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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 257 312 319
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 43 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.31% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 12
Average salary £58,750 £59,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.42% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £71,000 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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
9379 11763 10871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.49% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8047 9959 9358
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,450 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 38 (42.22%) Information Security
2 37 (41.11%) Cyber Security
3 33 (36.67%) Finance
4 29 (32.22%) CISSP
5 28 (31.11%) Management Information System
6 22 (24.44%) Cisco
7 20 (22.22%) Juniper
7 20 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 19 (21.11%) Blue Coat
9 18 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
9 18 (20.00%) Network Security
9 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (18.89%) Degree
11 16 (17.78%) Cisco ISE
11 16 (17.78%) NetScreen
11 16 (17.78%) Service Delivery
12 15 (16.67%) CISM
12 15 (16.67%) Fortinet
13 13 (14.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (14.44%) IronPort
13 13 (14.44%) Security Management
13 13 (14.44%) Risk Assessment
13 13 (14.44%) CCSE
14 12 (13.33%) Identity Management
14 12 (13.33%) Marketing
14 12 (13.33%) Tufin
15 11 (12.22%) Banking
15 11 (12.22%) CCNP
16 10 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (1.11%) Apache
1 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 18 (20.00%) Network Security
1 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (17.78%) Cisco ISE
2 16 (17.78%) NetScreen
3 9 (10.00%) Firewall
4 4 (4.44%) SMS
5 3 (3.33%) WAN
5 3 (3.33%) DNS
6 2 (2.22%) Wireless
6 2 (2.22%) IPsec
6 2 (2.22%) LAN
6 2 (2.22%) OSPF
6 2 (2.22%) BGP
6 2 (2.22%) VPN
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.11%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.11%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.11%) SAP BW
General
1 33 (36.67%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Marketing
3 11 (12.22%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Law
4 3 (3.33%) German Language
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.11%) Ajax
2 1 (1.11%) OAuth
2 1 (1.11%) REST
2 1 (1.11%) HTML
2 1 (1.11%) SOAP
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) PKI
4 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Java Card
5 1 (1.11%) CCTV
5 1 (1.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.11%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (4.44%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Information Security
2 37 (41.11%) Cyber Security
3 16 (17.78%) Service Delivery
4 13 (14.44%) Security Management
4 13 (14.44%) Risk Assessment
5 12 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 9 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 8 (8.89%) Information Assurance
9 7 (7.78%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (6.67%) Change Management
10 6 (6.67%) Business Development
11 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
11 4 (4.44%) Time Management
11 4 (4.44%) Data Protection
11 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
11 4 (4.44%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) Java
2 3 (3.33%) SQL
3 2 (2.22%) Perl
3 2 (2.22%) C
3 2 (2.22%) C++
3 2 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (1.11%) Tcl
4 1 (1.11%) Ruby
4 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 29 (32.22%) CISSP
2 18 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (18.89%) Degree
4 15 (16.67%) CISM
5 13 (14.44%) CCSE
6 11 (12.22%) CCNP
7 7 (7.78%) CISA
8 6 (6.67%) CCIE
8 6 (6.67%) JNCIS
8 6 (6.67%) JNCIP
8 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.67%) CRISC
9 5 (5.56%) GIAC
10 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.22%) CISMP
12 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.11%) PCI QSA
12 1 (1.11%) CEH
12 1 (1.11%) CCNA
12 1 (1.11%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) GxP
3 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) NFS
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.11%) SELinux
2 1 (1.11%) Nmap
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Cisco
2 20 (22.22%) Juniper
2 20 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 19 (21.11%) Blue Coat
4 15 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 13 (14.44%) IronPort
6 12 (13.33%) Tufin
7 4 (4.44%) Apple
7 4 (4.44%) Symantec
8 3 (3.33%) McAfee
8 3 (3.33%) Qualys
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.33%) SAP
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle
9 2 (2.22%) CA
9 2 (2.22%) New Relic
9 2 (2.22%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.11%) Gemalto
10 1 (1.11%) F5
10 1 (1.11%) Trustwave
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago