The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 218 218 224
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.092% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.098% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
Information Security Consultant
South East

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
5141 5115 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 93.94% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 3761 4032
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Information Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (78.57%) CISSP
3 10 (71.43%) CISM
4 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) Information Assurance
5 8 (57.14%) RMADS
5 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
6 6 (42.86%) Network Design
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) CISA
6 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
7 5 (35.71%) SIEM
7 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
8 4 (28.57%) CRISC
8 4 (28.57%) PCI QSA
8 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 4 (28.57%) Banking
8 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
8 4 (28.57%) Security Management
8 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
9 3 (21.43%) Retail
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
9 3 (21.43%) Games

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Information Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) RMADS
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (57.14%) Information Assurance
3 6 (42.86%) Security Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Network Design
4 5 (35.71%) SIEM
4 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 4 (28.57%) Security Management
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CISSP
2 10 (71.43%) CISM
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) CISA
6 4 (28.57%) CRISC
6 4 (28.57%) PCI QSA
7 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.14%) MCSE
7 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Juniper
1 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
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