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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 812 888 857
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 59 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.026% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.028% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 2
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -32.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £72,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +86 39 £50,000 -35.48% 10
South East +6 10 £47,500 +8.57%
South West -6 7 £51,500 +21.17%
North West +16 2 £57,500 -4.16% 1
East Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 74 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 50 (67.57%) Information Security
3 39 (52.70%) CISSP
4 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 26 (35.14%) Degree
5 26 (35.14%) CISM
6 23 (31.08%) CISA
7 22 (29.73%) Finance
7 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (22.97%) SC Cleared
9 16 (21.62%) Information Assurance
9 16 (21.62%) Network Security
9 16 (21.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (20.27%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (18.92%) Security Testing
12 13 (17.57%) Data Protection
12 13 (17.57%) PCI DSS
12 13 (17.57%) Mathematics
12 13 (17.57%) ITIL
13 12 (16.22%) Java
13 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
13 12 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (16.22%) Protective Monitoring
14 11 (14.86%) GIAC
14 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
14 11 (14.86%) COBIT
14 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
14 11 (14.86%) C
14 11 (14.86%) UNIX

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Network Security
2 7 (9.46%) Internet
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
3 2 (2.70%) LAN
3 2 (2.70%) WLAN
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.41%) Military
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Local Government
6 2 (2.70%) Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) JSP
3 1 (1.35%) HTML5
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Mathematics
3 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
4 9 (12.16%) SCADA
4 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
5 6 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (8.11%) BYOD
5 6 (8.11%) Internet of Things
6 5 (6.76%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (6.76%) Cryptography
7 3 (4.05%) CESG
8 2 (2.70%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.70%) RMADS
8 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) UNIX
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 50 (67.57%) Information Security
3 16 (21.62%) Information Assurance
3 16 (21.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 15 (20.27%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Security Testing
6 13 (17.57%) Data Protection
6 13 (17.57%) ITIL
7 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 12 (16.22%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (16.22%) Protective Monitoring
8 10 (13.51%) Identity Management
8 10 (13.51%) Malware Analysis
9 9 (12.16%) Security Architecture
10 7 (9.46%) Project Management
11 6 (8.11%) Business Continuity
11 6 (8.11%) OWASP
11 6 (8.11%) Service Management
11 6 (8.11%) Benchmarking
11 6 (8.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) Java
2 11 (14.86%) C
3 6 (8.11%) C++
4 5 (6.76%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) PHP
4 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) CISSP
2 37 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (35.14%) Degree
3 26 (35.14%) CISM
4 23 (31.08%) CISA
5 17 (22.97%) SC Cleared
6 11 (14.86%) GIAC
7 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.81%) CRISC
9 2 (2.70%) GCIH
9 2 (2.70%) GCFA
9 2 (2.70%) EnCE
9 2 (2.70%) CGEIT
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.70%) GPEN
9 2 (2.70%) OSCP
9 2 (2.70%) OSWP
10 1 (1.35%) CCNP
10 1 (1.35%) CCNA
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (17.57%) PCI DSS
3 11 (14.86%) COBIT
4 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Juniper
3 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40 - £60 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago