The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 47 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.72% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.54% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £62,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
Information Security Consultant
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 186 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.47% 97.38% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 235 166 282
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Information Security Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) SABSA
3 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 5 (62.50%) CEH
3 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
3 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
3 5 (62.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Business Development
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) SABSA
2 5 (62.50%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) CEH
3 5 (62.50%) ISSAP
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001