The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 800 744 801
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +57
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 88 113 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.12% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 53 92 76
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £78,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -13.63%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Information Security Consultant
UK

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 2014.

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 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -5 35 £55,000 +15.78% 2
London -76 25 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South West +6 16 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Yorkshire -38 7 £41,500 +27.69%
North West +1 2 £41,500 +3.75%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Information Security Consultant
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Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 185 (98.93%) Information Security
2 110 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 100 (53.48%) CISSP
4 81 (43.32%) CISM
5 70 (37.43%) Risk Management
6 64 (34.22%) PCI DSS
7 51 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 51 (27.27%) CISA
8 45 (24.06%) Information Assurance
9 40 (21.39%) Firewall
10 38 (20.32%) Degree
11 37 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
12 36 (19.25%) Security Management
13 32 (17.11%) RMADS
14 31 (16.58%) Security Cleared
14 31 (16.58%) ITIL
15 30 (16.04%) Business Continuity
16 27 (14.44%) Finance
17 26 (13.90%) Oracle
18 25 (13.37%) COBIT
19 24 (12.83%) SC Cleared
20 22 (11.76%) Network Security
20 22 (11.76%) Internet
21 19 (10.16%) Benchmarking
21 19 (10.16%) Business Continuity Management
22 18 (9.63%) Cyber Security
22 18 (9.63%) Security Architecture
22 18 (9.63%) SIEM
22 18 (9.63%) E-Commerce
22 18 (9.63%) CESG

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (2.14%) IIS
2 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.53%) GroupWise
3 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.07%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS Project
2 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
1 1 (0.53%) PaaS
1 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.39%) Firewall
2 22 (11.76%) Network Security
2 22 (11.76%) Internet
3 7 (3.74%) VPN
3 7 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.07%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (14.44%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Local Government
3 7 (3.74%) Legal
3 7 (3.74%) Banking
4 6 (3.21%) Law
5 5 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.07%) Games
6 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.07%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.21%) Web Services
1 6 (3.21%) SAML
2 2 (1.07%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 32 (17.11%) RMADS
3 18 (9.63%) CESG
3 18 (9.63%) CESG CLAS
4 11 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 7 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.60%) PKI
8 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.07%) Open Source
9 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.95%) UNIX
1 13 (6.95%) Windows
2 3 (1.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) Solaris
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (98.93%) Information Security
2 70 (37.43%) Risk Management
3 45 (24.06%) Information Assurance
4 37 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
5 36 (19.25%) Security Management
6 31 (16.58%) ITIL
7 30 (16.04%) Business Continuity
8 19 (10.16%) Benchmarking
8 19 (10.16%) Business Continuity Management
9 18 (9.63%) Cyber Security
9 18 (9.63%) Security Architecture
9 18 (9.63%) SIEM
9 18 (9.63%) E-Commerce
9 18 (9.63%) Ethical Hacking
10 17 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (8.56%) Information Security Management
11 16 (8.56%) Project Management
12 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (5.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 100 (53.48%) CISSP
2 81 (43.32%) CISM
3 51 (27.27%) CISA
4 38 (20.32%) Degree
5 31 (16.58%) Security Cleared
6 24 (12.83%) SC Cleared
7 15 (8.02%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.67%) PCI QSA
9 4 (2.14%) GCED
9 4 (2.14%) CSSLP
9 4 (2.14%) CEH
9 4 (2.14%) GSEC
10 3 (1.60%) ISSAP
10 3 (1.60%) CRISC
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.53%) CCNA
11 1 (0.53%) GCIH
11 1 (0.53%) CCSE
11 1 (0.53%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (58.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 64 (34.22%) PCI DSS
3 25 (13.37%) COBIT
4 9 (4.81%) JSP 440
5 5 (2.67%) BS7799
5 5 (2.67%) ISO 9001
6 4 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.60%) COSO
8 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.53%) SLA
8 1 (0.53%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.07%) RACF
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) XenServer
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (13.90%) Oracle
2 14 (7.49%) CA
3 12 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.35%) Symantec
5 8 (4.28%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.74%) Websense
6 7 (3.74%) IBM
6 7 (3.74%) Tripwire
6 7 (3.74%) Proofpoint
7 3 (1.60%) VMware
7 3 (1.60%) Qualys
8 2 (1.07%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.07%) F5
8 2 (1.07%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.07%) Sourcefire
8 2 (1.07%) HP
8 2 (1.07%) Juniper
8 2 (1.07%) BMC
8 2 (1.07%) Remedy
9 1 (0.53%) Bloomberg
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £60000 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago