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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Consultant
Rank 295 336 333
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.008% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £67,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) Law
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) Qualys
5 2 (16.67%) CISMP
5 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) CEH
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Identity Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) OWASP
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISMP
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CEH
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (25.00%) Juniper
1 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Qualys
2 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) IronPort
3 1 (8.33%) Trustwave