The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 126 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Median salary £62,500 £36,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Information Security Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2260 1835 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.48% 98.13% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1494 1598
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
3 19 (67.86%) SC Cleared
3 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
4 12 (42.86%) Identity Management
4 12 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 12 (42.86%) Fraud Detection
5 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) CISA
6 9 (32.14%) CISM
6 9 (32.14%) CISSP
7 8 (28.57%) PKI
7 8 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
7 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
7 8 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 4 (14.29%) Banking
8 4 (14.29%) Retail
8 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 4 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) IIS

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) PKI
1 8 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Information Security
2 26 (92.86%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 12 (42.86%) Fraud Detection
3 12 (42.86%) Identity Management
4 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
5 8 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 8 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) SC Cleared
1 19 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) CISA
2 9 (32.14%) CISM
2 9 (32.14%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft