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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Security Consultant
Rank 591 587 639
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 30 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.065% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.069% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 7
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +88.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,750 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £85,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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
Bromley - 4 £46,000 - 1
City of London - 4 £61,500 -
IT Security Consultant
England

IT Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) Information Security
4 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 8 (22.86%) CISSP
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (20.00%) SIEM
6 5 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (14.29%) Dell
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) CISM
7 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
7 4 (11.43%) CISA
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
7 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
7 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) UNIX
7 4 (11.43%) Linux
7 4 (11.43%) PKI
7 4 (11.43%) Network Security
7 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing

IT Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) DMZ
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.86%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.43%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Information Security
2 7 (20.00%) SIEM
3 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
4 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.71%) Security Management
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.86%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.86%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) CISSP
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CISM
3 4 (11.43%) CISA
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) Postgraduate
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CSSLP
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CRISC
6 1 (2.86%) GCED
6 1 (2.86%) GCIA
6 1 (2.86%) GSEC
6 1 (2.86%) GCIH
6 1 (2.86%) CCSE
6 1 (2.86%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Nmap
3 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Dell
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
2 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
2 3 (8.57%) Symantec
2 3 (8.57%) McAfee
2 3 (8.57%) Sophos
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Aruba
4 1 (2.86%) Trustwave
4 1 (2.86%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Novell
4 1 (2.86%) Lotus
4 1 (2.86%) Websense
London
Church International
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Church International
Salary: £44-55k pa + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago