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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 805 854 822
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 104 75 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.076% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.078% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 57 77
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
South East +46 42 £55,000 -8.33% 1
London +11 30 £67,500 +3.84% 6
East of England +6 9 £51,250 +32.25%
West Midlands -13 6 £65,000 - 1
Yorkshire +5 5 £37,000 -5.12%
South West -29 5 £52,500 -16.00%
East Midlands - 4 £66,250 -
North West - 2 £57,500 - 1
Information Security Consultant
UK

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 197 (98.99%) Information Security
2 121 (60.80%) CISSP
3 95 (47.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 83 (41.71%) CISM
5 68 (34.17%) PCI DSS
6 65 (32.66%) Cybersecurity
7 61 (30.65%) Risk Management
8 56 (28.14%) CISA
9 53 (26.63%) Finance
10 44 (22.11%) Degree
11 39 (19.60%) Penetration Testing
12 37 (18.59%) Security Management
13 35 (17.59%) Management Information System
14 32 (16.08%) ITIL
15 30 (15.08%) CLAS
16 29 (14.57%) Information Security Management
17 27 (13.57%) Security Cleared
18 25 (12.56%) Information Assurance
18 25 (12.56%) Risk Assessment
19 24 (12.06%) SC Cleared
20 23 (11.56%) Presales
21 19 (9.55%) IIS
21 19 (9.55%) Business Continuity
21 19 (9.55%) Security Architecture
22 18 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
23 17 (8.54%) ISMS
23 17 (8.54%) Data Governance
23 17 (8.54%) IISP
24 16 (8.04%) CESG Certified Professional
24 16 (8.04%) Data Protection

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (9.55%) IIS
2 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) IaaS
2 1 (0.50%) PaaS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.52%) Network Security
2 8 (4.02%) Firewall
3 7 (3.52%) LAN
3 7 (3.52%) WAN
4 3 (1.51%) DNS
4 3 (1.51%) VPN
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.01%) DHCP
5 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.03%) Big Data
2 6 (3.02%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
General
1 53 (26.63%) Finance
2 12 (6.03%) Banking
2 12 (6.03%) Legal
3 8 (4.02%) Law
4 5 (2.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.51%) Retail
5 4 (2.01%) German Language
5 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Automotive
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) .NET
1 1 (0.50%) Middleware
1 1 (0.50%) Spring
1 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.59%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.52%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.02%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.51%) PKI
5 5 (2.51%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.01%) CESG
6 4 (2.01%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.51%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.51%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.51%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.50%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.50%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.04%) Windows
2 7 (3.52%) Unix
3 1 (0.50%) Linux
3 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (98.99%) Information Security
2 65 (32.66%) Cybersecurity
3 61 (30.65%) Risk Management
4 39 (19.60%) Penetration Testing
5 37 (18.59%) Security Management
6 32 (16.08%) ITIL
7 29 (14.57%) Information Security Management
8 25 (12.56%) Information Assurance
8 25 (12.56%) Risk Assessment
9 23 (11.56%) Presales
10 19 (9.55%) Business Continuity
10 19 (9.55%) Security Architecture
11 18 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (8.54%) Data Governance
12 17 (8.54%) ISMS
13 16 (8.04%) Data Protection
14 15 (7.54%) Coaching
14 15 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (7.54%) Mentoring
14 15 (7.54%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.01%) C
2 3 (1.51%) SQL
3 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.01%) Python
3 2 (1.01%) VB
4 1 (0.50%) C#
4 1 (0.50%) C++
4 1 (0.50%) Java
4 1 (0.50%) Perl
4 1 (0.50%) PHP
4 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (60.80%) CISSP
2 83 (41.71%) CISM
3 56 (28.14%) CISA
4 44 (22.11%) Degree
5 30 (15.08%) CLAS
6 27 (13.57%) Security Cleared
7 24 (12.06%) SC Cleared
8 17 (8.54%) IISP
9 16 (8.04%) CESG Certified Professional
10 14 (7.04%) CRISC
11 9 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (4.02%) DV Cleared
12 8 (4.02%) ISEB
12 8 (4.02%) SANS
13 5 (2.51%) CREST Certified
13 5 (2.51%) ISSAP
13 5 (2.51%) ISSEP
14 4 (2.01%) CISMP
14 4 (2.01%) CITP
14 4 (2.01%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (47.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 68 (34.17%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.53%) COBIT
3 13 (6.53%) ISO 9001
4 9 (4.52%) Data Quality
5 8 (4.02%) ISO27002
6 6 (3.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (2.51%) RMADS
8 4 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (1.01%) BS25999
9 2 (1.01%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.50%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.50%) QA
10 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) Snort
3 1 (0.50%) XenApp
3 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Nexpose
1 2 (1.01%) Proventia
1 2 (1.01%) QRadar
2 1 (0.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (3.52%) Cisco
1 7 (3.52%) Oracle
2 6 (3.02%) CA
3 4 (2.01%) Tableau
4 3 (1.51%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.51%) Citrix
4 3 (1.51%) Informatica
4 3 (1.51%) Intel Security
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.01%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.01%) F5
5 2 (1.01%) Forcepoint
5 2 (1.01%) Qualys
5 2 (1.01%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.50%) Akamai
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) Splunk
6 1 (0.50%) SunGard
6 1 (0.50%) Symantec
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