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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 788 808 758
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 95 88 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 92
Average salary £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £27,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £73,900 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +13.15%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
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 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

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 April 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
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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 +47 42 £60,000 - 2
South East +4 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South West -25 11 £58,750 +23.68%
Yorkshire +2 8 £39,000 -6.02%
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands +17 1 £47,500 -
North West +15 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security Consultant
UK

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 156 (99.36%) Information Security
2 89 (56.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 72 (45.86%) CISSP
4 46 (29.30%) CISM
4 46 (29.30%) Management Information System
5 43 (27.39%) Risk Management
6 36 (22.93%) PCI DSS
7 32 (20.38%) Cyber Security
8 29 (18.47%) Security Cleared
8 29 (18.47%) RMADS
8 29 (18.47%) Degree
9 27 (17.20%) Information Assurance
10 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (16.56%) CISA
11 25 (15.92%) Finance
12 22 (14.01%) Time Management
12 22 (14.01%) SC Cleared
13 20 (12.74%) Business Continuity
13 20 (12.74%) Risk Assessment
14 19 (12.10%) ISMS
15 18 (11.46%) UNIX
16 17 (10.83%) Security Management
17 16 (10.19%) CESG
18 15 (9.55%) Penetration Testing
18 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (8.92%) Security Architecture
19 14 (8.92%) Windows
20 13 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (8.28%) Banking
20 13 (8.28%) Retail

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (1.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Project
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) Network Security
2 8 (5.10%) Firewall
3 4 (2.55%) MPLS
4 3 (1.91%) ATM
4 3 (1.91%) LAN
4 3 (1.91%) SDH
4 3 (1.91%) DNS
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.64%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.64%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.01%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (15.92%) Finance
2 13 (8.28%) Banking
2 13 (8.28%) Retail
3 10 (6.37%) Marketing
4 9 (5.73%) Law
5 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.18%) Automotive
6 5 (3.18%) Advertising
7 3 (1.91%) Games
7 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.27%) Military
9 1 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.30%) Management Information System
2 29 (18.47%) RMADS
3 16 (10.19%) CESG
4 15 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.82%) PKI
6 4 (2.55%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.91%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.27%) SCADA
9 1 (0.64%) EMV
9 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.46%) UNIX
2 14 (8.92%) Windows
3 11 (7.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (99.36%) Information Security
2 43 (27.39%) Risk Management
3 32 (20.38%) Cyber Security
4 27 (17.20%) Information Assurance
5 26 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (14.01%) Time Management
7 20 (12.74%) Business Continuity
7 20 (12.74%) Risk Assessment
8 19 (12.10%) ISMS
9 17 (10.83%) Security Management
10 15 (9.55%) Penetration Testing
11 14 (8.92%) Security Architecture
12 13 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (7.64%) Network Design
14 11 (7.01%) SIEM
15 9 (5.73%) Information Security Management
16 8 (5.10%) Business Development
16 8 (5.10%) Risk Analysis
16 8 (5.10%) Security Testing
17 6 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (45.86%) CISSP
2 46 (29.30%) CISM
3 29 (18.47%) Degree
3 29 (18.47%) Security Cleared
4 26 (16.56%) CISA
5 22 (14.01%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.64%) CRISC
7 8 (5.10%) CEH
8 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
8 7 (4.46%) PCI QSA
9 4 (2.55%) CITP
9 4 (2.55%) MBCS
10 2 (1.27%) CISMP
10 2 (1.27%) GIAC
11 1 (0.64%) GCFA
11 1 (0.64%) MCSE
11 1 (0.64%) CCNA
11 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (56.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (22.93%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.64%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) RACF
Vendors
1 12 (7.64%) Oracle
2 7 (4.46%) Cisco
3 5 (3.18%) Juniper
4 4 (2.55%) Fortinet
5 3 (1.91%) Websense
5 3 (1.91%) Blue Coat
5 3 (1.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (1.27%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.27%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.27%) F5
6 2 (1.27%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.64%) Splunk
7 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.64%) IronPort
7 1 (0.64%) Tufin
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