Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 229 272
Rank change year-on-year -3 +43 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 35 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.69% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 36
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £47,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.34% -21.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £50,000 £30,000 £40,750
90th Percentile £68,125 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.48% -8.70% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6040 6502 8284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.48% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4940 5529 7190
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Surrey

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Surrey

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Consultant in Surrey

Security Consultant
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 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
Staines +22 23 £57,500 -32.35% 1
Guildford -5 9 £60,000 +100.00%
Godalming - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £28,500 -
Security Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (91.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (88.57%) CISSP
3 27 (77.14%) Risk Management
4 24 (68.57%) CISM
5 23 (65.71%) Information Security
6 21 (60.00%) Finance
7 20 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (51.43%) CRAMM
8 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 16 (45.71%) ITIL
10 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
11 11 (31.43%) OWASP
11 11 (31.43%) Degree
11 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (25.71%) CREST Certified
12 9 (25.71%) CESG Certified Professional
12 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
12 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
12 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
13 8 (22.86%) SIEM
14 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 7 (20.00%) Information Assurance
14 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
14 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
14 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
14 7 (20.00%) PKI
14 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) NHS
2 7 (20.00%) PKI
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Risk Management
2 23 (65.71%) Information Security
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
4 18 (51.43%) CRAMM
5 16 (45.71%) ITIL
6 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
7 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (31.43%) OWASP
8 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
8 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
9 8 (22.86%) SIEM
10 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Cryptography
10 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (20.00%) Identity Management
10 7 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 7 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) CISSP
2 24 (68.57%) CISM
3 11 (31.43%) Degree
4 9 (25.71%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (25.71%) CREST Certified
5 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (91.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (51.43%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 7 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
1 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
1 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
1 1 (2.86%) HP
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft