The median annual salary for a Security Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank - 57 52
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 0 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 2.19% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.38% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Median salary - £65,000 £51,576
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 405 547 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.36% 92.09% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 338 498 453
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Swindon

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Security Consultant in Swindon

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Swindon region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (25.00%) ISO27005
3 1 (25.00%) CISMP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (25.00%) Network Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 1 (25.00%) ISO27002
2 1 (25.00%) ISO27005