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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 96 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.080% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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
1180 1265 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.78% 95.54% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 722 787 978
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £59,000
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 Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT

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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT