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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 54 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.26% 1.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.38%
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
369 337 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.36% 95.74% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 320 286 203
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) CISMP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001