The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Consultant
Oxfordshire > Oxford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 18 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.54% - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 5
Oxford median annual salary £30,000 - £54,000
10th Percentile £27,500 - £43,750
90th Percentile £78,000 - £56,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £33,000 £71,250 £54,000
% change year-on-year -53.68% +31.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 685 724 782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.48% 96.66% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2804 4159 3588
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £58,400 £66,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Oxford

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Oxford

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Oxford over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxford region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (55.00%) Presales
6 9 (45.00%) Unix
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
7 8 (40.00%) Information Security
7 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (40.00%) Life Science
7 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (40.00%) Network Security
7 8 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
8 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (35.00%) Business Development
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
9 6 (30.00%) Legal
9 6 (30.00%) GCIH
9 6 (30.00%) GCFA
9 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (30.00%) Cybercrime
9 6 (30.00%) GREM
9 6 (30.00%) GCFE
10 5 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
10 5 (25.00%) Social Engineering

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) BGP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (30.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (40.00%) Life Science
3 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
4 6 (30.00%) Cybercrime
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (55.00%) Presales
3 8 (40.00%) Information Security
4 7 (35.00%) Business Development
4 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Social Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 4 (20.00%) Forensic Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 4 (20.00%) OWASP
8 3 (15.00%) Change Management
8 3 (15.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) Service Design
8 3 (15.00%) Task Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) GCFA
3 6 (30.00%) GCFE
3 6 (30.00%) GCIH
3 6 (30.00%) GREM
4 5 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (20.00%) CEH
5 4 (20.00%) CISSP
5 4 (20.00%) CLAS
5 4 (20.00%) CREST Certified
5 4 (20.00%) Cyber Scheme
5 4 (20.00%) DBS Check
5 4 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (20.00%) OSCP
5 4 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (5.00%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (15.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nessus
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Juniper
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds