Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Security Consultant
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - +103 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.61% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 - £57,500
10th Percentile £36,250 - £53,750
90th Percentile £38,750 - £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -23.92% +6.25% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1130 1166 1158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.18% 98.15% 99.40%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1017 1009
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Staffordshire

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Staffordshire

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £37,500 -
Security Consultant
West Midlands

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Staffordshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
1 7 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 7 (100.00%) Threat Detection

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Metasploit
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Threat Detection
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Sourcefire