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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 823 843 855
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 43 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.021% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.022% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 0
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,250 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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
South East +19 20 £55,000 - 3
London +35 14 £70,000 -12.50% 3
South West -6 4 £55,000 +10.00%
North West - 4 - -
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 59 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 29 (49.15%) Information Security
3 27 (45.76%) CISSP
3 27 (45.76%) Security Cleared
4 25 (42.37%) Risk Management
5 23 (38.98%) Degree
6 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
7 19 (32.20%) CISM
8 17 (28.81%) SIEM
9 14 (23.73%) Business Development
10 12 (20.34%) SCADA
11 10 (16.95%) Finance
11 10 (16.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (16.95%) Security Management
12 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
12 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 9 (15.25%) PCI DSS
12 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
13 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
13 8 (13.56%) Information Assurance
13 8 (13.56%) Security Architecture
14 7 (11.86%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (11.86%) CESG
15 6 (10.17%) Advertising
15 6 (10.17%) Identity Management
15 6 (10.17%) Wireless
16 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
16 5 (8.47%) CISA
16 5 (8.47%) Network Security

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (10.17%) Wireless
2 5 (8.47%) Network Security
2 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) LAN
3 4 (6.78%) WLAN
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Big Data
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Military
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (3.39%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) JSP
2 1 (1.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) SCADA
2 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.86%) CESG
5 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.08%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (5.08%) Smart Meter
6 3 (5.08%) Open Source
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.69%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 29 (49.15%) Information Security
3 25 (42.37%) Risk Management
4 17 (28.81%) SIEM
5 14 (23.73%) Business Development
6 10 (16.95%) Security Management
6 10 (16.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (15.25%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Information Assurance
8 8 (13.56%) Security Architecture
9 7 (11.86%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.17%) Identity Management
11 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
12 4 (6.78%) Network Management
13 3 (5.08%) Information Security Management
13 3 (5.08%) Data Security
13 3 (5.08%) Project Management
13 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
13 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C
1 3 (5.08%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (45.76%) CISSP
1 27 (45.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (38.98%) Degree
3 22 (37.29%) SC Cleared
4 19 (32.20%) CISM
5 5 (8.47%) CISA
6 4 (6.78%) GIAC
6 4 (6.78%) CRISC
7 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.39%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (15.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.78%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.39%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle
1 1 (1.69%) Unisys
1 1 (1.69%) HP
1 1 (1.69%) EMC
1 1 (1.69%) Software AG
1 1 (1.69%) CA
1 1 (1.69%) Symantec
1 1 (1.69%) Sophos
1 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.69%) Trend Micro
1 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
1 1 (1.69%) LogLogic
1 1 (1.69%) Verint
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