The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 603 652 608
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 30 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.016% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.017% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,000 £72,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £88,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Cyber Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Cyber Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cyber Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Trend in London

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Cyber Security Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
City of London - 7 £47,500 -
Cyber Security Consultant
England

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 31 (72.09%) Information Security
3 27 (62.79%) CISSP
4 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
5 20 (46.51%) Degree
6 16 (37.21%) Network Security
7 15 (34.88%) CISM
8 13 (30.23%) CISA
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
9 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
10 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
10 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
11 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (20.93%) Windows
11 9 (20.93%) Security Testing
12 8 (18.60%) UNIX
13 7 (16.28%) Identity Management
13 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (16.28%) Security Management
13 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
13 7 (16.28%) GIAC
14 6 (13.95%) Java
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle
14 6 (13.95%) SCADA
14 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
14 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
14 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance
14 6 (13.95%) Protective Monitoring
14 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Network Security
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Local Government
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
2 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.95%) SCADA
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.63%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (11.63%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.33%) CESG
6 1 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 31 (72.09%) Information Security
3 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (20.93%) Security Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Identity Management
5 7 (16.28%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Security Management
6 6 (13.95%) Security Architecture
6 6 (13.95%) Information Assurance
6 6 (13.95%) Protective Monitoring
7 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
8 4 (9.30%) Data Governance
8 4 (9.30%) Malware Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) SIEM
9 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
3 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) CISSP
2 21 (48.84%) Security Cleared
3 20 (46.51%) Degree
4 15 (34.88%) CISM
5 13 (30.23%) CISA
6 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
7 7 (16.28%) GIAC
8 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
9 5 (11.63%) CRISC
10 2 (4.65%) ISSAP
11 1 (2.33%) GPEN
11 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (2.33%) CCNP
11 1 (2.33%) CCNA
11 1 (2.33%) EnCE
11 1 (2.33%) GCIH
11 1 (2.33%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) COBIT
2 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Juniper
2 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £45,000 - £100,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago