Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £45,250 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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

Security Consultant
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 122 136
Rank change year-on-year -25 +14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.14% 0.054% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.056% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 21
Glasgow median annual salary £45,250 - £56,500
10th Percentile £40,825 - £53,250
90th Percentile £50,675 - £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -9.09% -15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2,115 1,790 2,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.55% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,069 1,659
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,275 £28,750 £28,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +2.41%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Glasgow

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Glasgow

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) CASP
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

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

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CASP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+