Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 114 123
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 14 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.89% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Oxford median annual salary £28,750 £72,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.34% +34.26% -1.82%
10th Percentile £26,875 £66,250 £47,050
90th Percentile £42,125 £78,750 £56,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £72,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -51.72% +34.26% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1519 1432 1592
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.95% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1252 1283
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 6 months to 19 November 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 19 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 Oxford region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
6 6 (42.86%) Life Science
7 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 5 (35.71%) Time Management
7 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
7 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (35.71%) Malware Analysis
7 5 (35.71%) Cybercrime
7 5 (35.71%) GREM
7 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
7 5 (35.71%) Presales
7 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (35.71%) GCIH
7 5 (35.71%) GCFA
7 5 (35.71%) ITIL

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 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Life Science
3 5 (35.71%) Cybercrime
3 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Creative Thinking
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (35.71%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
2 5 (35.71%) Security Operations
2 5 (35.71%) Service Design
2 5 (35.71%) Task Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Web Filtering
3 4 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Social Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) OWASP
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (35.71%) GCFA
3 5 (35.71%) GCFE
3 5 (35.71%) GCIH
3 5 (35.71%) GREM
4 3 (21.43%) CEH
4 3 (21.43%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (21.43%) CREST Certified
4 3 (21.43%) Cyber Scheme
4 3 (21.43%) DBS Check
4 3 (21.43%) OSCP
4 3 (21.43%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PMO
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (21.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Nagios
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Juniper
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
1 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds