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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 608 617 610
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 31 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.061% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 44
Average salary £67,500 £61,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £72,750 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +57 6 £87,500 +52.17%
Canary Wharf - 3 £67,500 -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (100.00%) Information Security
2 49 (67.12%) CISSP
3 38 (52.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (41.10%) CISM
5 27 (36.99%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (34.25%) Finance
7 21 (28.77%) ITIL
8 18 (24.66%) Management Information System
9 17 (23.29%) CISA
9 17 (23.29%) Degree
10 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
11 15 (20.55%) Risk Management
12 14 (19.18%) Information Security Management
12 14 (19.18%) Security Management
12 14 (19.18%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (15.07%) ISMS
14 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
15 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
15 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.33%) CLAS
15 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
15 9 (12.33%) COBIT
16 8 (10.96%) Banking
16 8 (10.96%) Project Management
16 8 (10.96%) Windows
16 8 (10.96%) Security Architecture
17 7 (9.59%) Information Assurance
17 7 (9.59%) CESG Certified Professional
17 7 (9.59%) IIS

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (9.59%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) IaaS
1 1 (1.37%) PaaS
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Network Security
2 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.74%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Law
4 4 (5.48%) German Language
4 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
5 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Blog
5 1 (1.37%) CESG
5 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (36.99%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (28.77%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Risk Management
5 14 (19.18%) Information Security Management
5 14 (19.18%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (19.18%) Security Management
6 11 (15.07%) ISMS
7 10 (13.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
9 8 (10.96%) Project Management
9 8 (10.96%) Security Architecture
10 7 (9.59%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 7 (9.59%) Information Assurance
10 7 (9.59%) IT Governance
11 6 (8.22%) Data Governance
12 5 (6.85%) Business Continuity
12 5 (6.85%) Identity Access Management
12 5 (6.85%) Service Management
13 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
1 2 (2.74%) VB
2 1 (1.37%) C
2 1 (1.37%) C#
2 1 (1.37%) C++
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) PHP
2 1 (1.37%) Python
2 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (67.12%) CISSP
2 30 (41.10%) CISM
3 17 (23.29%) CISA
3 17 (23.29%) Degree
4 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
5 9 (12.33%) CLAS
5 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.59%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.22%) IISP
8 5 (6.85%) CCNP
9 4 (5.48%) CISMP
9 4 (5.48%) CREST Certified
9 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (5.48%) SANS
10 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.74%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (2.74%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (2.74%) CRISC
11 2 (2.74%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (52.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (21.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (12.33%) COBIT
4 2 (2.74%) BS25999
5 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Snort
3 1 (1.37%) XenApp
3 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nexpose
1 2 (2.74%) Proventia
1 2 (2.74%) QRadar
2 1 (1.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) CA
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix
4 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.74%) F5
4 2 (2.74%) McAfee
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) ScanSafe
5 1 (1.37%) Akamai
5 1 (1.37%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.37%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.37%) Qualys
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) SunGard
London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago