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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 780 815 736
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -79
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 86 86 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.083% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 110
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +49 40 £57,500 +1.32% 9
South East -9 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands +10 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +2 8 £40,000 -7.51% 1
East Midlands +3 7 £50,000 +21.21%
South West -16 2 £55,000 -14.72% 1
Information Security Consultant
UK

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 179 (99.44%) Information Security
2 112 (62.22%) CISSP
3 109 (60.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 74 (41.11%) CISM
5 56 (31.11%) Risk Management
6 54 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 52 (28.89%) PCI DSS
8 46 (25.56%) Cyber Security
9 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
9 38 (21.11%) CISA
10 35 (19.44%) ISMS
11 32 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
12 31 (17.22%) SC Cleared
13 30 (16.67%) Finance
14 26 (14.44%) Business Continuity
14 26 (14.44%) Degree
15 25 (13.89%) Information Assurance
16 24 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (13.33%) Security Management
17 23 (12.78%) RMADS
18 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
20 18 (10.00%) UNIX
21 17 (9.44%) Windows
21 17 (9.44%) Oracle
21 17 (9.44%) CRISC
22 16 (8.89%) Data Protection
22 16 (8.89%) CEH
23 15 (8.33%) Retail
23 15 (8.33%) ITIL

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.11%) SaaS
2 4 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) Firewall
2 7 (3.89%) Network Security
3 6 (3.33%) LAN
4 4 (2.22%) DNS
4 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.67%) VPN
5 3 (1.67%) DHCP
6 2 (1.11%) SAN
6 2 (1.11%) MPLS
7 1 (0.56%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.56%) ATM
7 1 (0.56%) SDH
7 1 (0.56%) WLAN
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.67%) Big Data
3 2 (1.11%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (16.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.33%) Retail
3 14 (7.78%) Banking
4 9 (5.00%) Law
4 9 (5.00%) Legal
5 8 (4.44%) Marketing
6 5 (2.78%) Automotive
6 5 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.22%) Advertising
8 3 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 54 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 23 (12.78%) RMADS
3 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.44%) CESG
4 8 (4.44%) PKI
4 8 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.22%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.67%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (1.67%) SCADA
6 3 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Life Science
7 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.00%) UNIX
2 17 (9.44%) Windows
3 6 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (99.44%) Information Security
2 56 (31.11%) Risk Management
3 46 (25.56%) Cyber Security
4 35 (19.44%) ISMS
5 32 (17.78%) Risk Assessment
6 26 (14.44%) Business Continuity
7 25 (13.89%) Information Assurance
8 24 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (13.33%) Security Management
9 19 (10.56%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (8.89%) Data Protection
11 15 (8.33%) Security Architecture
11 15 (8.33%) ITIL
12 13 (7.22%) Network Design
12 13 (7.22%) Risk Analysis
13 12 (6.67%) SIEM
14 11 (6.11%) Information Security Management
15 9 (5.00%) Security Testing
16 8 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.11%) SQL
2 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 112 (62.22%) CISSP
2 74 (41.11%) CISM
3 38 (21.11%) CISA
3 38 (21.11%) Security Cleared
4 31 (17.22%) SC Cleared
5 26 (14.44%) Degree
6 17 (9.44%) CRISC
7 16 (8.89%) CEH
8 13 (7.22%) DV Cleared
9 10 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (5.00%) CCNP
11 8 (4.44%) CITP
11 8 (4.44%) MBCS
12 7 (3.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (2.78%) CISMP
14 3 (1.67%) ISEB
15 2 (1.11%) SSCP
15 2 (1.11%) CGEIT
15 2 (1.11%) ISACA
16 1 (0.56%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (60.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (28.89%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.33%) COBIT
4 3 (1.67%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.56%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.22%) RACF
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (9.44%) Oracle
2 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.78%) Cisco
4 3 (1.67%) Juniper
4 3 (1.67%) CA
4 3 (1.67%) Informatica
4 3 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.67%) Ab Initio
4 3 (1.67%) Tableau
5 2 (1.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.56%) IronPort
6 1 (0.56%) Tufin
6 1 (0.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.56%) Websense
6 1 (0.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
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Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum
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