The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 592 638 667
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 39 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.090% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.094% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 15
Median salary £56,250 £53,750 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £65,750 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +34.14%
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
37738 42630 46106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.64% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32787 36087 38693
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +73 1 £52,500 -14.28%
Bromley - 1 £70,000 -
IT Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT 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 IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (48.10%) Information Security
2 30 (37.97%) CISSP
3 29 (36.71%) Finance
3 29 (36.71%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (27.85%) CISM
5 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (22.78%) Firewall
7 18 (22.78%) Presales
8 17 (21.52%) Security Management
8 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
8 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
9 13 (16.46%) PCI DSS
10 12 (15.19%) SIEM
10 12 (15.19%) PKI
10 12 (15.19%) CISA
10 12 (15.19%) Windows
10 12 (15.19%) LAN
11 11 (13.92%) Data Protection
11 11 (13.92%) Security Operations
11 11 (13.92%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (12.66%) CLAS
12 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.39%) Degree
14 8 (10.13%) Security Architecture
14 8 (10.13%) CRISC
14 8 (10.13%) Intel Security
14 8 (10.13%) ITIL
14 8 (10.13%) Identity Management
14 8 (10.13%) Threat Analysis

IT 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 3 (3.80%) IIS
1 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) Firewall
2 12 (15.19%) LAN
3 7 (8.86%) WAN
4 6 (7.59%) Network Security
5 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 3 (3.80%) MPLS
5 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.80%) VLAN
6 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Legal
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) PKI
2 11 (13.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) CESG
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.27%) EPoS
7 1 (1.27%) Fintech
7 1 (1.27%) iPad
7 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Information Security
2 29 (36.71%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (26.58%) Penetration Testing
4 18 (22.78%) Presales
5 17 (21.52%) Security Management
6 12 (15.19%) SIEM
7 11 (13.92%) Data Protection
7 11 (13.92%) Security Operations
8 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.13%) Data Loss Prevention
9 8 (10.13%) Fraud Detection
9 8 (10.13%) Identity Management
9 8 (10.13%) ITIL
9 8 (10.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 8 (10.13%) Security Architecture
9 8 (10.13%) Threat Analysis
10 6 (7.59%) Information Assurance
10 6 (7.59%) Malware Analysis
10 6 (7.59%) Network Design
10 6 (7.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) C
2 1 (1.27%) Perl
2 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) CISSP
2 22 (27.85%) CISM
3 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 17 (21.52%) Security Cleared
4 12 (15.19%) CISA
5 10 (12.66%) CLAS
6 9 (11.39%) Degree
7 8 (10.13%) CRISC
8 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.80%) CEH
9 3 (3.80%) IISP
10 2 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (2.53%) CISMP
10 2 (2.53%) PCI QSA
11 1 (1.27%) CHFI
11 1 (1.27%) CREST Certified
11 1 (1.27%) EC-Council LPT
11 1 (1.27%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (16.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) QRadar
1 2 (2.53%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Intel Security
2 6 (7.59%) Forcepoint
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
4 3 (3.80%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.80%) Splunk
5 2 (2.53%) Dell
5 2 (2.53%) Radware
5 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
5 2 (2.53%) Sophos
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec