93%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (5.93%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.24%) Malware Analysis
12 4 (3.39%) Data Loss Prevention
12 4 (3.39%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) C
2 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (51.69%) SC Cleared
1 61 (51.69%) Security Cleared
2 48 (40.68%) CISSP
3 18 (15.25%) CISM
4 15 (12.71%) CISA
4 15 (12.71%) Degree
5 8 (6.78%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (6.78%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.08%) CREST Certified
6 6 (5.08%) PCI QSA
7 4 (3.39%) CRISC
8 3 (2.54%) CCNA
8 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.69%) CCSA
9 2 (1.69%) CISMP
9 2 (1.69%) CLAS
9 2 (1.69%) OSCE
9 2 (1.69%) OSCP
9 2 (1.69%) SANS
10 1 (0.85%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (34.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (22.03%) PCI DSS
3 18 (15.25%) ISO22301
4 14 (11.86%) ISO27002
4 14 (11.86%) ISO27005
5 5 (4.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (3.39%) ISO 9001
7 3 (2.54%) PA-DSS
8 2 (1.69%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (5.93%) ArcSight
2 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
2 5 (4.24%) Cisco
3 4 (3.39%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.69%) Forcepoint
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.85%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £100,000 and generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £90,000+ excellent package!
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago