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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 309 325 317
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.009% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.009% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Average salary £55,750 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 - £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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%

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 24 December 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 (58.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) McAfee
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 4 (33.33%) Qualys
3 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) GIAC
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) SABSA
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (8.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (16.67%) SABSA
5 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) GIAC
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec
1 4 (33.33%) McAfee
1 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 4 (33.33%) Qualys