The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 472 407 507
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +100
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 170 226 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.51% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 147 176 116
Average salary £61,500 £64,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £44,000 £40,125
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
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%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the London region.

Security Consultant Salary Trend in London

Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Security Consultant Salary Histogram in London

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 Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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
City of London -1 40 £57,500 -9.44% 6
Bromley - 4 £46,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +8 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 167 (55.48%) Information Security
2 96 (31.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (28.57%) CISSP
4 80 (26.58%) Finance
5 58 (19.27%) PCI DSS
6 57 (18.94%) Risk Management
7 55 (18.27%) Penetration Testing
8 54 (17.94%) Cyber Security
9 53 (17.61%) Degree
10 52 (17.28%) Firewall
11 49 (16.28%) CISM
11 49 (16.28%) Network Security
11 49 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 42 (13.95%) SIEM
13 40 (13.29%) Windows
14 32 (10.63%) Oracle
14 32 (10.63%) Management Information System
15 31 (10.30%) Security Architecture
16 30 (9.97%) Risk Assessment
17 28 (9.30%) CISA
17 28 (9.30%) Business Development
18 27 (8.97%) ITIL
19 26 (8.64%) SC Cleared
20 24 (7.97%) Banking
21 23 (7.64%) CheckPoint
21 23 (7.64%) Security Management
22 22 (7.31%) Java
22 22 (7.31%) PCI QSA
23 21 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
24 20 (6.64%) Linux

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.66%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (1.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.66%) IIS
4 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.99%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
2 1 (0.33%) IaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (17.28%) Firewall
2 49 (16.28%) Network Security
3 11 (3.65%) Internet
3 11 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.32%) LAN
4 10 (3.32%) WAN
4 10 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.33%) VPN
5 7 (2.33%) MPLS
6 6 (1.99%) OSPF
6 6 (1.99%) BGP
7 5 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.66%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.00%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.00%) Wireless
8 3 (1.00%) IPsec
9 2 (0.66%) VLAN
9 2 (0.66%) DNS
9 2 (0.66%) VoIP
9 2 (0.66%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.66%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.00%) Big Data
4 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (1.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (1.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (1.00%) JIRA
1 3 (1.00%) Hudson
1 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.66%) Metasploit
General
1 80 (26.58%) Finance
2 24 (7.97%) Banking
3 12 (3.99%) Advertising
4 11 (3.65%) Retail
5 10 (3.32%) Games
5 10 (3.32%) Local Government
6 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.33%) Law
7 5 (1.66%) Legal
7 5 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.33%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.33%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.98%) SAML
2 16 (5.32%) Web Services
3 12 (3.99%) .NET
4 8 (2.66%) OpenID
4 8 (2.66%) JMS
4 8 (2.66%) Spring
4 8 (2.66%) Ajax
4 8 (2.66%) Java SE
4 8 (2.66%) OAuth
5 5 (1.66%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 3 (1.00%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.66%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.33%) REST
8 1 (0.33%) XACML
8 1 (0.33%) SPML
8 1 (0.33%) WSDL
8 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.63%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.98%) CESG
3 16 (5.32%) CESG CLAS
4 15 (4.98%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.32%) RMADS
6 9 (2.99%) PKI
7 4 (1.33%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.33%) SCADA
8 3 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.66%) Statistics
9 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.33%) Derivative
10 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.29%) Windows
2 20 (6.64%) Linux
3 12 (3.99%) UNIX
4 8 (2.66%) Debian
4 8 (2.66%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.66%) Solaris
4 8 (2.66%) CentOS
5 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (55.48%) Information Security
2 57 (18.94%) Risk Management
3 55 (18.27%) Penetration Testing
4 54 (17.94%) Cyber Security
5 42 (13.95%) SIEM
6 31 (10.30%) Security Architecture
7 30 (9.97%) Risk Assessment
8 28 (9.30%) Business Development
9 27 (8.97%) ITIL
10 23 (7.64%) Security Management
11 19 (6.31%) PRINCE2
12 17 (5.65%) Project Management
12 17 (5.65%) Business Continuity
13 15 (4.98%) ISMS
14 14 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (4.32%) Information Security Management
16 12 (3.99%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (3.99%) Security Testing
17 10 (3.32%) Business Continuity Management
17 10 (3.32%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.31%) Java
2 12 (3.99%) Shell Script
3 9 (2.99%) C
4 7 (2.33%) C#
4 7 (2.33%) C++
4 7 (2.33%) PHP
5 4 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.33%) Python
6 1 (0.33%) SQL
6 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 86 (28.57%) CISSP
2 53 (17.61%) Degree
3 49 (16.28%) CISM
3 49 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 28 (9.30%) CISA
5 26 (8.64%) SC Cleared
6 22 (7.31%) PCI QSA
7 21 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.32%) CCNP
9 11 (3.65%) CCNA
10 9 (2.99%) CEH
11 8 (2.66%) OSCP
11 8 (2.66%) OSCE
12 7 (2.33%) CCIE
13 4 (1.33%) DV Cleared
14 3 (1.00%) CRISC
14 3 (1.00%) CCSE
14 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.00%) CCDP
14 3 (1.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (31.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (19.27%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.99%) COBIT
5 5 (1.66%) QA
6 2 (0.66%) GPG13
7 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.33%) Snort
4 2 (0.66%) Nmap
4 2 (0.66%) Squid
4 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) XenServer
5 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.33%) UAG
5 1 (0.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (3.32%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 4 (1.33%) Nessus
4 3 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.66%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.33%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (10.63%) Oracle
2 23 (7.64%) CheckPoint
3 20 (6.64%) Cisco
4 17 (5.65%) Juniper
5 16 (5.32%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.65%) Blue Coat
7 13 (4.32%) F5
8 11 (3.65%) Websense
8 11 (3.65%) CA
9 10 (3.32%) Fortinet
10 8 (2.66%) SAP
11 7 (2.33%) Dell
11 7 (2.33%) McAfee
12 6 (1.99%) IBM
13 5 (1.66%) VMware
13 5 (1.66%) Sourcefire
13 5 (1.66%) ArcSight
14 4 (1.33%) HP
15 3 (1.00%) Sophos
15 3 (1.00%) Symantec
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + comprehensive package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £75,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £62,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £65,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £50,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
N T T Com Security
Salary: £50,000 per annum bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago