Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 246 272
Rank change year-on-year +10 +26 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.41% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 10
Hampshire median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +11.36% -
10th Percentile £52,125 £39,500 £49,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £79,750 £92,500
South East median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.48% -8.70% +4.55%

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 6197 6686 6932
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 97.08% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5358 5737 5831
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 - 3 £50,000 -
Winchester - 3 £65,000 - 1
Aldershot +14 1 - -
Portsmouth -14 1 £50,000 -16.67%
Security Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 22 (84.62%) Information Security
2 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (73.08%) CISSP
3 19 (73.08%) CISM
4 16 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (57.69%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (42.31%) SIEM
7 11 (42.31%) Firewall
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
8 10 (38.46%) Finance
9 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
9 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
9 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
10 8 (30.77%) Windows
10 8 (30.77%) Linux
10 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
11 7 (26.92%) Apple
11 7 (26.92%) DRM
11 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
11 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server

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 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (26.92%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (19.23%) CESG
3 5 (19.23%) Cybercrime
4 3 (11.54%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Information Security
2 16 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (57.69%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (42.31%) SIEM
6 10 (38.46%) Data Protection
6 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) Risk Management
8 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (26.92%) DRM
9 7 (26.92%) Security Operations
9 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (19.23%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (19.23%) Cyber Intelligence
10 5 (19.23%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (19.23%) ISMS
10 5 (19.23%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CISM
1 19 (73.08%) CISSP
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) CISA
4 4 (15.38%) CRISC
5 3 (11.54%) CCSP
5 3 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CLAS
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (7.69%) CEH
6 2 (7.69%) CGEIT
6 2 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (7.69%) CREST Certified
6 2 (7.69%) GCFE
6 2 (7.69%) GCIA
6 2 (7.69%) GCIH
6 2 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (11.54%) ISO 22301
4 3 (11.54%) ISO 31000
5 2 (7.69%) GDPR
5 2 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (7.69%) NIST 800
6 1 (3.85%) HIPAA
6 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (3.85%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec