Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 208 216
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.35% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 30
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +29.73% +8.82%
10th Percentile £57,125 £51,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +22.28% -8.00%

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 4165 4575 5344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.00% 95.79% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3535 3793 4295
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,275 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.64% +4.18% +6.25%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Hemel Hempstead +12 14 £65,000 -13.33%
Hatfield +19 7 £70,000 - 1
Watford -11 1 £32,500 -43.48%
Security Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (81.82%) CISSP
3 17 (77.27%) ITIL
4 16 (72.73%) Presales
5 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
6 12 (54.55%) Security Operations
6 12 (54.55%) Security Management
7 11 (50.00%) Finance
7 11 (50.00%) Business Development
8 10 (45.45%) Cisco
9 9 (40.91%) SSL
9 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
9 9 (40.91%) CESG
9 9 (40.91%) Firewall
9 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
9 9 (40.91%) Information Security
9 9 (40.91%) CISA
9 9 (40.91%) CISM
9 9 (40.91%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
10 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
10 8 (36.36%) Local Government
11 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
11 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
11 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
12 6 (27.27%) Windows
13 5 (22.73%) MCSE

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 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall
1 9 (40.91%) SSL
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) iSCSI
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) VLAN
2 5 (22.73%) VoIP
2 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) CESG
2 5 (22.73%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 16 (72.73%) Presales
3 13 (59.09%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (54.55%) Security Management
4 12 (54.55%) Security Operations
5 11 (50.00%) Business Development
6 9 (40.91%) Information Security
6 9 (40.91%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
6 9 (40.91%) Security Architecture
7 8 (36.36%) ITIL V3
8 5 (22.73%) Change Management
8 5 (22.73%) Cryptography
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
8 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (22.73%) Patch Management
8 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
8 5 (22.73%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (40.91%) CESG Certified Professional
2 9 (40.91%) CISA
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CISM
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) CCAA
4 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (22.73%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (18.18%) CCDP
5 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 4 (18.18%) CCNP
5 4 (18.18%) CCSE
6 2 (9.09%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (95.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (22.73%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (22.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (18.18%) GPG13
6 3 (13.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) SonicWALL
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Computacenter
3 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.55%) Forcepoint
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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