The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Consultant
Rank 600 620 606
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 26 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.022% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.023% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 16
Average salary £52,500 £66,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% +44.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,850 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £76,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.91%
IT 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
40405 43045 41456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34072 35461 35117
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +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%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the London region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in London

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in London

IT 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 IT Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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 +9 7 £62,500 +16.27%
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title.

1 21 (45.65%) Information Security
2 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) Windows
3 14 (30.43%) Linux
4 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (26.09%) CISSP
6 11 (23.91%) Cyber Security
7 10 (21.74%) Security Testing
7 10 (21.74%) OWASP
7 10 (21.74%) Java
7 10 (21.74%) Firewall
8 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
8 9 (19.57%) Ajax
8 9 (19.57%) HTML
8 9 (19.57%) Static Code Analysis
9 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (17.39%) CISM
10 7 (15.22%) Network Security
11 6 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.87%) SQL
12 5 (10.87%) UNIX
12 5 (10.87%) ITIL
12 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
12 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
12 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (8.70%) SIEM
13 4 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (8.70%) Qualys
13 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) Network Security
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
1 9 (19.57%) Ajax
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Information Security
2 11 (23.91%) Cyber Security
3 10 (21.74%) OWASP
3 10 (21.74%) Security Testing
4 9 (19.57%) Risk Management
4 9 (19.57%) Static Code Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) SIEM
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.52%) Security Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.35%) Web Development
10 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.35%) Low Latency
10 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) CISSP
2 8 (17.39%) CISM
3 3 (6.52%) CISMP
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CISA
4 2 (4.35%) OSCP
4 2 (4.35%) OSCE
4 2 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (2.17%) GSEC
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
2 4 (8.70%) Juniper
2 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.70%) Symantec
2 4 (8.70%) McAfee
2 4 (8.70%) Qualys
3 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Trustwave
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) IronPort
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £50k-£55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago