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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 226 278 298
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 34
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +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
5939 9091 11352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.93% 95.21% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 7816 9502
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (41.38%) Degree
3 23 (39.66%) Network Security
4 21 (36.21%) CISSP
5 19 (32.76%) CISM
5 19 (32.76%) Information Security
6 17 (29.31%) Firewall
7 16 (27.59%) CISA
8 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
10 12 (20.69%) C
10 12 (20.69%) C#
10 12 (20.69%) C++
10 12 (20.69%) Java
10 12 (20.69%) PHP
10 12 (20.69%) Windows
11 11 (18.97%) Cisco
11 11 (18.97%) Finance
11 11 (18.97%) Threat Modelling
12 10 (17.24%) Internet
13 9 (15.52%) Unix
13 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
13 9 (15.52%) .NET
13 9 (15.52%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (15.52%) Blog
13 9 (15.52%) Open Source
13 9 (15.52%) Security Architecture
14 8 (13.79%) Financial Institution
15 7 (12.07%) IBM
15 7 (12.07%) Intel

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 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) Network Security
2 17 (29.31%) Firewall
3 10 (17.24%) Internet
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (5.17%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.72%) IPv4
6 1 (1.72%) IPv6
6 1 (1.72%) VLAN
6 1 (1.72%) Wideband
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Bugzilla
1 3 (5.17%) CruiseControl
1 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.17%) Hudson
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
1 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Blog
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (5.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.72%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (32.76%) Information Security
3 14 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (18.97%) Threat Modelling
5 9 (15.52%) Open Source
5 9 (15.52%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (15.52%) Security Architecture
6 6 (10.34%) OWASP
6 6 (10.34%) SDLC
6 6 (10.34%) Security Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (8.62%) SIEM
7 5 (8.62%) Threat Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Business Development
8 4 (6.90%) Information Assurance
8 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.17%) Ethical Hacking
9 3 (5.17%) Network Architecture
9 3 (5.17%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) C
1 12 (20.69%) C#
1 12 (20.69%) C++
1 12 (20.69%) Java
1 12 (20.69%) PHP
2 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 21 (36.21%) CISSP
3 19 (32.76%) CISM
4 16 (27.59%) CISA
5 6 (10.34%) CHECK Team Member
5 6 (10.34%) CREST Certified
5 6 (10.34%) CRISC
5 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) CEH
6 4 (6.90%) CLAS
6 4 (6.90%) GIAC
6 4 (6.90%) GSEC
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.17%) SANS
8 2 (3.45%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) CCNA
9 1 (1.72%) GPEN
9 1 (1.72%) PhD
9 1 (1.72%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.17%) COBIT
3 3 (5.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.45%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.72%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) RSA Archer
2 2 (3.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco
2 7 (12.07%) IBM
2 7 (12.07%) Intel
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.17%) Juniper
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) AlgoSec
5 2 (3.45%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (3.45%) F5
5 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.45%) Qualys
5 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.72%) FireEye
6 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Competitive including benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + 17% Flex Fund
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £58,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 19 days ago