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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank - 86 68
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 0 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.33% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Average salary - £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
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
890 876 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.49% 96.37% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 746 722 718
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) OWASP
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) CISMP
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) RMADS
4 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) CESG
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OWASP
2 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
2 2 (50.00%) CISMP
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001