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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 616 609 633
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 29 44 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.11% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.11% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 19
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £57,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +17.94%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Canary Wharf +2 3 £67,500 -
City of London +43 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 47 (59.49%) CISSP
2 37 (46.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (45.57%) Degree
3 36 (45.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 35 (44.30%) Security Operations
4 35 (44.30%) Security Operations Centre
4 35 (44.30%) PCI DSS
5 34 (43.04%) IIS
5 34 (43.04%) Data Centre
5 34 (43.04%) IISP
6 33 (41.77%) Security Architecture
7 32 (40.51%) Splunk
7 32 (40.51%) Portfolio Management
7 32 (40.51%) Performance Management
8 31 (39.24%) Project Management
8 31 (39.24%) ArcSight
9 29 (36.71%) Test Strategy
9 29 (36.71%) Law
10 26 (32.91%) Information Security
11 25 (31.65%) SIEM
12 23 (29.11%) Network Security
13 20 (25.32%) QRadar
14 17 (21.52%) Presales
15 14 (17.72%) CISM
16 13 (16.46%) Intel Security
17 12 (15.19%) Forcepoint
18 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
19 9 (11.39%) Finance
19 9 (11.39%) ITIL
20 8 (10.13%) CISA

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 34 (43.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (29.11%) Network Security
2 6 (7.59%) LAN
3 5 (6.33%) Firewall
3 5 (6.33%) WAN
4 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.53%) DHCP
5 2 (2.53%) DNS
5 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.27%) FCoE
6 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Big Data
1 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
General
1 29 (36.71%) Law
2 9 (11.39%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.53%) German Language
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Security Operations Centre
2 34 (43.04%) Data Centre
3 11 (13.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) CESG
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Android
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) Unix
2 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Vulnerability Management
2 35 (44.30%) Security Operations
3 33 (41.77%) Security Architecture
4 32 (40.51%) Performance Management
4 32 (40.51%) Portfolio Management
5 31 (39.24%) Project Management
6 29 (36.71%) Test Strategy
7 26 (32.91%) Information Security
8 25 (31.65%) SIEM
9 17 (21.52%) Presales
10 9 (11.39%) ITIL
11 8 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (10.13%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (8.86%) Risk Assessment
12 7 (8.86%) Security Management
13 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (6.33%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
15 4 (5.06%) ITIL V3
15 4 (5.06%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.53%) VB
2 1 (1.27%) Java
2 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (59.49%) CISSP
2 36 (45.57%) Degree
3 34 (43.04%) IISP
4 14 (17.72%) CISM
5 8 (10.13%) CISA
6 4 (5.06%) CCSA
6 4 (5.06%) CCSE
7 3 (3.80%) CEH
7 3 (3.80%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (2.53%) CHFI
8 2 (2.53%) CISMP
8 2 (2.53%) ECSA
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.27%) CCNP
9 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.27%) CLAS
9 1 (1.27%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (46.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (44.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.80%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Snort
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) QRadar
2 3 (3.80%) Nexpose
3 2 (2.53%) Proventia
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Splunk
2 31 (39.24%) ArcSight
3 13 (16.46%) Intel Security
4 12 (15.19%) Forcepoint
5 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.59%) Cisco
7 3 (3.80%) F5
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix
8 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.53%) ScanSafe
9 1 (1.27%) Aruba
9 1 (1.27%) HP
9 1 (1.27%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.27%) Meraki
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle
9 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.27%) Rapid7
9 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.27%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.27%) VMware
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago