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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 777 817 860
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 63 101 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 56
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +50 24 £65,000 -3.70% 5
South East +32 12 £60,000 +9.09%
South West +21 10 £55,000 +4.76%
North West -7 7 £52,500 -19.23%
Yorkshire +23 6 £52,500 +35.48%
West Midlands +3 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Information Security Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 177 (100.00%) Information Security
2 120 (67.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 108 (61.02%) CISSP
4 86 (48.59%) PCI DSS
5 85 (48.02%) CISM
6 72 (40.68%) Security Architecture
7 65 (36.72%) Risk Management
8 61 (34.46%) CISA
9 55 (31.07%) Network Security
10 47 (26.55%) Degree
10 47 (26.55%) Cybersecurity
11 46 (25.99%) Management Information System
12 44 (24.86%) Finance
13 39 (22.03%) Risk Assessment
13 39 (22.03%) Security Operations
14 38 (21.47%) Security Management
15 37 (20.90%) Vulnerability Management
16 36 (20.34%) IISP
16 36 (20.34%) IIS
16 36 (20.34%) ISMS
17 33 (18.64%) Information Security Management
18 32 (18.08%) Data Protection
18 32 (18.08%) Splunk
18 32 (18.08%) Data Centre
18 32 (18.08%) Security Monitoring
19 31 (17.51%) Compliance Management
19 31 (17.51%) Risk and Compliance Management
19 31 (17.51%) Performance Management
20 30 (16.95%) Security Operations Centre
20 30 (16.95%) Portfolio Management

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 36 (20.34%) IIS
2 2 (1.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 7 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.39%) MS Office
2 6 (3.39%) MS Project
2 6 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (31.07%) Network Security
2 14 (7.91%) Firewall
3 9 (5.08%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 44 (24.86%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Law
3 15 (8.47%) Banking
4 10 (5.65%) Legal
5 9 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.39%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.26%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (25.99%) Management Information System
2 32 (18.08%) Data Centre
3 30 (16.95%) Security Operations Centre
4 12 (6.78%) CESG
5 10 (5.65%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.52%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (4.52%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.39%) Fintech
7 6 (3.39%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.26%) iPad
9 3 (1.69%) BBC
10 2 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.13%) PKI
10 2 (1.13%) SCADA
11 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.52%) Windows
2 7 (3.95%) Unix
3 3 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (100.00%) Information Security
2 72 (40.68%) Security Architecture
3 65 (36.72%) Risk Management
4 47 (26.55%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (22.03%) Risk Assessment
5 39 (22.03%) Security Operations
6 38 (21.47%) Security Management
7 37 (20.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 36 (20.34%) ISMS
9 33 (18.64%) Information Security Management
10 32 (18.08%) Data Protection
10 32 (18.08%) Security Monitoring
11 31 (17.51%) Compliance Management
11 31 (17.51%) Performance Management
11 31 (17.51%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 30 (16.95%) Portfolio Management
13 26 (14.69%) Information Assurance
14 18 (10.17%) Data Security
14 18 (10.17%) Information Security Governance
14 18 (10.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.82%) C
Qualifications
1 108 (61.02%) CISSP
2 85 (48.02%) CISM
3 61 (34.46%) CISA
4 47 (26.55%) Degree
5 36 (20.34%) IISP
6 21 (11.86%) CRISC
7 18 (10.17%) CESG Certified Professional
8 16 (9.04%) Security Cleared
9 11 (6.21%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.95%) CEH
11 6 (3.39%) CLAS
11 6 (3.39%) ISSAP
12 5 (2.82%) CISMP
13 3 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.69%) ISEB
13 3 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (1.69%) SANS
14 2 (1.13%) EC-Council LPT
15 1 (0.56%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (67.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 86 (48.59%) PCI DSS
3 21 (11.86%) COBIT
4 20 (11.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 9 (5.08%) ISO27002
6 7 (3.95%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.69%) GDPR
7 3 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (1.13%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.56%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.56%) RMADS
9 1 (0.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Splunk
2 30 (16.95%) ArcSight
3 13 (7.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.69%) Cognizant
4 3 (1.69%) SunGard
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago