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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 583 573 560
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 22 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 58
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +14.00%
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
38723 40108 42896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.81% 93.87% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32936 32826 36922
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +5 8 £57,500 -16.05%
Bromley +21 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 54 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (25.93%) Cyber Security
3 13 (24.07%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (20.37%) Time Management
4 11 (20.37%) Business Development
4 11 (20.37%) CISSP
5 10 (18.52%) CISM
6 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.96%) Finance
9 6 (11.11%) Degree
9 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 5 (9.26%) SIEM
10 5 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (9.26%) Cryptography
10 5 (9.26%) Security Management
10 5 (9.26%) Cisco
11 4 (7.41%) Linux
11 4 (7.41%) CISA
11 4 (7.41%) Firewall
11 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
11 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (7.41%) CRISC
12 3 (5.56%) F5
12 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
12 3 (5.56%) Blue Coat
12 3 (5.56%) LogRhythm
12 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
12 3 (5.56%) Risk Assessment

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Network Security
2 2 (3.70%) ATM
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
2 2 (3.70%) SDH
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) WSDL
1 2 (3.70%) Middleware
1 2 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.70%) SCADA
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) CESG
3 2 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (3.70%) RMADS
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (25.93%) Cyber Security
3 13 (24.07%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (20.37%) Time Management
4 11 (20.37%) Business Development
5 8 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Security Management
6 5 (9.26%) SIEM
7 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Information Security Management
9 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.70%) ITIL
9 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.70%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) CISSP
2 10 (18.52%) CISM
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) CISA
4 4 (7.41%) CRISC
5 2 (3.70%) GIAC
5 2 (3.70%) CEH
6 1 (1.85%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.70%) COBIT
4 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco
2 3 (5.56%) Websense
2 3 (5.56%) Blue Coat
2 3 (5.56%) Sourcefire
2 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
2 3 (5.56%) F5
2 3 (5.56%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.70%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.70%) Q1 Labs
3 2 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 2 (3.70%) Qualys
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Juniper
3 2 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (3.70%) CA
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