The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 73 66 76
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.29% 1.39% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.43% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -5.00%  
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 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 687 631 673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.28% 97.38% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 599 564 548
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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 Oxford

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

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Oxford

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 5 (83.33%) Business Development
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (50.00%) CLAS
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) SaaS
6 1 (16.67%) OSCP
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
6 1 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (16.67%) CEH
6 1 (16.67%) Nmap
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 5 (83.33%) Business Development
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) OWASP
5 1 (16.67%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Scheme
4 1 (16.67%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap