The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 572 637 578
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -59
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 41 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.043% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.046% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 37
Average salary £53,750 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £56,250 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.38%
Information 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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £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%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in London

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Information 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 Information Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 +36 8 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 51 (70.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (50.00%) CISSP
4 23 (31.94%) CISM
5 19 (26.39%) Cyber Security
6 18 (25.00%) ISMS
7 16 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 16 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (20.83%) Risk Management
9 14 (19.44%) Security Management
10 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 12 (16.67%) Degree
11 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.89%) Law
12 10 (13.89%) Banking
13 9 (12.50%) SaaS
13 9 (12.50%) CISA
14 8 (11.11%) Marketing
15 7 (9.72%) Network Security
15 7 (9.72%) Finance
16 6 (8.33%) Firewall
16 6 (8.33%) CRISC
16 6 (8.33%) SIEM
17 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
17 5 (6.94%) Risk Analysis
17 5 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
17 5 (6.94%) Advertising
17 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
17 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
17 5 (6.94%) LAN

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Network Security
2 6 (8.33%) Firewall
3 5 (6.94%) LAN
4 4 (5.56%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) MPLS
5 3 (4.17%) ATM
5 3 (4.17%) SDH
6 1 (1.39%) SAN
6 1 (1.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) VPN
General
1 10 (13.89%) Law
1 10 (13.89%) Banking
2 8 (11.11%) Marketing
3 7 (9.72%) Finance
4 5 (6.94%) Advertising
5 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) SCADA
4 1 (1.39%) RMADS
4 1 (1.39%) CESG
4 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (26.39%) Cyber Security
3 18 (25.00%) ISMS
4 16 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (20.83%) Risk Management
6 14 (19.44%) Security Management
7 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.33%) SIEM
9 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.94%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.56%) Information Security Management
10 4 (5.56%) Network Management
11 3 (4.17%) Business Development
11 3 (4.17%) Time Management
11 3 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (4.17%) DRM
12 2 (2.78%) BCP
12 2 (2.78%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) CISSP
2 23 (31.94%) CISM
3 12 (16.67%) Degree
4 9 (12.50%) CISA
5 6 (8.33%) CRISC
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (6.94%) CCNP
7 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.39%) CISMP
9 1 (1.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (70.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (4.17%) Juniper
1 3 (4.17%) Cisco
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.39%) Websense
London
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum Exceptional benefits (Details on r
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
PA Consulting
Posted: 16 days ago