The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 853 840 864
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 23 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.026% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.027% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 1
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cyber Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cyber Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Trend in England

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Cyber Security Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
South East -13 8 £55,000 -
London +16 7 £65,000 -23.52% 2
South West -21 5 £55,000 +10.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West - 1 - - 1
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
3 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 17 (34.69%) Information Security
5 15 (30.61%) Degree
6 12 (24.49%) CISSP
7 11 (22.45%) Internet
8 10 (20.41%) Risk Management
8 10 (20.41%) Business Development
8 10 (20.41%) SIEM
9 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
10 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
11 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
11 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.24%) Physics
12 6 (12.24%) SCADA
12 6 (12.24%) Statistics
12 6 (12.24%) Advertising
12 6 (12.24%) CISM
12 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
12 6 (12.24%) C
12 6 (12.24%) Java
12 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
12 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
13 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
13 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
13 5 (10.20%) Finance
13 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Big Data
General
1 6 (12.24%) Advertising
2 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
4 3 (6.12%) Local Government
5 2 (4.08%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (4.08%) Arabic Language
6 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
1 4 (8.16%) Flash
1 4 (8.16%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.24%) Physics
3 6 (12.24%) Statistics
3 6 (12.24%) SCADA
3 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.16%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) CESG
6 1 (2.04%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 17 (34.69%) Information Security
3 10 (20.41%) Risk Management
3 10 (20.41%) Business Development
3 10 (20.41%) SIEM
4 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
5 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
6 5 (10.20%) Information Assurance
6 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.12%) Data Security
8 3 (6.12%) Security Management
8 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (4.08%) Security Testing
9 2 (4.08%) ITIL
9 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C
1 6 (12.24%) Java
1 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (30.61%) Degree
4 12 (24.49%) CISSP
5 6 (12.24%) CISM
6 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) CISA
8 1 (2.04%) CEH
8 1 (2.04%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
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