The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 277 293 293
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 34 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 23
Average salary £62,500 £56,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.13% +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,250
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +0.47%
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
9602 9788 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.99% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8385 8389 9149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
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%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Security Consultant across the City of London region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (41.25%) CISSP
2 28 (35.00%) Information Security
3 20 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (23.75%) Finance
5 18 (22.50%) Cyber Security
6 16 (20.00%) Firewall
7 15 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (17.50%) CCIE
9 13 (16.25%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (16.25%) Business Development
10 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (15.00%) Network Security
10 12 (15.00%) Security Architecture
11 11 (13.75%) Time Management
11 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
12 10 (12.50%) CISM
12 10 (12.50%) Project Management
12 10 (12.50%) C
12 10 (12.50%) Degree
12 10 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
13 9 (11.25%) SAML
14 8 (10.00%) Java
14 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
15 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
15 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
15 7 (8.75%) C#
15 7 (8.75%) C++
15 7 (8.75%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) Firewall
2 12 (15.00%) Network Security
3 5 (6.25%) WAN
3 5 (6.25%) VPN
3 5 (6.25%) BGP
3 5 (6.25%) OSPF
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (5.00%) LAN
4 4 (5.00%) IPsec
5 3 (3.75%) Wireless
5 3 (3.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) MPLS
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) JIRA
1 6 (7.50%) Hudson
1 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.50%) Visual Studio
1 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.50%) CruiseControl
1 6 (7.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Law
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (2.50%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) SAML
2 3 (3.75%) REST
2 3 (3.75%) OAuth
3 2 (2.50%) OpenID
3 2 (2.50%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) WSDL
4 1 (1.25%) SOAP
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.50%) SCADA
4 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) CESG
5 1 (1.25%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.25%) CCTV
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.25%) RMADS
5 1 (1.25%) Blog
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Information Security
2 18 (22.50%) Cyber Security
3 13 (16.25%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (16.25%) Business Development
4 12 (15.00%) Security Architecture
5 11 (13.75%) Time Management
5 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.50%) Project Management
6 10 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.75%) Security Testing
9 6 (7.50%) OWASP
9 6 (7.50%) Information Assurance
9 6 (7.50%) Security Management
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
11 4 (5.00%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.50%) C
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 7 (8.75%) C#
3 7 (8.75%) C++
3 7 (8.75%) PHP
4 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) CISSP
2 15 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (17.50%) CCIE
4 10 (12.50%) CISM
4 10 (12.50%) Degree
5 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) CCNP
6 4 (5.00%) CISA
6 4 (5.00%) GIAC
7 3 (3.75%) CCDP
7 3 (3.75%) CRISC
7 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) CCNA
8 2 (2.50%) CCSP
8 2 (2.50%) GCIH
8 2 (2.50%) GCFA
8 2 (2.50%) CCSA
9 1 (1.25%) CEH
9 1 (1.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.25%) QA
3 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) NFS
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Cisco
2 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
2 7 (8.75%) Juniper
3 6 (7.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (7.50%) VMware
4 5 (6.25%) F5
5 4 (5.00%) Qualys
5 4 (5.00%) McAfee
5 4 (5.00%) Symantec
5 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.75%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.50%) Splunk
7 2 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) 3Com
8 1 (1.25%) Brocade
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) Trustwave
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 16 days ago