The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 828 838 866
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 70 87 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.088% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.091% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 66 83 48
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £57,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +17.94%
IT 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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
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% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 9 February 2016.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 9 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
London -4 30 £53,750 -10.41% 3
North West +19 14 £52,500 -8.69%
South East +6 12 £55,750 +6.19%
West Midlands - 5 £67,500 -
South West -10 4 £65,000 +26.02%
Yorkshire - 4 £62,500 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
IT Security Consultant
UK

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 115 (61.17%) CISSP
2 100 (53.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 85 (45.21%) PCI DSS
4 84 (44.68%) Degree
5 80 (42.55%) SIEM
6 75 (39.89%) Security Operations
7 70 (37.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 68 (36.17%) Information Security
9 67 (35.64%) Security Operations Centre
10 66 (35.11%) Security Architecture
11 59 (31.38%) Data Centre
11 59 (31.38%) IIS
11 59 (31.38%) IISP
12 57 (30.32%) Project Management
12 57 (30.32%) Splunk
12 57 (30.32%) Portfolio Management
12 57 (30.32%) Performance Management
13 56 (29.79%) ArcSight
14 53 (28.19%) Test Strategy
14 53 (28.19%) Law
15 42 (22.34%) Network Security
16 38 (20.21%) Finance
17 36 (19.15%) QRadar
18 35 (18.62%) CISM
19 31 (16.49%) Cybersecurity
20 29 (15.43%) Presales
21 26 (13.83%) ITIL
22 24 (12.77%) CISA
22 24 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
23 23 (12.23%) Firewall

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (31.38%) IIS
2 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.34%) Network Security
2 23 (12.23%) Firewall
3 13 (6.91%) VPN
4 9 (4.79%) LAN
5 8 (4.26%) Internet
5 8 (4.26%) WAN
6 7 (3.72%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.13%) Wireless
9 3 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.60%) LDAP
10 2 (1.06%) DHCP
10 2 (1.06%) DNS
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.53%) FCoE
11 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.53%) Big Data
3 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
General
1 53 (28.19%) Law
2 38 (20.21%) Finance
3 13 (6.91%) Banking
4 12 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.66%) Legal
6 3 (1.60%) German Language
7 2 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.06%) .NET
1 2 (1.06%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 67 (35.64%) Security Operations Centre
2 59 (31.38%) Data Centre
3 21 (11.17%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.85%) PKI
5 8 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.13%) NHS
7 3 (1.60%) CESG
7 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.60%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.06%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.53%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.98%) Windows
2 3 (1.60%) Linux
2 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.06%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Android
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (42.55%) SIEM
2 75 (39.89%) Security Operations
3 70 (37.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 68 (36.17%) Information Security
5 66 (35.11%) Security Architecture
6 57 (30.32%) Performance Management
6 57 (30.32%) Portfolio Management
6 57 (30.32%) Project Management
7 53 (28.19%) Test Strategy
8 31 (16.49%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (15.43%) Presales
10 26 (13.83%) ITIL
11 24 (12.77%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (11.17%) Risk Management
13 14 (7.45%) Data Protection
14 13 (6.91%) Identity Management
14 13 (6.91%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.38%) Security Management
15 12 (6.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 11 (5.85%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.66%) C
2 4 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.60%) SQL
4 2 (1.06%) Perl
4 2 (1.06%) VB
5 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 115 (61.17%) CISSP
2 84 (44.68%) Degree
3 59 (31.38%) IISP
4 35 (18.62%) CISM
5 24 (12.77%) CISA
6 14 (7.45%) CEH
7 13 (6.91%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.91%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.32%) CLAS
8 10 (5.32%) CREST Certified
9 4 (2.13%) CCSA
9 4 (2.13%) CCSE
9 4 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (2.13%) CISMP
10 3 (1.60%) SANS
11 2 (1.06%) CCNP
11 2 (1.06%) CHFI
11 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.06%) ECSA
11 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (53.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 85 (45.21%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.72%) ISO22301
4 6 (3.19%) ISO27002
4 6 (3.19%) ISO27005
5 4 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.60%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.06%) COBIT
8 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.06%) Snort
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (19.15%) QRadar
2 3 (1.60%) Nexpose
3 2 (1.06%) Proventia
4 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 57 (30.32%) Splunk
2 56 (29.79%) ArcSight
3 14 (7.45%) Intel Security
4 12 (6.38%) Forcepoint
5 10 (5.32%) Cisco
6 7 (3.72%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.60%) F5
7 3 (1.60%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.06%) Citrix
8 2 (1.06%) HP
8 2 (1.06%) LogRhythm
8 2 (1.06%) ScanSafe
8 2 (1.06%) VMware
9 1 (0.53%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (0.53%) IBM
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle
9 1 (0.53%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) Tripwire
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Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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