The median annual salary for a Security Technical Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Technical Consultant
UK
Rank 841 934 902
Rank change year-on-year +93 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Technical Consultant 23 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.015% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.015% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 24
Median salary £70,000 £62,500 £59,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +5.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £63,750 £62,500 £55,003
% change year-on-year +2.00% +13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Security Technical Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Technical Consultant in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Security Technical Consultant in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Technical Consultant over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Technical Consultant in the UK

Security Technical Consultant
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Technical Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +92 18 £52,500 -16.00% 1
London +83 11 £70,000 +7.69%
Edinburgh - 5 £70,000 -
Scotland - 5 £70,000 -
South East +64 2 £35,000 -44.00%
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £55,000 -
Southwark - 2 £27,500 -
East of England +28 1 £45,000 -40.00%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £45,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £52,500 -
Warwick - 1 £57,500 -
Leeds - 1 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -

Security Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Security Technical 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 featuring Security Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) Presales
2 14 (40.00%) Network Security
2 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (28.57%) Big Data
3 10 (28.57%) Splunk
3 10 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
3 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 7 (20.00%) CCIE
5 7 (20.00%) CISSP
6 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 6 (17.14%) Information Security
7 5 (14.29%) CCNA
7 5 (14.29%) SIEM
7 5 (14.29%) CCSE
7 5 (14.29%) Marketing
8 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.43%) VPN
8 4 (11.43%) Java
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
9 3 (8.57%) .NET
9 3 (8.57%) CCNP
9 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.57%) F5

Security Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Network Security
2 9 (25.71%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.43%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (5.71%) FTP
5 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) NetScreen
5 2 (5.71%) SMTP
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Big Data
1 10 (28.57%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Presales
2 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security
4 5 (14.29%) SIEM
5 3 (8.57%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (8.57%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Business Development
6 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Network Management
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.86%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCIE
2 7 (20.00%) CISSP
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) CCSE
4 3 (8.57%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) CISA
5 2 (5.71%) CSSLP
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIE
5 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CEH
6 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.71%) ISO27002
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Splunk
2 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) F5
3 3 (8.57%) IronPort
3 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Trend Micro
4 2 (5.71%) Tufin
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
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