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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 219 279 303
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 39 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 14
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,750 £45,450
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £82,500 £78,450
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
6343 9933 9935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.43% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5706 8620 8472
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 41 (74.55%) Information Security
2 27 (49.09%) CISSP
3 26 (47.27%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (40.00%) Degree
5 21 (38.18%) CISM
6 16 (29.09%) Finance
6 16 (29.09%) Mathematics
6 16 (29.09%) Network Security
6 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
7 14 (25.45%) Information Security Management
7 14 (25.45%) Security Management
8 13 (23.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
9 12 (21.82%) Data Protection
10 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 10 (18.18%) Presales
11 9 (16.36%) Palo Alto
11 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
11 9 (16.36%) CISA
11 9 (16.36%) Juniper
12 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
12 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
13 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
13 7 (12.73%) CRISC
14 6 (10.91%) Aerospace
14 6 (10.91%) CESG Certified Professional
15 5 (9.09%) Firewall
15 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
15 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (9.09%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Network Security
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (7.27%) BGP
3 4 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (7.27%) Multicast
3 4 (7.27%) OSPF
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) LDAP
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Mathematics
2 10 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (5.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (5.45%) Physics
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.82%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.82%) Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Equities
6 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Information Security
2 26 (47.27%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (25.45%) Information Security Management
3 14 (25.45%) Security Management
4 12 (21.82%) Data Protection
5 10 (18.18%) Presales
6 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.73%) Security Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) SIEM
9 4 (7.27%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.27%) Identity Management
9 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.27%) Protective Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) Java
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (49.09%) CISSP
2 22 (40.00%) Degree
3 21 (38.18%) CISM
4 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
5 13 (23.64%) SC Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) CISA
7 8 (14.55%) DV Cleared
8 7 (12.73%) CRISC
9 6 (10.91%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (9.09%) CCIE
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (7.27%) CLAS
11 4 (7.27%) GIAC
11 4 (7.27%) SANS
12 2 (3.64%) CHECK Team Leader
12 2 (3.64%) CREST Certified
13 1 (1.82%) CCNA
13 1 (1.82%) CCNP
13 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
13 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.64%) QA
4 1 (1.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Juniper
1 9 (16.36%) Palo Alto
2 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco
2 5 (9.09%) F5
3 4 (7.27%) AlgoSec
3 4 (7.27%) ArcSight
3 4 (7.27%) Aruba
3 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
3 4 (7.27%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (7.27%) Qualys
3 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.82%) Calypso
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Fidessa
4 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.82%) Murex
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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