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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 598 616 571
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -45
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 33 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.051% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 42
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £74,500 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
41405 43906 41833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.16% 93.53% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35392 36667 35123
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +17 3 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Paddington - 3 £52,500 -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 57 (72.15%) CISSP
3 55 (69.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (55.70%) CISM
5 25 (31.65%) CISA
5 25 (31.65%) Risk Management
6 21 (26.58%) Management Information System
6 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (26.58%) ISMS
7 18 (22.78%) PCI DSS
8 15 (18.99%) Finance
9 14 (17.72%) Cyber Security
10 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (15.19%) CCNP
10 12 (15.19%) CRISC
11 11 (13.92%) Degree
11 11 (13.92%) Business Continuity
11 11 (13.92%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (13.92%) Security Management
11 11 (13.92%) Firewall
12 9 (11.39%) Banking
13 8 (10.13%) ITIL
14 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
14 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
14 7 (8.86%) Network Security
15 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
15 6 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
15 6 (7.59%) SaaS
15 6 (7.59%) Security Architecture

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Firewall
2 7 (8.86%) Network Security
3 6 (7.59%) LAN
4 5 (6.33%) DHCP
4 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.33%) VPN
4 5 (6.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Banking
3 6 (7.59%) Law
4 5 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.59%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) Life Science
6 1 (1.27%) RMADS
6 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.27%) CESG
6 1 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) Information Security
2 25 (31.65%) Risk Management
3 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (26.58%) ISMS
4 14 (17.72%) Cyber Security
5 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.92%) Business Continuity
6 11 (13.92%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (13.92%) Security Management
7 8 (10.13%) ITIL
8 7 (8.86%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.59%) SIEM
9 6 (7.59%) IT Governance
9 6 (7.59%) Service Management
9 6 (7.59%) Information Security Management
9 6 (7.59%) Business Continuity Planning
9 6 (7.59%) Security Architecture
9 6 (7.59%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) C
1 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (72.15%) CISSP
2 44 (55.70%) CISM
3 25 (31.65%) CISA
4 12 (15.19%) CCNP
4 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (15.19%) CRISC
5 11 (13.92%) Degree
6 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) CISMP
7 5 (6.33%) GSEC
8 4 (5.06%) CEH
8 4 (5.06%) ISSAP
8 4 (5.06%) ISSEP
8 4 (5.06%) ISSMP
8 4 (5.06%) MBCS
8 4 (5.06%) CITP
8 4 (5.06%) ISACA
8 4 (5.06%) GCED
9 2 (2.53%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (69.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (22.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) RACF
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) CA
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.27%) VMware
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
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