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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 270 296 306
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 30 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.42% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 13
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
9476 11651 11408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.25% 92.50% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8174 9832 9899
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 41 (45.05%) Information Security
2 39 (42.86%) Cyber Security
3 31 (34.07%) Management Information System
3 31 (34.07%) Finance
4 28 (30.77%) CISSP
5 22 (24.18%) Cisco
6 20 (21.98%) Juniper
6 20 (21.98%) CheckPoint
7 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (20.88%) Network Security
8 17 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (18.68%) Degree
8 17 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
8 17 (18.68%) Blue Coat
9 16 (17.58%) Service Delivery
9 16 (17.58%) NetScreen
9 16 (17.58%) Cisco ISE
10 15 (16.48%) Fortinet
11 14 (15.38%) CISM
11 14 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 13 (14.29%) CCSE
12 13 (14.29%) IronPort
13 12 (13.19%) Marketing
13 12 (13.19%) Tufin
13 12 (13.19%) Identity Management
13 12 (13.19%) CCNP
14 11 (12.09%) Security Management
14 11 (12.09%) Risk Management
14 11 (12.09%) Firewall
14 11 (12.09%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (1.10%) Apache
1 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Office
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Network Security
2 17 (18.68%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (18.68%) Cisco PIX
3 16 (17.58%) Cisco ISE
3 16 (17.58%) NetScreen
4 11 (12.09%) Firewall
5 4 (4.40%) SMS
6 3 (3.30%) WAN
6 3 (3.30%) LAN
6 3 (3.30%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) Wireless
8 1 (1.10%) IPsec
8 1 (1.10%) VLAN
8 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.10%) SAN
8 1 (1.10%) DMZ
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Marketing
3 11 (12.09%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Law
4 3 (3.30%) German Language
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.10%) Ajax
2 1 (1.10%) OAuth
2 1 (1.10%) REST
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) SOAP
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.07%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) PKI
4 1 (1.10%) CCTV
4 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Java Card
4 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
1 6 (6.59%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) UNIX
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Information Security
2 39 (42.86%) Cyber Security
3 16 (17.58%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.19%) Identity Management
5 11 (12.09%) Security Management
5 11 (12.09%) Risk Management
5 11 (12.09%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.89%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Security Architecture
8 8 (8.79%) Information Assurance
9 7 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (6.59%) Change Management
11 5 (5.49%) ITIL
11 5 (5.49%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.49%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.40%) Business Development
12 4 (4.40%) Problem Management
12 4 (4.40%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) Java
2 3 (3.30%) SQL
3 2 (2.20%) Perl
3 2 (2.20%) C
3 2 (2.20%) C++
3 2 (2.20%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) Tcl
4 1 (1.10%) Ruby
4 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.10%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (30.77%) CISSP
2 19 (20.88%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (18.68%) Degree
4 14 (15.38%) CISM
5 13 (14.29%) CCSE
6 12 (13.19%) CCNP
7 7 (7.69%) CISA
7 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.59%) CRISC
8 6 (6.59%) CCIE
8 6 (6.59%) JNCIS
8 6 (6.59%) JNCIP
9 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.49%) GIAC
10 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.20%) CISMP
11 1 (1.10%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.10%) CEH
11 1 (1.10%) CCNA
11 1 (1.10%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.10%) COBIT
4 1 (1.10%) GxP
4 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) NFS
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.10%) Nmap
2 1 (1.10%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Cisco
2 20 (21.98%) Juniper
2 20 (21.98%) CheckPoint
3 17 (18.68%) Blue Coat
4 15 (16.48%) Fortinet
5 13 (14.29%) IronPort
6 12 (13.19%) Tufin
7 4 (4.40%) Apple
8 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle
8 3 (3.30%) SAP
9 2 (2.20%) HP
9 2 (2.20%) CA
9 2 (2.20%) Symantec
9 2 (2.20%) New Relic
9 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.10%) Gemalto
10 1 (1.10%) F5
10 1 (1.10%) Trustwave
10 1 (1.10%) McAfee
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