The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Security Consultant
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 82 74
Rank change year-on-year +26 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.57% 0.14% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.14% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £60,000 - £52,500
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 Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 708 694
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 98.85% 98.33% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 326 467 641
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Guildford

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Guildford region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) NHS
3 4 (57.14%) Physics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) PKI
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) SABSA
3 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (57.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture

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

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) NHS
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) TOGAF
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
3 4 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 4 (57.14%) Physics
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) SABSA
3 4 (57.14%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CREST Certified
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
1 1 (14.29%) Huawei
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago