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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Consultant
Rank 596 639 568
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -71
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 37 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.029% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.031% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 23
Average salary £60,000 £55,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -13.68%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +38 4 £61,250 -12.50% 1
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (44.12%) Information Security
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 22 (32.35%) Windows
3 22 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (30.88%) CISSP
4 21 (30.88%) Cyber Security
5 18 (26.47%) Java
6 15 (22.06%) Network Security
7 14 (20.59%) Ajax
7 14 (20.59%) Linux
7 14 (20.59%) SDLC
8 13 (19.12%) Static Code Analysis
8 13 (19.12%) HTML
8 13 (19.12%) Degree
8 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
9 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (16.18%) OWASP
10 11 (16.18%) CISM
10 11 (16.18%) Firewall
11 10 (14.71%) UNIX
12 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (11.76%) Banking
13 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
13 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
13 7 (10.29%) Security Architecture
13 7 (10.29%) Internet
13 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
14 6 (8.82%) Identity Management

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (4.41%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) Network Security
2 11 (16.18%) Firewall
3 7 (10.29%) Internet
4 4 (5.88%) DNS
4 4 (5.88%) DHCP
5 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.94%) VPN
6 2 (2.94%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) WAN
6 2 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Law
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) Advertising
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) Ajax
2 13 (19.12%) HTML
3 4 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) Blog
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) BYOD
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Information Security
2 21 (30.88%) Cyber Security
3 14 (20.59%) SDLC
4 13 (19.12%) Static Code Analysis
4 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
5 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (16.18%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (16.18%) OWASP
7 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 8 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.29%) Security Architecture
9 6 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.82%) Identity Management
10 5 (7.35%) ITIL
10 5 (7.35%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.88%) SIEM
11 4 (5.88%) Open Source
12 3 (4.41%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (4.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) Java
2 4 (5.88%) C
2 4 (5.88%) C#
2 4 (5.88%) C++
2 4 (5.88%) PHP
2 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) CISSP
2 13 (19.12%) Degree
3 11 (16.18%) CISM
4 4 (5.88%) CISMP
4 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.41%) CISA
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CRISC
6 1 (1.47%) CCSE
6 1 (1.47%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nessus
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) CheckPoint
1 5 (7.35%) Splunk
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.41%) Juniper
3 3 (4.41%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.47%) IronPort
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) CA
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.47%) Websense
5 1 (1.47%) Trustwave
5 1 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
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