The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 311 322 328
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.025% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.027% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £52,750 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £54,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
IT 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
10361 11315 11705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.36% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8883 9838 10748
Average salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT 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 IT Security Consultant across the City of London region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) CISSP
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) SABSA
5 2 (25.00%) GIAC
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CESG
6 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) SABSA
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CISA
4 1 (12.50%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) QA
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