The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 80 66 94
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.24% 1.96% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 2.04% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 3
Average salary £62,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £50,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,400 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
Information Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
784 783 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.15% 95.96% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 660 701 1075
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(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
Cheltenham -7 2 £62,000 +3.33%
Information Security Consultant
South West

Information Security Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (100.00%) CISM
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (90.00%) Business Development
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) SABSA
5 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (50.00%) CEH
5 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (50.00%) ISSAP
5 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (30.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) COBIT

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Business Development
3 5 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) SABSA
3 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) CISM
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) CEH
4 5 (50.00%) ISSAP
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT