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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 612 602 607
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 22 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.062% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.066% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 20
Average salary £56,500 £75,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.66% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
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
41277 42384 44909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.88% 93.95% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 35223 34844 38809
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 £75,000 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +18 5 £55,750 -7.08% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £67,500 -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 37 (51.39%) Information Security
2 23 (31.94%) Firewall
3 22 (30.56%) CISSP
3 22 (30.56%) Windows
4 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (22.22%) Linux
6 16 (22.22%) Juniper
6 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 16 (22.22%) Finance
7 15 (20.83%) CISM
8 14 (19.44%) F5
8 14 (19.44%) SIEM
9 12 (16.67%) CISA
9 12 (16.67%) Blue Coat
10 10 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
10 10 (13.89%) ITIL
11 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 9 (12.50%) Identity Management
11 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
11 9 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 8 (11.11%) Websense
12 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
13 7 (9.72%) Games
13 7 (9.72%) Banking
13 7 (9.72%) Retail
13 7 (9.72%) TOGAF

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (4.17%) IIS
1 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) Firewall
2 6 (8.33%) DNS
2 6 (8.33%) Network Security
3 5 (6.94%) DHCP
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Big Data
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.72%) Games
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) PKI
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.39%) CESG
5 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) UNIX
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Information Security
2 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.44%) SIEM
4 10 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (13.89%) ITIL
5 9 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 9 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.72%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.94%) Security Management
8 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.56%) OWASP
9 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.17%) IT Governance
11 2 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (2.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) C++
2 2 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) CISSP
2 15 (20.83%) CISM
3 12 (16.67%) CISA
4 7 (9.72%) CRISC
4 7 (9.72%) Degree
5 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) OSCP
6 2 (2.78%) OSCE
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) GIAC
6 2 (2.78%) GSEC
6 2 (2.78%) CEH
6 2 (2.78%) CISMP
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.78%) Postgraduate
6 2 (2.78%) CCNA
7 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) COBIT
4 1 (1.39%) QA
4 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Samba
2 1 (1.39%) Snort
2 1 (1.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 16 (22.22%) Juniper
2 14 (19.44%) F5
3 12 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 10 (13.89%) Fortinet
5 8 (11.11%) Websense
6 6 (8.33%) Dell
6 6 (8.33%) Symantec
6 6 (8.33%) McAfee
7 4 (5.56%) Qualys
8 2 (2.78%) Trustwave
8 2 (2.78%) Sophos
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Novell
9 1 (1.39%) Lotus
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Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago