Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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 > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 225 255
Rank change year-on-year +7 +30 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 46 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 7
Hampshire median annual salary £65,000 £41,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.58% -31.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £50,000 £30,000 £41,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,750 £70,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6,394 5,728 6,690
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 96.95% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5,283 4,965 5,900
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,420 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

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

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 15 £60,000 - 4
Winchester - 7 £58,500 -
Fleet - 5 £75,000 - 1
Southampton -15 3 £75,000 +150.00%
Security Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
5 17 (36.96%) Firewall
6 16 (34.78%) Information Security
7 15 (32.61%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (30.43%) Windows
9 13 (28.26%) CISM
10 12 (26.09%) CISSP
11 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
11 11 (23.91%) Network Security
12 10 (21.74%) Cisco
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (19.57%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) SaaS
13 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.39%) Palo Alto
14 8 (17.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 8 (17.39%) F5
14 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
14 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
14 8 (17.39%) Juniper
14 8 (17.39%) CCSP
14 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
14 8 (17.39%) Security Operations
14 8 (17.39%) GDPR
15 7 (15.22%) Strategic Thinking
15 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
15 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (19.57%) SaaS
2 7 (15.22%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) Firewall
2 11 (23.91%) Network Security
3 5 (10.87%) IP Telephony
3 5 (10.87%) LAN
3 5 (10.87%) Wireless
3 5 (10.87%) WLAN
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) sqlmap
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) NHS
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) CESG
4 3 (6.52%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (34.78%) Information Security
3 8 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.39%) Security Operations
4 7 (15.22%) Information Assurance
4 7 (15.22%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (15.22%) SABSA
4 7 (15.22%) Strategic Thinking
5 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 5 (10.87%) Logistics
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) SIEM
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) Line Management
8 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.52%) Presales
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (32.61%) CESG Certified Professional
4 13 (28.26%) CISM
5 12 (26.09%) CISSP
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (17.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 8 (17.39%) CCSP
8 5 (10.87%) JNCIE
8 5 (10.87%) JNCIP
8 5 (10.87%) JNCIS
9 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
10 3 (6.52%) CISA
10 3 (6.52%) CLAS
11 2 (4.35%) CEH
11 2 (4.35%) Degree
11 2 (4.35%) OSCE
11 2 (4.35%) OSCP
12 1 (2.17%) CHECK Team Leader
12 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (23.91%) PCI DSS
3 8 (17.39%) GDPR
4 3 (6.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (4.35%) JSP 440
5 2 (4.35%) RMADS
6 1 (2.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
6 1 (2.17%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.35%) Nessus
2 2 (4.35%) Nmap
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco
2 8 (17.39%) F5
2 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
2 8 (17.39%) Juniper
2 8 (17.39%) Palo Alto
3 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.17%) FireEye
5 1 (2.17%) ForeScout
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Tufin