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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Security Consultant
Rank 599 598 588
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 25 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.040% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.042% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 26
Average salary £58,750 £62,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +30.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
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 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 11 £60,000 +29.03% 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 23 January 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 37 (49.33%) Information Security
2 27 (36.00%) Firewall
3 22 (29.33%) Windows
3 22 (29.33%) CISSP
4 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.33%) Finance
6 18 (24.00%) Juniper
6 18 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 18 (24.00%) Linux
6 18 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (20.00%) CISM
8 14 (18.67%) F5
8 14 (18.67%) SIEM
9 13 (17.33%) Blue Coat
10 12 (16.00%) CISA
11 11 (14.67%) Identity Management
11 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
11 11 (14.67%) Fortinet
12 10 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
12 10 (13.33%) ITIL
13 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
13 8 (10.67%) Websense
13 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
13 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
13 8 (10.67%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (10.67%) Banking
14 7 (9.33%) Retail
14 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
14 7 (9.33%) Management Information System

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.67%) IIS
1 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) DHCP
2 7 (9.33%) DNS
3 4 (5.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Big Data
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Games
4 4 (5.33%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.33%) CESG
4 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.33%) Windows
2 18 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (49.33%) Information Security
2 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) SIEM
4 11 (14.67%) Identity Management
5 10 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (13.33%) Security Architecture
5 10 (13.33%) ITIL
6 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.67%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (9.33%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.67%) Security Management
9 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.33%) OWASP
10 3 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.00%) IT Governance
11 2 (2.67%) Project Management
11 2 (2.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) C++
2 2 (2.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) CISSP
2 15 (20.00%) CISM
3 12 (16.00%) CISA
4 7 (9.33%) CRISC
5 6 (8.00%) Degree
6 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CISMP
7 2 (2.67%) Postgraduate
7 2 (2.67%) GIAC
7 2 (2.67%) GSEC
7 2 (2.67%) CEH
7 2 (2.67%) OSCP
7 2 (2.67%) OSCE
8 1 (1.33%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) COBIT
4 1 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Juniper
1 18 (24.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (18.67%) F5
3 13 (17.33%) Blue Coat
4 11 (14.67%) Fortinet
5 8 (10.67%) Websense
6 6 (8.00%) Dell
7 4 (5.33%) Symantec
7 4 (5.33%) McAfee
7 4 (5.33%) Qualys
8 3 (4.00%) Trustwave
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle
10 1 (1.33%) IronPort
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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