The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
South East / Hampshire
Rank 163 186 183
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.18% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £39,250 £47,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £65,750
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2870 3312 3720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.86% 97.58% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2952 3143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Southampton +17 3 £67,500 -3.57%
Portsmouth - 1 £52,500 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hampshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) CCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (41.67%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) Tufin
3 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (33.33%) IronPort
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 4 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) CLAS
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIE
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco ISE
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Presales
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCSE
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISA
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
3 4 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) CLAS
4 3 (25.00%) CSSLP
4 3 (25.00%) JNCIE
5 2 (16.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (8.33%) CEH
6 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (8.33%) CRISC
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO27002
2 1 (8.33%) ISO27005
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Fortinet
2 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 4 (33.33%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) IronPort
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 4 (33.33%) Tufin
3 1 (8.33%) FireEye
3 1 (8.33%) MobileIron