The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 87 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.70% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.67% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.90% -4.54%
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
936 902 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.07% 94.15% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 757 789 763
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Wiltshire region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Swindon +3 6 £46,000 +2.22%
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (70.00%) Information Security
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 11 (55.00%) CISSP
4 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (20.00%) IIS
8 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (20.00%) Splunk
9 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (15.00%) ArcSight
9 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
9 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
9 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
9 3 (15.00%) Coaching
9 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Service Management
9 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Law
10 2 (10.00%) Finance

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 11 (55.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (15.00%) ArcSight