Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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

Security Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 160 128
Rank change year-on-year -24 -32 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 29 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.77% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.79% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 65
Birmingham median annual salary - £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £58,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.15% -2.08% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3,650 3,676 4,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.09% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,659 2,923 3,295
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.23% +1.25%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Birmingham

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 4 (66.67%) SCSM
2 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
2 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) BitLocker
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (66.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) NIST 800
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) BitLocker
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) AirWatch
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (66.67%) SCDPM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 4 (66.67%) SCSM
1 4 (66.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Citrix
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) MobileIron
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
2 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
2 1 (16.67%) SAP