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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 836 885 862
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 39 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.021% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 2
Average salary £52,500 £49,250 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% -33.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £72,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £87,200 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
London +29 25 £62,500 -21.87% 6
South East -6 8 £45,000 - 1
South West -8 4 £52,500 +23.52% 2
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 77 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 44 (57.14%) Information Security
3 42 (54.55%) CISSP
4 35 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 28 (36.36%) Degree
6 27 (35.06%) CISM
7 24 (31.17%) Risk Management
8 23 (29.87%) SC Cleared
9 22 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (24.68%) Finance
11 17 (22.08%) CISA
12 16 (20.78%) SCADA
13 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
13 15 (19.48%) Information Assurance
14 14 (18.18%) SIEM
14 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
15 13 (16.88%) PCI DSS
15 13 (16.88%) Network Security
15 13 (16.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 12 (15.58%) Security Management
16 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
17 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
17 11 (14.29%) DV Cleared
18 10 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
18 10 (12.99%) Identity Management
18 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
19 9 (11.69%) Protective Monitoring
19 9 (11.69%) COBIT
19 9 (11.69%) Data Protection
19 9 (11.69%) Security Testing

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) Network Security
2 5 (6.49%) Wireless
2 5 (6.49%) LAN
2 5 (6.49%) WLAN
2 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) Internet
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) HTTP
5 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (24.68%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.49%) Military
3 5 (6.49%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Local Government
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) JSP
2 1 (1.30%) Flash
2 1 (1.30%) HTML5
2 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.30%) HTML
2 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) SCADA
2 15 (19.48%) Mathematics
3 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
4 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.39%) CESG
6 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.49%) Cryptography
7 5 (6.49%) Open Source
7 5 (6.49%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (5.19%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
10 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (2.60%) Internet of Things
10 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (2.60%) BYOD
11 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
11 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.30%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) UNIX
2 6 (7.79%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 44 (57.14%) Information Security
3 24 (31.17%) Risk Management
4 15 (19.48%) Information Assurance
5 14 (18.18%) SIEM
6 13 (16.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (15.58%) Security Management
8 11 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (12.99%) Identity Management
10 9 (11.69%) Security Testing
10 9 (11.69%) Data Protection
10 9 (11.69%) Protective Monitoring
11 8 (10.39%) Security Architecture
11 8 (10.39%) Business Development
12 7 (9.09%) ITIL
13 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (7.79%) Business Continuity
13 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.49%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) Java
2 5 (6.49%) C
3 2 (2.60%) C++
4 1 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.30%) Python
4 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (54.55%) CISSP
2 35 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 28 (36.36%) Degree
4 27 (35.06%) CISM
5 23 (29.87%) SC Cleared
6 17 (22.08%) CISA
7 11 (14.29%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.39%) GIAC
9 7 (9.09%) CRISC
10 2 (2.60%) ISSAP
11 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.30%) CCNP
11 1 (1.30%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (16.88%) PCI DSS
3 9 (11.69%) COBIT
4 5 (6.49%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (1.30%) Unisys
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) HP
2 1 (1.30%) EMC
2 1 (1.30%) Software AG
2 1 (1.30%) CA
2 1 (1.30%) Symantec
2 1 (1.30%) Sophos
2 1 (1.30%) Sourcefire
2 1 (1.30%) Trend Micro
2 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
2 1 (1.30%) LogLogic
2 1 (1.30%) Verint
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + flexi-time, 30+ days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, South West
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago