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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 602 647 596
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 31 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.010% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.011% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 8
Average salary £57,500 £78,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.98% -7.35%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.38%
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
41415 45451 41396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.51% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35104 38227 34621
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
(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
City of London +25 9 £55,000 - 1
Cyber Security Consultant
England

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 62 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 39 (62.90%) Information Security
3 34 (54.84%) CISSP
4 24 (38.71%) CISM
5 23 (37.10%) Degree
5 23 (37.10%) Security Cleared
6 20 (32.26%) CISA
7 17 (27.42%) Network Security
8 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (24.19%) Security Testing
9 15 (24.19%) Finance
10 13 (20.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (20.97%) Windows
10 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
11 12 (19.35%) UNIX
11 12 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (19.35%) GIAC
12 10 (16.13%) Identity Management
12 10 (16.13%) Java
13 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) C
13 9 (14.52%) Information Assurance
13 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
13 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
13 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
14 8 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
14 8 (12.90%) CRISC
14 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
14 8 (12.90%) ITIL

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.42%) Network Security
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Marketing
3 4 (6.45%) Local Government
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.68%) SCADA
3 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Cryptography
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.23%) PKI
6 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 39 (62.90%) Information Security
3 15 (24.19%) Security Testing
4 13 (20.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 12 (19.35%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (16.13%) Identity Management
7 9 (14.52%) Data Protection
7 9 (14.52%) Information Assurance
8 8 (12.90%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
9 7 (11.29%) Malware Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.68%) Security Architecture
11 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
11 5 (8.06%) Target Operating Model
12 4 (6.45%) Data Governance
12 4 (6.45%) Analytics
12 4 (6.45%) Security Management
12 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 9 (14.52%) C
3 6 (9.68%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) C++
3 6 (9.68%) PHP
3 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (54.84%) CISSP
2 24 (38.71%) CISM
3 23 (37.10%) Degree
3 23 (37.10%) Security Cleared
4 20 (32.26%) CISA
5 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
6 12 (19.35%) GIAC
7 8 (12.90%) CRISC
8 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
9 5 (8.06%) CEH
10 3 (4.84%) OSCP
11 2 (3.23%) OSWP
11 2 (3.23%) CGEIT
11 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.61%) EnCE
12 1 (1.61%) GCIH
12 1 (1.61%) GCFA
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.61%) CCNP
12 1 (1.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.90%) PCI DSS
3 6 (9.68%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco
3 1 (1.61%) Juniper
3 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.61%) Fortinet
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum + competitive
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago