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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 575 570 541
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 35 42 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.097% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 65
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
39358 40771 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33206 33384 35771
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +10 8 £57,500 +13.86%
Bromley +6 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 68 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (30.88%) Cyber Security
3 21 (30.88%) CISSP
4 17 (25.00%) CISM
5 13 (19.12%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 12 (17.65%) Security Management
7 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 10 (14.71%) Time Management
7 10 (14.71%) Business Development
7 10 (14.71%) Degree
8 9 (13.24%) CISA
9 8 (11.76%) Finance
9 8 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (11.76%) SIEM
9 8 (11.76%) CRISC
10 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
10 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
10 6 (8.82%) Cisco
11 5 (7.35%) Linux
11 5 (7.35%) Firewall
11 5 (7.35%) Information Security Management
11 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
11 5 (7.35%) Banking
11 5 (7.35%) Cryptography
11 5 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.35%) ISMS
11 5 (7.35%) Network Security

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
1 5 (7.35%) Network Security
2 4 (5.88%) MPLS
3 3 (4.41%) ATM
3 3 (4.41%) LAN
3 3 (4.41%) SDH
3 3 (4.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Advertising
4 3 (4.41%) Law
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) WSDL
1 2 (2.94%) Middleware
1 2 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Cryptography
2 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) SCADA
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.94%) RMADS
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) CESG
5 1 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Information Security
2 21 (30.88%) Cyber Security
3 13 (19.12%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (17.65%) Security Management
5 10 (14.71%) Risk Management
5 10 (14.71%) Business Development
5 10 (14.71%) Time Management
6 8 (11.76%) SIEM
6 8 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.35%) Information Security Management
7 5 (7.35%) ISMS
8 4 (5.88%) Network Management
9 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.41%) Security Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) DRM
10 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) CISSP
2 17 (25.00%) CISM
3 10 (14.71%) Degree
4 9 (13.24%) CISA
5 8 (11.76%) CRISC
6 2 (2.94%) GIAC
6 2 (2.94%) CEH
7 1 (1.47%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (36.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (17.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) COBIT
3 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco
2 4 (5.88%) Websense
3 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
3 3 (4.41%) Sourcefire
3 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
3 3 (4.41%) Juniper
3 3 (4.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (4.41%) F5
3 3 (4.41%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.94%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.94%) Q1 Labs
4 2 (2.94%) CA
4 2 (2.94%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.94%) Qualys
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