Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 23 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 68 100
Rank change year-on-year -15 +32 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.69% 1.21% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.21% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Guildford median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -57.14% +33.33%
10th Percentile £57,500 £28,875 £48,500
90th Percentile £65,375 £54,750 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% +3.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 875 660 1,153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.65% 99.55% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 778 622 1,012
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Guildford over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 14 (93.33%) NHS
3 12 (80.00%) CISM
3 12 (80.00%) CISSP
4 11 (73.33%) Firewall
5 10 (66.67%) VPN
5 10 (66.67%) SSL
5 10 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (66.67%) IPsec
5 10 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 10 (66.67%) GDPR
5 10 (66.67%) Data Protection
5 10 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (60.00%) SIEM
6 9 (60.00%) ITIL
7 7 (46.67%) CISA
8 6 (40.00%) Windows
8 6 (40.00%) Cisco
8 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
9 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (33.33%) Information Assurance
9 5 (33.33%) Security Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) IPsec
2 10 (66.67%) SSL
2 10 (66.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) NHS
2 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) PKI
4 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
2 10 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 10 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 10 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) SIEM
4 6 (40.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 5 (33.33%) Information Assurance
5 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (33.33%) SABSA
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISM
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) CISA
3 5 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (66.67%) GDPR
3 5 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (26.67%) COBIT
4 4 (26.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds