The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Security Consultant
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 92 119
Rank change year-on-year -31 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 9 45 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 2.42% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.50% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 45 11
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1780 1801 1893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.11% 96.67% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1577 1591
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Bristol

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Bristol

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Bristol over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 12 (80.00%) CISM
2 12 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 12 (80.00%) Information Security
3 11 (73.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (53.33%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (46.67%) Business Development
6 7 (46.67%) C
7 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
8 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
9 3 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) CISA
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (13.33%) Security Management
10 2 (13.33%) Project Management
10 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
10 2 (13.33%) ISMS
10 2 (13.33%) RMADS
10 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 2 (13.33%) CESG
11 1 (6.67%) SANS
11 1 (6.67%) Remediation Plan

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
2 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Information Security
1 12 (80.00%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (53.33%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (46.67%) Business Development
5 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (26.67%) Information Assurance
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
8 2 (13.33%) ISMS
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Security Management
9 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
9 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (6.67%) MODAF
9 1 (6.67%) QMS
9 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 12 (80.00%) CISM
3 11 (73.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) CISA
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) CEH
7 1 (6.67%) CRISC
7 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) GIAC
7 1 (6.67%) IISP
7 1 (6.67%) SANS
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
2 2 (13.33%) RMADS
3 1 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) HMG Infosec
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago