The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 873 796 872
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 22 40 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.039% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.042% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +15.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102690 95590 105693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84523 79913 91207
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -12 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London -44 5 £78,750 -7.35% 2
West Midlands - 3 - -
North West - 1 £60,000 -
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 52 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 32 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 23 (44.23%) Internet
5 20 (38.46%) Information Security
6 19 (36.54%) Degree
7 18 (34.62%) Mathematics
8 15 (28.85%) DV Cleared
9 13 (25.00%) Statistics
9 13 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (23.08%) Physics
10 12 (23.08%) Java
10 12 (23.08%) Machine Learning
11 11 (21.15%) Security Architecture
12 10 (19.23%) HTML5
12 10 (19.23%) HTML
12 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
12 10 (19.23%) CISSP
12 10 (19.23%) Flash
12 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
12 10 (19.23%) Device Driver
12 10 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (17.31%) C
14 7 (13.46%) Business Development
15 5 (9.62%) Finance
15 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
16 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
16 4 (7.69%) SIEM
16 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 23 (44.23%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.92%) VPLS
4 1 (1.92%) VLAN
4 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.92%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Big Data
General
1 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Advertising
4 3 (5.77%) Local Government
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) HTML5
1 10 (19.23%) HTML
1 10 (19.23%) Flash
2 2 (3.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Mathematics
2 13 (25.00%) Statistics
2 13 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (23.08%) Physics
4 10 (19.23%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.77%) PKI
5 3 (5.77%) CESG
5 3 (5.77%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
6 2 (3.85%) SCADA
7 1 (1.92%) RMADS
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 20 (38.46%) Information Security
3 12 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 11 (21.15%) Security Architecture
5 10 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) Business Development
7 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.69%) SIEM
7 4 (7.69%) Information Assurance
7 4 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.77%) Data Security
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 2 (3.85%) Analytics
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.85%) Security Management
9 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 9 (17.31%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 19 (36.54%) Degree
4 15 (28.85%) DV Cleared
5 10 (19.23%) CISSP
6 3 (5.77%) CISM
7 2 (3.85%) CISA
8 1 (1.92%) EnCE
8 1 (1.92%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.62%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.85%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
1 1 (1.92%) HP
1 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
1 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
London
Selecture
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago