Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Security Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Security Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 525 571 623
Rank change year-on-year +46 +52 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 30 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.048% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.050% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 26
South East median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +28.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £56,950 £54,250 £48,125
90th Percentile £69,500 £76,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +1.92% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29734 34034 41244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24799 28533 34421
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Senior Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Consultant in the South East

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Consultant in the South East

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Consultant in the South East

Senior Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Thames Valley +33 16 £58,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire +45 11 £58,000 -22.67% 1
West Sussex - 10 £60,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 - -
Hampshire - 1 £70,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Senior Security Consultant
England

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Security Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) VPN
4 13 (43.33%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) CISSP
5 11 (36.67%) CISM
5 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (36.67%) Presales
6 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (26.67%) SSL
8 8 (26.67%) Legal
8 8 (26.67%) IPsec
8 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 8 (26.67%) Nessus
8 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (26.67%) Nmap
8 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
8 8 (26.67%) PCI DSS

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) VPN
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (26.67%) DMVPN
3 8 (26.67%) FWSM
3 8 (26.67%) IPsec
3 8 (26.67%) SSL
4 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.67%) BGP
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
5 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (6.67%) HTTP
6 2 (6.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.33%) LAN
7 1 (3.33%) WAN
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Digital Economy
2 8 (26.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Information Security
2 15 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
4 11 (36.67%) Presales
5 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 10 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 9 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
7 8 (26.67%) Regulatory Compliance
7 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (26.67%) SIEM
7 8 (26.67%) Threat Modelling
7 8 (26.67%) Use Case
7 8 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (23.33%) Change Management
9 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.00%) Time Management
10 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (16.67%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) CISM
2 11 (36.67%) CISSP
3 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (10.00%) CISA
6 2 (6.67%) CCA
6 2 (6.67%) CCAA
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.33%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (16.67%) PMO
3 1 (3.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Nessus
1 8 (26.67%) Nmap
2 5 (16.67%) Nagios
2 5 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
3 8 (26.67%) NetWitness
3 8 (26.67%) Qualys
3 8 (26.67%) Splunk
4 7 (23.33%) Juniper
5 6 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (10.00%) F5
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
8 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint