The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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 East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 98 136
Rank change year-on-year -15 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.27% 0.69% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.71% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +25.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,600 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -19.23% +30.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1436 1414 2316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.16% 97.65% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1184 1849
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -14 3 £57,500 -8.00%
Aylesbury - 1 £45,000 -
Security Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (20.00%) IISP
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CEH
2 1 (20.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Scheme
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) IISP
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec