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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 210 236 277
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 20 25 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 53
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £56,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -1.73%
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
5149 6644 10654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.91% 96.15% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4677 5889 9246
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (50.00%) Information Security
3 19 (39.58%) CISSP
4 18 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (35.42%) Degree
6 16 (33.33%) CISM
6 16 (33.33%) Windows
7 13 (27.08%) Network Security
8 12 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
8 12 (25.00%) Java
9 11 (22.92%) C
9 11 (22.92%) C#
9 11 (22.92%) C++
10 10 (20.83%) PHP
10 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
10 10 (20.83%) .NET
10 10 (20.83%) Unix
10 10 (20.83%) Firewall
10 10 (20.83%) Internet
10 10 (20.83%) Blog
10 10 (20.83%) Open Source
10 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
11 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
11 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (18.75%) CISA
12 8 (16.67%) CREST Certified
13 7 (14.58%) CHECK Team Member
13 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Network Security
2 10 (20.83%) Firewall
2 10 (20.83%) Internet
3 5 (10.42%) VPN
4 4 (8.33%) FTP
4 4 (8.33%) HTTP
4 4 (8.33%) SMTP
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) LDAP
7 1 (2.08%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) Wideband
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless Security
7 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) RESTful
2 1 (2.08%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Blog
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) CESG
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Kali Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (50.00%) Information Security
3 18 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (25.00%) Threat Modelling
5 10 (20.83%) Open Source
5 10 (20.83%) Security Architecture
6 7 (14.58%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (10.42%) Business Development
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 5 (10.42%) SIEM
8 4 (8.33%) OWASP
8 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.33%) Security Management
9 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.25%) Migration
9 3 (6.25%) SAP Security
9 3 (6.25%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Coaching
10 2 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) C
2 11 (22.92%) C#
2 11 (22.92%) C++
3 10 (20.83%) PHP
3 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) CISSP
2 17 (35.42%) Degree
3 16 (33.33%) CISM
4 9 (18.75%) CISA
5 8 (16.67%) CREST Certified
6 7 (14.58%) CHECK Team Member
7 5 (10.42%) GSEC
8 4 (8.33%) CEH
8 4 (8.33%) GIAC
8 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.17%) IISP
10 1 (2.08%) CRISC
10 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.08%) ECSA
10 1 (2.08%) GPEN
10 1 (2.08%) ISSAP
10 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
10 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.25%) COBIT
2 3 (6.25%) ISO27002
2 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.08%) Nessus
2 1 (2.08%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
1 5 (10.42%) VMware
2 4 (8.33%) Trend Micro
3 3 (6.25%) Cognizant
3 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.08%) FireEye
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
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