The median annual salary for a Senior Security Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 784 834 883
Rank change year-on-year +50 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 50 108 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.063% 0.11% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.12% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 39 95 35
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Consultant in England

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Consultant in England

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Consultant in England

Senior Security Consultant
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
London +66 31 £70,000 +3.70% 5
South East +48 11 £67,500 +12.50% 1
South West +20 7 £55,000 -15.38%
Senior Security Consultant
UK

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region featuring Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 52 (50.49%) CISSP
2 43 (41.75%) Information Security
3 41 (39.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (32.04%) Finance
5 31 (30.10%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (27.18%) Risk Management
7 26 (25.24%) Degree
8 25 (24.27%) Network Security
9 23 (22.33%) CISA
9 23 (22.33%) Windows
10 22 (21.36%) Security Architecture
11 19 (18.45%) CISM
11 19 (18.45%) Risk Assessment
12 18 (17.48%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
12 18 (17.48%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (15.53%) Cisco
14 15 (14.56%) C
14 15 (14.56%) IIS
14 15 (14.56%) ITIL
14 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
14 15 (14.56%) IISP
15 13 (12.62%) IT Governance
15 13 (12.62%) Presales
15 13 (12.62%) Java
15 13 (12.62%) Unix
15 13 (12.62%) CCIE
16 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
16 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
16 12 (11.65%) Vulnerability Assessment

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (14.56%) IIS
2 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.91%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.27%) Network Security
2 9 (8.74%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (8.74%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco ISE
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (5.83%) Wireless
4 3 (2.91%) NetScreen
5 2 (1.94%) BGP
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.94%) Frame Relay
5 2 (1.94%) HSRP
5 2 (1.94%) MPLS
5 2 (1.94%) OSPF
5 2 (1.94%) PPP
5 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) VLAN
5 2 (1.94%) VPN
5 2 (1.94%) VRRP
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.97%) Burp Suite
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Advertising
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.83%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.91%) Middleware
2 3 (2.91%) RESTful
3 2 (1.94%) .NET
3 2 (1.94%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (8.74%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.85%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.91%) PKI
5 2 (1.94%) CESG
5 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Unix
3 9 (8.74%) VxWorks
4 3 (2.91%) Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Information Security
2 31 (30.10%) Cybersecurity
3 28 (27.18%) Risk Management
4 22 (21.36%) Security Architecture
5 19 (18.45%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (17.48%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (14.56%) ITIL
8 13 (12.62%) IT Governance
8 13 (12.62%) Presales
9 12 (11.65%) Identity Access Management
9 12 (11.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 10 (9.71%) Information Assurance
10 10 (9.71%) People Management
10 10 (9.71%) Project Management
10 10 (9.71%) SIEM
11 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (8.74%) Ethical Hacking
11 9 (8.74%) Information Security Governance
11 9 (8.74%) Source Code Analysis
12 8 (7.77%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) C
2 13 (12.62%) Java
3 10 (9.71%) C++
3 10 (9.71%) Python
4 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.97%) PHP
6 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (50.49%) CISSP
2 26 (25.24%) Degree
3 23 (22.33%) CISA
4 19 (18.45%) CISM
5 18 (17.48%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
6 15 (14.56%) IISP
7 13 (12.62%) CCIE
8 11 (10.68%) CLAS
9 10 (9.71%) CEH
10 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared
11 8 (7.77%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (5.83%) CCSE
12 6 (5.83%) CIMA
13 5 (4.85%) CSSLP
13 5 (4.85%) GIAC
13 5 (4.85%) JNCIE
14 4 (3.88%) PCI QSA
15 3 (2.91%) ISSAP
15 3 (2.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (39.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (14.56%) PCI DSS
3 9 (8.74%) COBIT
4 6 (5.83%) GDPR
5 5 (4.85%) ISO22301
6 4 (3.88%) ISO27002
6 4 (3.88%) ISO27005
6 4 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.97%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Nessus
1 7 (6.80%) Nmap
2 4 (3.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (1.94%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.94%) QRadar
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.97%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) Cisco
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.68%) Juniper
4 10 (9.71%) CheckPoint
5 9 (8.74%) Palo Alto
6 6 (5.83%) Blue Coat
6 6 (5.83%) Fortinet
6 6 (5.83%) IronPort
6 6 (5.83%) Tufin
7 5 (4.85%) ArcSight
7 5 (4.85%) Arista
7 5 (4.85%) IBM
7 5 (4.85%) Meraki
7 5 (4.85%) Splunk
8 4 (3.88%) CyberArk
9 3 (2.91%) EMC
10 2 (1.94%) CA
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix
10 2 (1.94%) Huawei
10 2 (1.94%) Oracle
London
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 3 days ago
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City, London
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Posted: 4 days ago
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