The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 283 304 300
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 45 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 34
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11489 11178 12228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.20% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 9788 11147
Average salary £52,500 £53,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Security Consultant
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 61 (67.78%) Information Security
2 31 (34.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (30.00%) CISSP
4 25 (27.78%) Cyber Security
5 23 (25.56%) Finance
6 22 (24.44%) Risk Management
6 22 (24.44%) SIEM
7 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
7 19 (21.11%) CISM
8 16 (17.78%) SAML
8 16 (17.78%) Degree
9 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 13 (14.44%) Java
10 13 (14.44%) Business Continuity
11 11 (12.22%) Security Management
12 10 (11.11%) Information Security Management
12 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (11.11%) Firewall
12 10 (11.11%) DRM
12 10 (11.11%) Web Services
12 10 (11.11%) Windows
12 10 (11.11%) Internet
12 10 (11.11%) ISMS
12 10 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
13 9 (10.00%) Network Security
13 9 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
14 8 (8.89%) Banking
14 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
14 8 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (7.78%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) SAP GRC
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Firewall
1 10 (11.11%) Internet
2 9 (10.00%) Network Security
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.22%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Hudson
1 2 (2.22%) CruiseControl
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
1 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.22%) Bugzilla
1 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (25.56%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) SAML
2 10 (11.11%) Web Services
3 4 (4.44%) XACML
3 4 (4.44%) SPML
3 4 (4.44%) OpenID
3 4 (4.44%) OAuth
4 3 (3.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.33%) Derivative
2 3 (3.33%) CESG
2 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.22%) SCADA
4 1 (1.11%) Equities
4 1 (1.11%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) UNIX
4 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.78%) Information Security
2 25 (27.78%) Cyber Security
3 22 (24.44%) Risk Management
3 22 (24.44%) SIEM
4 13 (14.44%) Business Continuity
5 11 (12.22%) Security Management
6 10 (11.11%) Information Security Management
6 10 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.11%) DRM
6 10 (11.11%) ISMS
6 10 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 9 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (8.89%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (7.78%) Business Development
10 6 (6.67%) ITIL
11 5 (5.56%) SAP Security
12 4 (4.44%) Security Architecture
12 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.44%) Project Management
12 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) Java
2 3 (3.33%) C
3 2 (2.22%) C#
3 2 (2.22%) C++
3 2 (2.22%) PHP
3 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) CISSP
2 19 (21.11%) CISM
3 16 (17.78%) Degree
4 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.78%) CISA
6 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.44%) CCNP
8 3 (3.33%) CRISC
8 3 (3.33%) CEH
8 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.22%) CCSE
9 2 (2.22%) GIAC
10 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.11%) CCNA
10 1 (1.11%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.44%) QA
4 2 (2.22%) COBIT
5 1 (1.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Cisco
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle
2 5 (5.56%) SAP
2 5 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 3 (3.33%) McAfee
4 2 (2.22%) Dell
4 2 (2.22%) Juniper
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Aveksa
5 1 (1.11%) Remedy
5 1 (1.11%) BMC
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Splunk
5 1 (1.11%) ArcSight
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45K to 60K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago