The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 303 305 313
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.087% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.093% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £57,500 £68,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Information Security Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Business Development
2 11 (68.75%) Time Management
2 11 (68.75%) Cyber Security
3 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) CISSP
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) CRISC
6 1 (6.25%) ISMS
6 1 (6.25%) RMADS
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) Law
6 1 (6.25%) Firewall
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (6.25%) Firewall
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (68.75%) Business Development
2 11 (68.75%) Time Management
2 11 (68.75%) Cyber Security
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) ISMS
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CISM
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001