The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 96 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% - 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £52,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
Information Security Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1182 1480 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.48% 95.24% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 778 971 950
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Information 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 Edinburgh region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) CISSP
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Compliance Management
4 3 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) CISM
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) IISP
5 2 (33.33%) CEH
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) COBIT
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) Security Management
6 1 (16.67%) Law
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) CRISC
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 3 (50.00%) Compliance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 3 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) IISP
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk