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 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 315 315 332
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 11 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.059% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.064% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 8
Average salary £57,500 £63,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +1.60%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) SAML
3 7 (30.43%) Internet
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) CISSP
3 7 (30.43%) SIEM
4 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
5 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
5 5 (21.74%) CISM
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Business Development
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 2 (8.70%) CISA
7 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Derivative
8 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Firewall
8 1 (4.35%) ITSM
8 1 (4.35%) GIAC
8 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.35%) COBIT
8 1 (4.35%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
1 7 (30.43%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (30.43%) SIEM
3 6 (26.09%) Cyber Security
4 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CISSP
2 5 (21.74%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISA
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) GIAC
4 1 (4.35%) CCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) HP
1 1 (4.35%) BMC
1 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago