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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 767 826 878
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 132 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.097% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 72
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.40%
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
88472 98986 105033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.32% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75285 82566 86404
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +64 66 £65,000 +13.04% 4
South East +18 29 £57,500 +15.00% 1
North West +26 12 £69,000 -
South West +21 10 £63,750 +27.50%
West Midlands -3 8 £62,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire +21 2 £43,500 +16.77%
East of England - 2 £75,000 - 1
East Midlands -1 1 - -
Information Security Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 261 (97.39%) Information Security
2 171 (63.81%) Cybersecurity
3 120 (44.78%) CISSP
4 112 (41.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 102 (38.06%) CISM
6 93 (34.70%) Finance
7 83 (30.97%) PCI DSS
8 75 (27.99%) Risk Management
9 73 (27.24%) CISA
10 66 (24.63%) Data Protection
11 53 (19.78%) Risk Assessment
12 52 (19.40%) Security Architecture
13 50 (18.66%) Degree
14 42 (15.67%) Security Cleared
15 41 (15.30%) SC Cleared
16 37 (13.81%) Management Information System
17 35 (13.06%) Fraud Detection
18 34 (12.69%) Identity Management
19 33 (12.31%) Security Operations
20 32 (11.94%) SIEM
21 31 (11.57%) Information Assurance
22 28 (10.45%) ITIL
22 28 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
23 27 (10.07%) Banking
23 27 (10.07%) PKI
23 27 (10.07%) Network Security
24 26 (9.70%) Threat Analysis
24 26 (9.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
25 24 (8.96%) Security Management
25 24 (8.96%) Legal

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 5 (1.87%) IIS
2 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.07%) Network Security
2 14 (5.22%) Firewall
2 14 (5.22%) LAN
3 11 (4.10%) WAN
4 3 (1.12%) MPLS
4 3 (1.12%) RTP
4 3 (1.12%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.37%) Internet
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.37%) GIS
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 93 (34.70%) Finance
2 27 (10.07%) Banking
3 24 (8.96%) Legal
4 10 (3.73%) Retail
5 7 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.87%) Marketing
7 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.75%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.99%) .NET
2 6 (2.24%) SAML
3 1 (0.37%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.81%) Management Information System
2 27 (10.07%) PKI
3 20 (7.46%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.10%) CESG
5 11 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.73%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (3.36%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (3.36%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.61%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.61%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.24%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (1.12%) iPad
11 2 (0.75%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.75%) SCADA
12 1 (0.37%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.72%) Windows
2 10 (3.73%) Unix
3 6 (2.24%) Linux
4 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (97.39%) Information Security
2 171 (63.81%) Cybersecurity
3 75 (27.99%) Risk Management
4 66 (24.63%) Data Protection
5 53 (19.78%) Risk Assessment
6 52 (19.40%) Security Architecture
7 35 (13.06%) Fraud Detection
8 34 (12.69%) Identity Management
9 33 (12.31%) Security Operations
10 32 (11.94%) SIEM
11 31 (11.57%) Information Assurance
12 28 (10.45%) ITIL
12 28 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (9.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 26 (9.70%) Threat Analysis
14 24 (8.96%) Security Management
15 23 (8.58%) Identity Access Management
16 22 (8.21%) Presales
17 20 (7.46%) Information Security Management
17 20 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.34%) C
2 8 (2.99%) Java
3 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 120 (44.78%) CISSP
2 102 (38.06%) CISM
3 73 (27.24%) CISA
4 50 (18.66%) Degree
5 42 (15.67%) Security Cleared
6 41 (15.30%) SC Cleared
7 18 (6.72%) CLAS
8 17 (6.34%) CRISC
9 13 (4.85%) SANS
10 12 (4.48%) PCI QSA
11 11 (4.10%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (2.99%) CEH
13 6 (2.24%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.87%) CREST Certified
15 4 (1.49%) CISMP
15 4 (1.49%) EC-Council LPT
16 3 (1.12%) CCSP
16 3 (1.12%) CHECK Team Member
16 3 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (1.12%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (41.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (30.97%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.22%) COBIT
3 14 (5.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (4.85%) ISO 9001
4 13 (4.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.24%) ISO22301
5 6 (2.24%) RMADS
6 4 (1.49%) BS25999
7 2 (0.75%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.75%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.37%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.37%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.75%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (4.85%) Cisco
1 13 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.24%) FireEye
3 5 (1.87%) SunGard
4 4 (1.49%) ArcSight
4 4 (1.49%) SAP
4 4 (1.49%) VMware
5 3 (1.12%) Forcepoint
5 3 (1.12%) HP
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle
6 2 (0.75%) CA
6 2 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (0.75%) ForgeRock
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.37%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.37%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.37%) Tufin
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