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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
England / London
Rank 562 614 626
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 21 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.086% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.090% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 22
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -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
31959 39084 39568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 96.15% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27021 33692 33443
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 £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +24 1 £100,000 +14.28% 1
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 78 (100.00%) Information Security
2 51 (65.38%) CISSP
3 44 (56.41%) CISM
3 44 (56.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (50.00%) CISA
5 30 (38.46%) Risk Management
5 30 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
6 28 (35.90%) Finance
7 27 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
8 26 (33.33%) Security Architecture
9 25 (32.05%) PCI DSS
10 23 (29.49%) Network Security
11 18 (23.08%) Data Protection
12 17 (21.79%) COBIT
12 17 (21.79%) Management Information System
13 16 (20.51%) Information Assurance
13 16 (20.51%) Degree
13 16 (20.51%) Information Security Governance
14 14 (17.95%) ITIL
14 14 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
14 14 (17.95%) CRISC
15 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (15.38%) Banking
16 12 (15.38%) IIS
16 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
16 12 (15.38%) IISP
16 12 (15.38%) Security Operations
17 11 (14.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 9 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
19 8 (10.26%) Compliance 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 12 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.49%) Network Security
2 8 (10.26%) Firewall
3 6 (7.69%) LAN
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) AppScan
1 3 (3.85%) Burp Suite
1 3 (3.85%) Paros
1 3 (3.85%) WebScarab
General
1 28 (35.90%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Law
3 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.26%) Mainframe
2 8 (10.26%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.97%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.28%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Information Security
2 30 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (38.46%) Risk Management
3 27 (34.62%) Risk Assessment
4 26 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 18 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 16 (20.51%) Information Assurance
6 16 (20.51%) Information Security Governance
7 14 (17.95%) ITIL
7 14 (17.95%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (15.38%) Security Operations
10 9 (11.54%) Security Monitoring
11 8 (10.26%) Compliance Management
11 8 (10.26%) Performance Management
11 8 (10.26%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (10.26%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 8 (10.26%) SIEM
12 7 (8.97%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 51 (65.38%) CISSP
2 44 (56.41%) CISM
3 39 (50.00%) CISA
4 16 (20.51%) Degree
5 14 (17.95%) CRISC
6 12 (15.38%) IISP
7 7 (8.97%) CEH
7 7 (8.97%) SANS
8 5 (6.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.85%) ISEB
9 3 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (2.56%) CISMP
10 2 (2.56%) GIAC
10 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.28%) CLAS
11 1 (1.28%) EC-Council LPT
11 1 (1.28%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (56.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (32.05%) PCI DSS
3 17 (21.79%) COBIT
4 11 (14.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.85%) GDPR
6 2 (2.56%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) ArcSight
1 8 (10.26%) Splunk
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) Cognizant
3 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) SunGard
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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