The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 175 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.17% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 2
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3426 5079 5206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.67% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2708 4124 3749
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Newbury - 5 £60,000 -
Reading +30 1 £75,000 +50.00%
Bracknell - 1 £65,000 -
Information Security Consultant
South East

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Information 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 Berkshire region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (55.56%) CISSP
3 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
4 8 (44.44%) CISM
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) CISA
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (27.78%) ISSAP
7 5 (27.78%) MS Project
7 5 (27.78%) MS Office
7 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Legal
7 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security Management
7 5 (27.78%) Security Management
7 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
7 5 (27.78%) ISMS
7 5 (27.78%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
7 5 (27.78%) Fintech
7 5 (27.78%) ISO27002
8 4 (22.22%) iPad
8 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (11.11%) Splunk

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
1 5 (27.78%) MS Project
1 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Fintech
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Data Protection
3 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) Information Security Management
4 5 (27.78%) ISMS
4 5 (27.78%) Security Management
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.11%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
7 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) Security Auditing
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) CISM
3 7 (38.89%) CISA
4 5 (27.78%) ISSAP
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (27.78%) ISO27002
2 5 (27.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Splunk