The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 814 861 855
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 21 72 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.075% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.078% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 20 70 80
Median salary £57,500 £56,375 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.99% -0.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the England region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in England

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in England

IT 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 IT Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 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 +58 11 £62,500 +13.63% 2
North West -19 3 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Yorkshire +18 2 £47,500 -24.00%
East of England - 2 £43,750 - 1
South East +34 1 £65,000 +8.33%
South West +2 1 £42,500 -34.61%
East Midlands - 1 £80,000 -
IT Security Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT 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 IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 36 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
3 28 (34.57%) Finance
4 22 (27.16%) Information Security
5 20 (24.69%) Presales
6 17 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (19.75%) CISSP
8 15 (18.52%) Firewall
8 15 (18.52%) SIEM
9 14 (17.28%) Data Protection
9 14 (17.28%) Degree
10 13 (16.05%) PCI DSS
10 13 (16.05%) Security Architecture
10 13 (16.05%) Windows
11 12 (14.81%) CEH
12 11 (13.58%) Security Auditing
13 10 (12.35%) Security Management
14 9 (11.11%) OSCP
14 9 (11.11%) CREST Certified
14 9 (11.11%) SANS
15 8 (9.88%) Sophos
16 7 (8.64%) Project Management
16 7 (8.64%) Risk Assessment
16 7 (8.64%) Publishing
16 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (8.64%) Time Management
16 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
16 7 (8.64%) Nmap
16 7 (8.64%) Qualys
16 7 (8.64%) System Testing

IT 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 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) Network Security
3 2 (2.47%) VPN
4 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) Big Data
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Burp Suite
General
1 28 (34.57%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Publishing
3 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.94%) PKI
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (40.74%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (27.16%) Information Security
4 20 (24.69%) Presales
5 15 (18.52%) SIEM
6 14 (17.28%) Data Protection
7 13 (16.05%) Security Architecture
8 11 (13.58%) Security Auditing
9 10 (12.35%) Security Management
10 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 7 (8.64%) Project Management
10 7 (8.64%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (8.64%) Secure Coding
10 7 (8.64%) System Testing
10 7 (8.64%) Time Management
10 7 (8.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 6 (7.41%) ITIL
12 5 (6.17%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) CISSP
2 14 (17.28%) Degree
3 12 (14.81%) CEH
4 9 (11.11%) CREST Certified
4 9 (11.11%) OSCP
4 9 (11.11%) SANS
5 6 (7.41%) CISM
6 5 (6.17%) CISA
7 4 (4.94%) CLAS
8 3 (3.70%) SSCP
9 2 (2.47%) CCNA
9 2 (2.47%) CCNP
9 2 (2.47%) CIMA
9 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.47%) CRISC
9 2 (2.47%) GIAC
9 2 (2.47%) GPEN
9 2 (2.47%) OSCE
9 2 (2.47%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (16.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.17%) ISO22301
3 5 (6.17%) ISO27002
3 5 (6.17%) ISO27005
4 1 (1.23%) GDPR
4 1 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Sophos
2 7 (8.64%) Palo Alto
2 7 (8.64%) Qualys
3 6 (7.41%) Splunk
4 3 (3.70%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
4 3 (3.70%) Forcepoint
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) FireEye
6 1 (1.23%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum 45-60K + excellent benefits + career progres
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago