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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 259 285 292
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 58 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 19
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%
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
9750 10469 10312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.27% 92.66% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8310 8802 9165
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £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%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 35 (36.08%) Information Security
2 31 (31.96%) Cisco
3 30 (30.93%) CISSP
3 30 (30.93%) Finance
3 30 (30.93%) Cyber Security
4 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (24.74%) Management Information System
6 22 (22.68%) Blue Coat
7 21 (21.65%) Juniper
7 21 (21.65%) CheckPoint
7 21 (21.65%) Network Security
7 21 (21.65%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (20.62%) Cisco PIX
9 16 (16.49%) Service Delivery
10 15 (15.46%) NetScreen
10 15 (15.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 15 (15.46%) Cisco ISE
11 14 (14.43%) Fortinet
11 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (14.43%) CCIE
11 14 (14.43%) CCNP
12 13 (13.40%) Security Management
12 13 (13.40%) Firewall
13 12 (12.37%) Risk Management
13 12 (12.37%) CCSE
13 12 (12.37%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (12.37%) IronPort
14 11 (11.34%) Tufin
14 11 (11.34%) Business Development
15 10 (10.31%) CISM

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (1.03%) IIS
1 1 (1.03%) Apache
1 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Office
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) Network Security
1 21 (21.65%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (20.62%) Cisco PIX
3 15 (15.46%) Cisco ISE
3 15 (15.46%) NetScreen
4 13 (13.40%) Firewall
5 6 (6.19%) WAN
5 6 (6.19%) VPN
5 6 (6.19%) OSPF
5 6 (6.19%) BGP
6 5 (5.15%) IPsec
7 4 (4.12%) DNS
7 4 (4.12%) LAN
7 4 (4.12%) SMS
8 3 (3.09%) Wireless
8 3 (3.09%) MPLS
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) Hudson
1 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Marketing
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Law
5 3 (3.09%) German Language
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) SAML
2 2 (2.06%) Middleware
2 2 (2.06%) OAuth
2 2 (2.06%) REST
3 1 (1.03%) OpenID
3 1 (1.03%) Ajax
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) SOAP
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.09%) PKI
4 1 (1.03%) CCTV
4 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.03%) Blog
4 1 (1.03%) Java Card
4 1 (1.03%) Open Source
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
2 4 (4.12%) UNIX
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) Information Security
2 30 (30.93%) Cyber Security
3 16 (16.49%) Service Delivery
4 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (13.40%) Security Management
6 12 (12.37%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.37%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (11.34%) Business Development
8 9 (9.28%) Time Management
9 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.25%) Security Architecture
9 8 (8.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) Change Management
11 5 (5.15%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.12%) Network Design
12 4 (4.12%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.12%) DRM
12 4 (4.12%) Identity Management
12 4 (4.12%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) Java
2 5 (5.15%) C
3 3 (3.09%) SQL
3 3 (3.09%) C++
4 2 (2.06%) C#
4 2 (2.06%) Perl
4 2 (2.06%) PHP
4 2 (2.06%) Python
5 1 (1.03%) Tcl
5 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
5 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.03%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) CISSP
2 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (14.43%) CCIE
3 14 (14.43%) CCNP
4 12 (12.37%) CCSE
5 10 (10.31%) CISM
6 9 (9.28%) Degree
7 6 (6.19%) JNCIP
8 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
8 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.15%) JNCIS
9 4 (4.12%) CISA
10 3 (3.09%) CCDP
11 2 (2.06%) GIAC
11 2 (2.06%) CCSA
11 2 (2.06%) GCIH
11 2 (2.06%) GCFA
11 2 (2.06%) CCNA
11 2 (2.06%) CCSP
12 1 (1.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.03%) GxP
4 1 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) NFS
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.03%) SELinux
2 1 (1.03%) Nmap
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Cisco
2 22 (22.68%) Blue Coat
3 21 (21.65%) CheckPoint
3 21 (21.65%) Juniper
4 14 (14.43%) Fortinet
5 12 (12.37%) IronPort
6 11 (11.34%) Tufin
7 5 (5.15%) F5
7 5 (5.15%) Qualys
7 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.15%) Symantec
7 5 (5.15%) McAfee
8 4 (4.12%) Apple
9 3 (3.09%) HP
10 2 (2.06%) Oracle
10 2 (2.06%) VMware
10 2 (2.06%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.03%) Trustwave
11 1 (1.03%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.03%) Barracuda Networks
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago