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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 281 294 302
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 37 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.28% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 26
Average salary £61,500 £59,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% -3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,250 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.93%
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
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 51 (57.95%) Information Security
2 31 (35.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (34.09%) CISSP
4 24 (27.27%) Cyber Security
5 21 (23.86%) SIEM
5 21 (23.86%) Finance
5 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
6 20 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 20 (22.73%) Degree
7 17 (19.32%) PCI DSS
8 15 (17.05%) CISM
9 13 (14.77%) SAML
9 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (13.64%) Java
10 12 (13.64%) Security Management
10 12 (13.64%) Information Security Management
10 12 (13.64%) Firewall
10 12 (13.64%) ISMS
10 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
11 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (11.36%) DRM
12 10 (11.36%) Project Management
12 10 (11.36%) Line Management
12 10 (11.36%) Security Architecture
12 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
13 9 (10.23%) Cisco
13 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
14 8 (9.09%) C

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) Firewall
2 7 (7.95%) Network Security
3 6 (6.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) JIRA
1 6 (6.82%) CruiseControl
1 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
1 6 (6.82%) Eclipse
1 6 (6.82%) Bugzilla
1 6 (6.82%) Hudson
1 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Law
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (2.27%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) SAML
2 6 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (2.27%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.14%) REST
4 1 (1.14%) OpenID
4 1 (1.14%) WSDL
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.55%) SCADA
5 3 (3.41%) CESG
6 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) RMADS
7 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.14%) Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
4 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) Information Security
2 24 (27.27%) Cyber Security
3 21 (23.86%) SIEM
3 21 (23.86%) Risk Management
4 12 (13.64%) Security Management
4 12 (13.64%) Information Security Management
4 12 (13.64%) ISMS
4 12 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 10 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (11.36%) DRM
5 10 (11.36%) Project Management
5 10 (11.36%) Line Management
5 10 (11.36%) Security Architecture
5 10 (11.36%) Business Continuity Management
6 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.95%) Business Development
7 7 (7.95%) Security Testing
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL
8 6 (6.82%) OWASP
9 5 (5.68%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) Java
2 8 (9.09%) C
3 6 (6.82%) C#
3 6 (6.82%) C++
3 6 (6.82%) PHP
3 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (34.09%) CISSP
2 20 (22.73%) Degree
3 15 (17.05%) CISM
4 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.82%) CCIE
6 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.55%) CCNP
7 4 (4.55%) CISA
8 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.41%) GIAC
9 2 (2.27%) CEH
9 2 (2.27%) CCSE
9 2 (2.27%) CRISC
10 1 (1.14%) CCNA
10 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (35.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (19.32%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.55%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Cisco
2 6 (6.82%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.41%) Splunk
5 3 (3.41%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.27%) Dell
6 2 (2.27%) McAfee
7 1 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (1.14%) Remedy
7 1 (1.14%) Juniper
7 1 (1.14%) BMC
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