The median annual salary for a Network Security Consultant was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 139 149
Rank change year-on-year +33 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.36% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.38% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £72,500 £63,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.72% +15.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1198 1823 2224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.32% 93.68% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1473 1524
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Consultant in Reading

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Network Security Consultant in Reading

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Network 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 Reading region featuring Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire