The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 802 775 767
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 63 88 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.087% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 77 88
Average salary £56,250 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +5.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £42,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.36% +25.50%
Information 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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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 -31 27 £57,500 - 1
South East -21 11 £57,500 -17.85% 1
South West -5 9 £62,500 +78.57%
Yorkshire -11 9 £39,500 +6.75% 2
North West -10 6 £47,500 -16.66%
West Midlands -14 4 £55,000 -11.29%
East of England -19 1 £47,500 -
Information Security Consultant
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Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 123 (100.00%) Information Security
2 64 (52.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (38.21%) CISSP
4 40 (32.52%) Risk Management
5 36 (29.27%) CISM
6 27 (21.95%) Management Information System
6 27 (21.95%) Finance
6 27 (21.95%) Information Assurance
7 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
8 25 (20.33%) RMADS
9 24 (19.51%) PCI DSS
10 22 (17.89%) Degree
10 22 (17.89%) Time Management
11 20 (16.26%) Risk Analysis
12 19 (15.45%) CISA
13 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
14 16 (13.01%) Cyber Security
15 15 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
16 14 (11.38%) Business Development
16 14 (11.38%) Security Architecture
17 13 (10.57%) ITIL
17 13 (10.57%) Security Management
17 13 (10.57%) CESG
18 12 (9.76%) Project Management
19 11 (8.94%) Penetration Testing
19 11 (8.94%) SIEM
19 11 (8.94%) CRISC
20 10 (8.13%) Information Security Management
20 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
21 9 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) Firewall
1 4 (3.25%) Network Security
2 2 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.81%) Wireless
3 1 (0.81%) ATM
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) SDH
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Law
2 6 (4.88%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Local Government
5 3 (2.44%) Games
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 2 (1.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) WSDL
1 2 (1.63%) Middleware
1 2 (1.63%) REST
2 1 (0.81%) SAML
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 25 (20.33%) RMADS
3 13 (10.57%) CESG
4 6 (4.88%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (4.07%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.44%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.63%) SCADA
8 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) GIS
9 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Windows
1 8 (6.50%) Linux
2 7 (5.69%) UNIX
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) Information Security
2 40 (32.52%) Risk Management
3 27 (21.95%) Information Assurance
4 22 (17.89%) Time Management
5 20 (16.26%) Risk Analysis
6 16 (13.01%) Cyber Security
7 15 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (11.38%) Business Development
8 14 (11.38%) Security Architecture
9 13 (10.57%) Security Management
9 13 (10.57%) ITIL
10 12 (9.76%) Project Management
11 11 (8.94%) Penetration Testing
11 11 (8.94%) SIEM
12 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.13%) Information Security Management
13 9 (7.32%) Business Continuity
13 9 (7.32%) ISMS
14 8 (6.50%) CRAMM
14 8 (6.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.63%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) C
2 1 (0.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (38.21%) CISSP
2 36 (29.27%) CISM
3 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
4 22 (17.89%) Degree
5 19 (15.45%) CISA
6 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
7 11 (8.94%) CRISC
8 7 (5.69%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.07%) PCI QSA
10 3 (2.44%) CEH
11 2 (1.63%) GIAC
11 2 (1.63%) CCNA
11 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.81%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (52.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (19.51%) PCI DSS
3 9 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (5.69%) COBIT
5 6 (4.88%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.63%) QA
6 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (4.88%) ArcSight
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle
3 4 (3.25%) Cisco
4 3 (2.44%) IBM
4 3 (2.44%) Websense
4 3 (2.44%) Blue Coat
4 3 (2.44%) Sourcefire
4 3 (2.44%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.44%) LANDesk
4 3 (2.44%) Qualys
4 3 (2.44%) F5
4 3 (2.44%) Splunk
4 3 (2.44%) Q1 Labs
4 3 (2.44%) LogRhythm
4 3 (2.44%) CA
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) Juniper
5 1 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
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