The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 777 811 850
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 58 122 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.13% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 42 115 70
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,950 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the England region.

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in England

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +63 23 £52,500 -19.23% 6
South West +9 11 £55,000 -12.00%
North West -5 8 £52,500 -8.69%
West Midlands +24 6 £51,250 -18.00%
South East +7 4 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Yorkshire +19 3 £52,500 +41.89%
East Midlands +9 1 £47,500 -28.30%
Information Security Consultant
UK

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Information Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 166 (100.00%) Information Security
2 110 (66.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 100 (60.24%) CISSP
4 77 (46.39%) CISM
5 73 (43.98%) PCI DSS
6 62 (37.35%) Risk Management
7 58 (34.94%) Security Architecture
8 53 (31.93%) CISA
9 47 (28.31%) Network Security
10 46 (27.71%) Management Information System
11 41 (24.70%) Degree
12 40 (24.10%) Risk Assessment
13 39 (23.49%) Finance
14 37 (22.29%) Vulnerability Management
15 36 (21.69%) Security Management
16 35 (21.08%) Cybersecurity
17 34 (20.48%) ISMS
18 31 (18.67%) Information Security Management
19 30 (18.07%) IIS
19 30 (18.07%) IISP
20 29 (17.47%) Security Operations
21 26 (15.66%) Information Assurance
21 26 (15.66%) Data Centre
21 26 (15.66%) Data Protection
22 25 (15.06%) Performance Management
22 25 (15.06%) Compliance Management
22 25 (15.06%) Risk and Compliance Management
23 24 (14.46%) Security Operations Centre
23 24 (14.46%) Security Monitoring
23 24 (14.46%) Splunk

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (18.07%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (5.42%) MS Excel
1 9 (5.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.61%) MS Office
2 6 (3.61%) MS Project
2 6 (3.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (28.31%) Network Security
2 7 (4.22%) Firewall
3 4 (2.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.41%) AppScan
1 4 (2.41%) Burp Suite
1 4 (2.41%) Paros
1 4 (2.41%) WebScarab
General
1 39 (23.49%) Finance
2 14 (8.43%) Law
3 12 (7.23%) Banking
4 11 (6.63%) Legal
5 7 (4.22%) Retail
6 6 (3.61%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.71%) Management Information System
2 26 (15.66%) Data Centre
3 24 (14.46%) Security Operations Centre
4 10 (6.02%) CESG
5 9 (5.42%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.61%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (3.61%) Fintech
6 6 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 5 (3.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.81%) BBC
8 3 (1.81%) iPad
9 2 (1.20%) Blog
9 2 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.20%) SCADA
10 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.42%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) Unix
3 2 (1.20%) Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (100.00%) Information Security
2 62 (37.35%) Risk Management
3 58 (34.94%) Security Architecture
4 40 (24.10%) Risk Assessment
5 37 (22.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 36 (21.69%) Security Management
7 35 (21.08%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (20.48%) ISMS
9 31 (18.67%) Information Security Management
10 29 (17.47%) Security Operations
11 26 (15.66%) Data Protection
11 26 (15.66%) Information Assurance
12 25 (15.06%) Compliance Management
12 25 (15.06%) Performance Management
12 25 (15.06%) Risk and Compliance Management
13 24 (14.46%) Portfolio Management
13 24 (14.46%) Security Monitoring
14 22 (13.25%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (11.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.22%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (60.24%) CISSP
2 77 (46.39%) CISM
3 53 (31.93%) CISA
4 41 (24.70%) Degree
5 30 (18.07%) IISP
6 20 (12.05%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (9.04%) CRISC
7 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
8 9 (5.42%) CEH
9 8 (4.82%) SANS
10 7 (4.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.61%) CLAS
11 6 (3.61%) ISSAP
12 5 (3.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (2.41%) PCI QSA
14 3 (1.81%) ISEB
14 3 (1.81%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (1.20%) CREST Certified
15 2 (1.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (66.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (43.98%) PCI DSS
3 18 (10.84%) COBIT
4 15 (9.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (6.63%) ISO27002
6 7 (4.22%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.81%) GDPR
8 2 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.20%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.60%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.60%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.60%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.60%) RMADS
9 1 (0.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Nessus
2 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 24 (14.46%) ArcSight
1 24 (14.46%) Splunk
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.01%) IBM
4 3 (1.81%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle
6 1 (0.60%) CA
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco
6 1 (0.60%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.60%) SunGard
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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