The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 222 281 276
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 25 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 36
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £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
5713 8173 10920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.03% 95.76% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 7122 9180
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

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 September 2016.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (55.32%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (46.81%) CISSP
3 20 (42.55%) CISM
3 20 (42.55%) Network Security
4 19 (40.43%) Degree
5 18 (38.30%) Information Security
6 16 (34.04%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (31.91%) CISA
8 13 (27.66%) Windows
9 12 (25.53%) Threat Modelling
10 10 (21.28%) Unix
10 10 (21.28%) C
10 10 (21.28%) C#
10 10 (21.28%) C++
10 10 (21.28%) Java
10 10 (21.28%) PHP
10 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
10 10 (21.28%) .NET
10 10 (21.28%) Internet
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) Blog
10 10 (21.28%) Open Source
11 9 (19.15%) Security Architecture
12 8 (17.02%) PCI DSS
12 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (17.02%) Firewall
12 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (14.89%) CHECK Team Member
13 7 (14.89%) CREST Certified

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (42.55%) Network Security
2 10 (21.28%) Internet
3 8 (17.02%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.26%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) IPv4
6 1 (2.13%) IPv6
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) Wideband
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless Security
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Blog
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) SUSE
3 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (38.30%) Information Security
3 16 (34.04%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (25.53%) Threat Modelling
5 10 (21.28%) Open Source
6 9 (19.15%) Security Architecture
7 8 (17.02%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (12.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (10.64%) OWASP
9 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.51%) SIEM
11 3 (6.38%) Ethical Hacking
11 3 (6.38%) SAP Security
11 3 (6.38%) Security Management
11 3 (6.38%) Security Testing
12 2 (4.26%) Computer Security
12 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
12 2 (4.26%) ISMS
12 2 (4.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) C
1 10 (21.28%) C#
1 10 (21.28%) C++
1 10 (21.28%) Java
1 10 (21.28%) PHP
1 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) CISSP
2 20 (42.55%) CISM
3 19 (40.43%) Degree
4 15 (31.91%) CISA
5 7 (14.89%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (14.89%) CREST Certified
6 6 (12.77%) CRISC
7 5 (10.64%) GSEC
7 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.51%) CEH
8 4 (8.51%) GIAC
9 1 (2.13%) CCNA
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.13%) CLAS
9 1 (2.13%) ECSA
9 1 (2.13%) GPEN
9 1 (2.13%) PCI QSA
9 1 (2.13%) PhD
9 1 (2.13%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (17.02%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) COBIT
3 3 (6.38%) ISO27002
3 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.13%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco
1 3 (6.38%) SAP
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix
2 2 (4.26%) Cognizant
2 2 (4.26%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) Intel
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) FireEye
3 1 (2.13%) Juniper
3 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: 60K to 80K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 18 days ago