The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 25 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 153 150
Rank change year-on-year +30 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 14 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.12% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.12% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 18
Median salary £46,250 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £61,000 £43,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2087 2467 2563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.93% 95.32% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 2032 2049
Median salary £47,100 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,500
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Hemel Hempstead +9 9 £60,000 -20.00%
Hatfield - 4 - -
Watford -2 1 £32,500 -43.47%
Security Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Presales
2 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) CISSP
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (52.17%) CCNP
4 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
6 10 (43.48%) CCIE
6 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (43.48%) CCSE
7 9 (39.13%) CESG
7 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
7 9 (39.13%) Business Development
7 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
7 9 (39.13%) Security Management
7 9 (39.13%) CISA
7 9 (39.13%) CISM
7 9 (39.13%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) SSL
7 9 (39.13%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (39.13%) Security Operations
8 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
8 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (34.78%) Juniper
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) Local Government
9 7 (30.43%) Network Security
10 6 (26.09%) CCSA

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (39.13%) SSL
4 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) CESG
2 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.70%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Presales
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (39.13%) Business Development
3 9 (39.13%) ITIL
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) Security Management
3 9 (39.13%) Security Operations
4 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Service Design
7 1 (4.35%) Database Security
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Information Management
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) IT Governance
7 1 (4.35%) OWASP
7 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) CISSP
2 12 (52.17%) CCNP
2 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (43.48%) CCIE
3 10 (43.48%) CCSE
4 9 (39.13%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (39.13%) CISA
4 9 (39.13%) CISM
5 6 (26.09%) CCSA
5 6 (26.09%) JNCIA
6 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) CCDP
8 2 (8.70%) CCIP
8 2 (8.70%) CLAS
9 1 (4.35%) CEH
9 1 (4.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (17.39%) GPG13
2 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
4 4 (17.39%) Computacenter
4 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.70%) Huawei
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
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