The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank - 101 108
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
1208 1315 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.57% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 813 841 880
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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