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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 259 311 312
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.067% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.071% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £87,500 £57,500 £68,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -16.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £66,000 £75,900
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (36.36%) CLAS
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 3 (27.27%) CISM
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Middleware
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (36.36%) CLAS
4 3 (27.27%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) QA
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago