Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 170 163
Rank change year-on-year +36 -7 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 36 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.29% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 9
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -7.77% -20.77%
10th Percentile £28,750 £43,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £56,000
South East median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.09% +4.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2702 3071 2920
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.81% 96.72% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2316 2574 2403
Oxfordshire median annual salary £44,266 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Oxfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Oxfordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Oxfordshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford +14 20 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Security Consultant
South East

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

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 Oxfordshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 33 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (88.89%) Degree
3 29 (80.56%) Security Cleared
4 25 (69.44%) SC Cleared
4 25 (69.44%) Computer Science
5 20 (55.56%) Information Security
6 19 (52.78%) Cyber Essentials
7 18 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (50.00%) Network Security
8 16 (44.44%) Web Services
9 15 (41.67%) Driving Licence
10 14 (38.89%) Social Engineering
10 14 (38.89%) Security Testing
10 14 (38.89%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (36.11%) Nessus
11 13 (36.11%) CISSP
11 13 (36.11%) Metasploit
11 13 (36.11%) CHECK Team Member
11 13 (36.11%) CLAS
12 12 (33.33%) CREST Certified
12 12 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 12 (33.33%) SaaS
12 12 (33.33%) Mobile App
12 12 (33.33%) OSCP
12 12 (33.33%) Presales
12 12 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
12 12 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
12 12 (33.33%) OWASP
12 12 (33.33%) CEH
12 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) BGP
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.78%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (69.44%) Computer Science
2 15 (41.67%) Driving Licence
3 12 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (22.22%) Life Science
5 6 (16.67%) Cybercrime
6 4 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 4 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (55.56%) Information Security
3 14 (38.89%) Ethical Hacking
3 14 (38.89%) Security Testing
3 14 (38.89%) Social Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) OWASP
4 12 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (33.33%) Presales
5 10 (27.78%) Mentoring
6 8 (22.22%) Business Development
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 6 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 4 (11.11%) Service Design
8 4 (11.11%) Source Code Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
1 4 (11.11%) C++
1 4 (11.11%) Java
1 4 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (88.89%) Degree
2 29 (80.56%) Security Cleared
3 25 (69.44%) SC Cleared
4 13 (36.11%) CHECK Team Member
4 13 (36.11%) CISSP
4 13 (36.11%) CLAS
5 12 (33.33%) CEH
5 12 (33.33%) CREST Certified
5 12 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
5 12 (33.33%) OSCP
5 12 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
6 6 (16.67%) GCFA
6 6 (16.67%) GCFE
6 6 (16.67%) GCIH
6 6 (16.67%) GREM
6 6 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
7 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) Cyber Essentials
2 18 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 4 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) Nessus
2 4 (11.11%) Nagios
2 4 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Juniper
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
1 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 3 (8.33%) Huawei
3 1 (2.78%) Codenomicon
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 10% bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago