Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Consultant was £58,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Security Consultant
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 294 319
Rank change year-on-year +50 +25 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 12 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.093% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.097% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 14
Berkshire median annual salary £58,000 £75,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.67% +22.45% +22.50%
10th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £73,375
South East median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year -17.24% +28.89% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6015 8216 10616
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.63% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4820 6441 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Senior Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Security Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Security Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 10 £58,000 -22.67%
Senior Security Consultant
South East

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Presales
2 10 (83.33%) Security Architecture
2 10 (83.33%) CISM
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) CISSP
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) SSL
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) IPsec
3 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 9 (75.00%) Legal
3 9 (75.00%) Information Security
3 9 (75.00%) Nessus
3 9 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (75.00%) Nmap
3 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Use Case
3 9 (75.00%) Qualys
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (75.00%) Splunk
3 9 (75.00%) SIEM
3 9 (75.00%) FWSM

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (75.00%) DMVPN
2 9 (75.00%) FWSM
2 9 (75.00%) IPsec
2 9 (75.00%) SSL
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (75.00%) Digital Economy
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
1 9 (75.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Presales
2 10 (83.33%) Security Architecture
3 9 (75.00%) Information Security
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (75.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (75.00%) SIEM
3 9 (75.00%) Threat Modelling
3 9 (75.00%) Use Case
3 9 (75.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CISM
1 10 (83.33%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) CCAA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Nessus
1 9 (75.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) NetWitness
1 9 (75.00%) Qualys
1 9 (75.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet