The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 864 814 836
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 38 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.040% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.043% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 47
Average salary £47,500 £50,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.40% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,700 £66,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -5.71%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Security Consultant
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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 -19 9 £45,500 -1.62% 2
London -57 9 £67,000 +24.65% 4
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
East of England -14 4 £31,000 -39.80%
East Midlands -20 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
North West -3 1 £57,500 +4.54% 2
IT Security Consultant
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IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 43 (51.81%) Firewall
2 32 (38.55%) Information Security
3 29 (34.94%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (27.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (26.51%) CISSP
5 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (24.10%) Network Security
7 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
8 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
9 17 (20.48%) Windows
10 16 (19.28%) UNIX
10 16 (19.28%) CheckPoint
10 16 (19.28%) SIEM
11 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (18.07%) VMware
11 15 (18.07%) Security Management
12 14 (16.87%) Finance
12 14 (16.87%) DNS
13 11 (13.25%) HTTP
13 11 (13.25%) LDAP
13 11 (13.25%) Validation
13 11 (13.25%) Blue Coat
14 10 (12.05%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (12.05%) Degree
14 10 (12.05%) SSL
14 10 (12.05%) DHCP
14 10 (12.05%) FTP
14 10 (12.05%) SMTP
14 10 (12.05%) Citrix
14 10 (12.05%) Juniper

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) Firewall
2 20 (24.10%) Network Security
3 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.87%) DNS
5 11 (13.25%) HTTP
5 11 (13.25%) LDAP
6 10 (12.05%) SSL
6 10 (12.05%) DHCP
6 10 (12.05%) FTP
6 10 (12.05%) SMTP
7 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.61%) Internet
9 1 (1.20%) Wireless
9 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.20%) LAN
9 1 (1.20%) WAN
9 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
3 2 (2.41%) JSP
4 1 (1.20%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.20%) RMADS
4 1 (1.20%) Derivative
4 1 (1.20%) Equities
4 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.48%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) UNIX
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
3 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) Information Security
2 29 (34.94%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (19.28%) SIEM
4 15 (18.07%) Security Management
5 11 (13.25%) Validation
6 10 (12.05%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (9.64%) Network Design
8 7 (8.43%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.23%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (7.23%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.82%) Project Management
11 4 (4.82%) ITIL
11 4 (4.82%) Information Assurance
12 3 (3.61%) Protective Monitoring
12 3 (3.61%) Vulnerability Management
13 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
13 2 (2.41%) Information Security Management
13 2 (2.41%) Data Security
13 2 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) CISSP
2 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) CISM
3 8 (9.64%) CISA
4 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.61%) CRISC
6 3 (3.61%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.41%) MCSE
7 2 (2.41%) MCITP
7 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.20%) GWAPT
8 1 (1.20%) GIAC
8 1 (1.20%) CEH
8 1 (1.20%) CCSE
8 1 (1.20%) CCIE
8 1 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (27.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 8 (9.64%) PCI DSS
3 4 (4.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.61%) GPG13
4 3 (3.61%) COBIT
5 2 (2.41%) QA
5 2 (2.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.20%) HIPAA
6 1 (1.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Cryoserver
2 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.28%) CheckPoint
3 15 (18.07%) VMware
4 11 (13.25%) Blue Coat
5 10 (12.05%) Citrix
5 10 (12.05%) Juniper
5 10 (12.05%) McAfee
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco
7 4 (4.82%) Symantec
7 4 (4.82%) IronPort
7 4 (4.82%) LogLogic
7 4 (4.82%) MobileIron
7 4 (4.82%) Trustwave
7 4 (4.82%) LogRhythm
7 4 (4.82%) ScanSafe
7 4 (4.82%) Stonesoft
7 4 (4.82%) PortSys
8 3 (3.61%) Sophos
9 1 (1.20%) Qualys
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle
Kent
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonuses, plus commission
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £550000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
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Posted: 7 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
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Salary: Sky Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago