Security Consultant Skills for your CV in the Security & Safety Industry

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Security Consultant Skills List in the Security & Safety Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Security Consultant role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Security Consultant job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 37% of Security Consultant job descriptions contained information security as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

information security
37%
dv
27%
sc
22%
security
22%
security cleared
22%
cissp
22%
consultants
22%
penetration testing
22%
technology
22%
cyber
22%
defence
22%
mod
22%
architect
16%
aws
16%
azure
16%
national operations
11%
security policy
11%
strategy
11%
togaf
11%
corporate security
11%
cloud security
11%
man management
11%
iso procedures
6%
technical skills
6%
risk management
6%
security consultant
6%
compliance
6%
consultant
6%
risk
6%
integration
6%
information architecture
6%
operations management
6%
network security
6%
data privacy
6%
access control
6%
cctv
6%
door entry
6%
security solutions
6%

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