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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 829 873 816
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 49 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.022% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.023% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 20
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.38%
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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +56 31 £57,500 -26.98% 6
South East -1 10 £60,000 +20.00%
South West - 7 £52,500 - 3
North West -4 1 £60,000 - 1
Cyber Security Consultant
UK

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 96 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 61 (63.54%) Information Security
3 52 (54.17%) CISSP
4 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
5 38 (39.58%) CISM
6 32 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 32 (33.33%) Degree
7 26 (27.08%) CISA
7 26 (27.08%) Finance
8 23 (23.96%) SC Cleared
8 23 (23.96%) Information Assurance
9 21 (21.88%) Risk Assessment
10 20 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 20 (20.83%) Security Testing
11 19 (19.79%) Data Protection
12 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
13 17 (17.71%) Network Security
14 16 (16.67%) DV Cleared
14 16 (16.67%) Mathematics
14 16 (16.67%) Java
15 14 (14.58%) ITIL
15 14 (14.58%) Identity Management
15 14 (14.58%) Risk Management
16 13 (13.54%) GIAC
16 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
16 13 (13.54%) UNIX
16 13 (13.54%) Windows
16 13 (13.54%) Malware Analysis
17 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.21%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) Network Security
2 8 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) Wireless
3 2 (2.08%) LAN
3 2 (2.08%) WLAN
4 1 (1.04%) HTTP
4 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (27.08%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Local Government
5 2 (2.08%) Military
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (2.08%) JSP
3 1 (1.04%) Flash
3 1 (1.04%) HTML5
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 13 (13.54%) Management Information System
3 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.29%) SCADA
5 7 (7.29%) CESG
5 7 (7.29%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.25%) PKI
6 6 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (6.25%) BYOD
7 5 (5.21%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (5.21%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.13%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (2.08%) RMADS
9 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) UNIX
1 13 (13.54%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 61 (63.54%) Information Security
3 23 (23.96%) Information Assurance
4 21 (21.88%) Risk Assessment
5 20 (20.83%) Security Testing
5 20 (20.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (19.79%) Data Protection
7 14 (14.58%) ITIL
7 14 (14.58%) Identity Management
7 14 (14.58%) Risk Management
8 13 (13.54%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (13.54%) Malware Analysis
9 11 (11.46%) Protective Monitoring
10 10 (10.42%) Security Architecture
11 8 (8.33%) Programme Management
11 8 (8.33%) Project Management
12 7 (7.29%) OWASP
12 7 (7.29%) SIEM
13 6 (6.25%) Network Architecture
13 6 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.67%) Java
2 11 (11.46%) C
3 7 (7.29%) C++
4 6 (6.25%) C#
4 6 (6.25%) PHP
4 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.04%) Python
5 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (54.17%) CISSP
2 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 38 (39.58%) CISM
4 32 (33.33%) Degree
5 26 (27.08%) CISA
6 23 (23.96%) SC Cleared
7 16 (16.67%) DV Cleared
8 13 (13.54%) GIAC
9 9 (9.38%) CRISC
10 5 (5.21%) CEH
11 3 (3.13%) OSCP
12 2 (2.08%) OSWP
12 2 (2.08%) GREM
12 2 (2.08%) GPEN
12 2 (2.08%) GCIH
12 2 (2.08%) GCFA
12 2 (2.08%) CGEIT
12 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.08%) EnCE
13 1 (1.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 12 (12.50%) COBIT
4 2 (2.08%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle
2 2 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.04%) Juniper
3 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.04%) Fortinet
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-£70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 27 days ago