The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
England / London
Rank 552 609 615
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 24 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.071% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.074% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 24
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £88,500 £71,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%

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
31653 39094 39509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 96.17% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26857 33652 33572
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +42 2 £87,500 +25.00% 2
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Information Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Information Security
2 58 (64.44%) CISSP
3 56 (62.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (56.67%) CISM
5 43 (47.78%) CISA
6 41 (45.56%) Cybersecurity
7 37 (41.11%) Security Architecture
8 35 (38.89%) Risk Management
9 34 (37.78%) PCI DSS
10 29 (32.22%) Network Security
11 27 (30.00%) Finance
11 27 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
12 21 (23.33%) Data Protection
13 20 (22.22%) Degree
13 20 (22.22%) Management Information System
14 18 (20.00%) CRISC
14 18 (20.00%) Security Operations
15 17 (18.89%) Information Security Governance
15 17 (18.89%) COBIT
15 17 (18.89%) Information Assurance
16 15 (16.67%) IIS
16 15 (16.67%) IISP
17 14 (15.56%) SIEM
17 14 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
17 14 (15.56%) ITIL
17 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 13 (14.44%) Banking
18 13 (14.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 13 (14.44%) Firewall
18 13 (14.44%) Identity Access Management

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (7.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (32.22%) Network Security
2 13 (14.44%) Firewall
3 9 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Banking
3 9 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (7.78%) Law
5 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.22%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 10 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 8 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (8.89%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.33%) CESG
6 2 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Unix
1 7 (7.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Information Security
2 41 (45.56%) Cybersecurity
3 37 (41.11%) Security Architecture
4 35 (38.89%) Risk Management
5 27 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
6 21 (23.33%) Data Protection
7 18 (20.00%) Security Operations
8 17 (18.89%) Information Assurance
8 17 (18.89%) Information Security Governance
9 14 (15.56%) ITIL
9 14 (15.56%) SIEM
9 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (14.44%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (14.44%) Security Monitoring
11 11 (12.22%) Compliance Management
11 11 (12.22%) Performance Management
11 11 (12.22%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (12.22%) Risk and Compliance Management
12 10 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 58 (64.44%) CISSP
2 51 (56.67%) CISM
3 43 (47.78%) CISA
4 20 (22.22%) Degree
5 18 (20.00%) CRISC
6 15 (16.67%) IISP
7 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.56%) CEH
8 5 (5.56%) CISMP
9 4 (4.44%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (3.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.33%) ISEB
10 3 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (3.33%) SANS
11 2 (2.22%) EC-Council LPT
12 1 (1.11%) CLAS
12 1 (1.11%) GIAC
12 1 (1.11%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (62.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (37.78%) PCI DSS
3 17 (18.89%) COBIT
4 13 (14.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.33%) GDPR
6 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.11%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) ArcSight
1 11 (12.22%) Splunk
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) Cognizant
3 3 (3.33%) SunGard
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