The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 255 261 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.027% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Information Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the East of England region.

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +3 7 £50,000 +66.66%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East Anglia - 1 £65,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 17 (94.44%) CISSP
3 16 (88.89%) CISM
4 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 9 (50.00%) Presales
5 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (44.44%) IISP
5 8 (44.44%) CLAS
5 8 (44.44%) Data Security
5 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 8 (44.44%) IIS
5 8 (44.44%) CISA
6 7 (38.89%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Time Management
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
9 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) CESG
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle
9 1 (5.56%) Firewall
9 1 (5.56%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) Windows
9 1 (5.56%) SharePoint

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
2 9 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (44.44%) Data Security
3 8 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (38.89%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CISSP
2 16 (88.89%) CISM
3 8 (44.44%) CISA
3 8 (44.44%) CLAS
3 8 (44.44%) IISP
4 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle