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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 775 772 739
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 88 85 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.092% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 66 114
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £64,500 £71,400
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 33 £60,000 +33.33%
South West -2 22 £62,500 +38.88% 1
South East -13 16 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Yorkshire +1 8 £39,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 3 - -
East of England - 3 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands +24 1 £47,500 -5.00%
North West -13 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Information Security Consultant
UK

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 149 (99.33%) Information Security
2 70 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (40.00%) CISSP
4 43 (28.67%) CISM
5 42 (28.00%) Management Information System
5 42 (28.00%) Risk Management
6 29 (19.33%) Degree
6 29 (19.33%) PCI DSS
6 29 (19.33%) Cyber Security
7 26 (17.33%) RMADS
7 26 (17.33%) Time Management
7 26 (17.33%) Finance
7 26 (17.33%) CISA
8 25 (16.67%) Information Assurance
9 23 (15.33%) Security Cleared
10 18 (12.00%) SC Cleared
10 18 (12.00%) Security Management
11 17 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (10.67%) Business Continuity
12 16 (10.67%) Security Architecture
13 15 (10.00%) CRISC
13 15 (10.00%) CESG
13 15 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
13 15 (10.00%) UNIX
14 14 (9.33%) Penetration Testing
15 13 (8.67%) SIEM
15 13 (8.67%) Business Development
15 13 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
16 12 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (8.00%) Windows

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.00%) Firewall
2 7 (4.67%) Network Security
3 4 (2.67%) MPLS
4 3 (2.00%) DNS
4 3 (2.00%) ATM
4 3 (2.00%) LAN
4 3 (2.00%) SDH
5 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.67%) Wireless
5 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.67%) Retail
4 6 (4.00%) Marketing
4 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.67%) Law
5 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.67%) Advertising
6 3 (2.00%) Games
6 3 (2.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.33%) Automotive
7 2 (1.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.67%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) WSDL
1 2 (1.33%) Middleware
1 2 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 26 (17.33%) RMADS
3 15 (10.00%) CESG
4 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.00%) SCADA
8 2 (1.33%) PKI
8 2 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.33%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.00%) UNIX
2 12 (8.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (99.33%) Information Security
2 42 (28.00%) Risk Management
3 29 (19.33%) Cyber Security
4 26 (17.33%) Time Management
5 25 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 18 (12.00%) Security Management
7 17 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (10.67%) Business Continuity
8 16 (10.67%) Security Architecture
9 15 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (9.33%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (8.67%) SIEM
11 13 (8.67%) Business Development
12 12 (8.00%) Information Security Management
12 12 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.00%) Network Design
13 9 (6.00%) ITIL
13 9 (6.00%) Project Management
14 8 (5.33%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (40.00%) CISSP
2 43 (28.67%) CISM
3 29 (19.33%) Degree
4 26 (17.33%) CISA
5 23 (15.33%) Security Cleared
6 18 (12.00%) SC Cleared
7 15 (10.00%) CRISC
8 7 (4.67%) DV Cleared
8 7 (4.67%) PCI QSA
9 5 (3.33%) CEH
10 4 (2.67%) VCP4
11 2 (1.33%) CISMP
11 2 (1.33%) GIAC
11 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.33%) CCNA
12 1 (0.67%) MCSE
12 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.67%) MBCS
12 1 (0.67%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (19.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.00%) COBIT
5 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.33%) Nmap
2 1 (0.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (6.67%) Oracle
2 7 (4.67%) Cisco
3 5 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 4 (2.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (2.67%) Websense
4 4 (2.67%) Juniper
5 3 (2.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (2.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (2.00%) F5
5 3 (2.00%) Splunk
5 3 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.33%) Q1 Labs
6 2 (1.33%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.33%) Qualys
6 2 (1.33%) IBM
6 2 (1.33%) CA
7 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70k - 80k per year + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago