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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 435 470 500
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 217 185 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 194 144 108
Average salary £65,000 £63,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £50,000 £41,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 +52 39 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Canary Wharf +13 14 £72,500 +7.40%
Hayes - 1 £42,500 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 210 (50.36%) Information Security
2 181 (43.41%) CISSP
3 137 (32.85%) Cybersecurity
4 128 (30.70%) Degree
5 126 (30.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 113 (27.10%) Network Security
7 91 (21.82%) CISM
8 83 (19.90%) PCI DSS
9 82 (19.66%) Finance
10 74 (17.75%) Security Architecture
11 63 (15.11%) Data Centre
12 62 (14.87%) Penetration Testing
13 58 (13.91%) Risk Management
13 58 (13.91%) Security Cleared
14 57 (13.67%) Vulnerability Management
15 55 (13.19%) SIEM
16 53 (12.71%) IIS
17 52 (12.47%) SC Cleared
18 51 (12.23%) IISP
18 51 (12.23%) Security Operations
18 51 (12.23%) Security Management
18 51 (12.23%) CISA
18 51 (12.23%) Project Management
19 50 (11.99%) Firewall
19 50 (11.99%) Presales
20 48 (11.51%) Splunk
20 48 (11.51%) Law
21 47 (11.27%) ArcSight
22 46 (11.03%) Security Operations Centre
23 38 (9.11%) Portfolio Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 53 (12.71%) IIS
2 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.48%) Apache
3 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.44%) SaaS
2 4 (0.96%) IaaS
3 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 113 (27.10%) Network Security
2 50 (11.99%) Firewall
3 16 (3.84%) Internet
4 15 (3.60%) VPN
5 14 (3.36%) BGP
5 14 (3.36%) WAN
6 13 (3.12%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (3.12%) OSPF
7 12 (2.88%) LAN
8 11 (2.64%) Wireless
9 10 (2.40%) TCP/IP
10 9 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (2.16%) IPsec
10 9 (2.16%) SAN
11 8 (1.92%) SSL
12 7 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (1.68%) MPLS
13 6 (1.44%) FCoE
14 5 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (1.20%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.72%) Big Data
2 2 (0.48%) MySQL
2 2 (0.48%) Redis
3 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.24%) AppScan
2 1 (0.24%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.24%) Paros
2 1 (0.24%) WebScarab
General
1 82 (19.66%) Finance
2 48 (11.51%) Law
3 19 (4.56%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.60%) Banking
5 14 (3.36%) Marketing
6 13 (3.12%) Legal
7 6 (1.44%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.44%) Retail
8 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.96%) German Language
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Games
10 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.08%) .NET
2 3 (0.72%) XMPP
3 2 (0.48%) CGI
3 2 (0.48%) JSON
3 2 (0.48%) REST
3 2 (0.48%) Web Services
4 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.24%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.24%) HTML
4 1 (0.24%) J2EE
4 1 (0.24%) LAMP
4 1 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.24%) Middleware
4 1 (0.24%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.11%) Data Centre
2 46 (11.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 38 (9.11%) Management Information System
4 32 (7.67%) Computer Science
5 29 (6.95%) Mathematics
6 23 (5.52%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.84%) CESG
9 9 (2.16%) Blog
10 8 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 7 (1.68%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.44%) CESG CLAS
13 5 (1.20%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.20%) Social Media
14 4 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
14 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.96%) PKI
15 3 (0.72%) Fintech
15 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.00%) Windows
2 22 (5.28%) Unix
3 14 (3.36%) Linux
4 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.24%) Android
6 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.24%) HPUX
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (50.36%) Information Security
2 137 (32.85%) Cybersecurity
3 74 (17.75%) Security Architecture
4 62 (14.87%) Penetration Testing
5 58 (13.91%) Risk Management
6 57 (13.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 55 (13.19%) SIEM
8 51 (12.23%) Project Management
8 51 (12.23%) Security Management
8 51 (12.23%) Security Operations
9 50 (11.99%) Presales
10 38 (9.11%) Performance Management
10 38 (9.11%) Portfolio Management
11 32 (7.67%) Information Security Management
11 32 (7.67%) Test Strategy
12 31 (7.43%) ITIL
13 26 (6.24%) Information Assurance
14 25 (6.00%) Data Protection
15 23 (5.52%) Risk Assessment
16 22 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.80%) Java
2 17 (4.08%) C
2 17 (4.08%) C#
3 16 (3.84%) C++
4 15 (3.60%) Python
5 14 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 13 (3.12%) PHP
7 6 (1.44%) Perl
8 4 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.96%) SQL
9 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.48%) VB
11 1 (0.24%) COBOL
11 1 (0.24%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 181 (43.41%) CISSP
2 128 (30.70%) Degree
3 91 (21.82%) CISM
4 58 (13.91%) Security Cleared
5 52 (12.47%) SC Cleared
6 51 (12.23%) CISA
6 51 (12.23%) IISP
7 33 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (7.43%) CLAS
9 29 (6.95%) CESG Certified Professional
10 24 (5.76%) CREST Certified
11 23 (5.52%) CCNP
12 20 (4.80%) SANS
13 16 (3.84%) CCSA
13 16 (3.84%) PCI QSA
14 15 (3.60%) CCSE
14 15 (3.60%) CEH
15 14 (3.36%) CRISC
15 14 (3.36%) OSCP
16 13 (3.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (30.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 83 (19.90%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.32%) COBIT
4 8 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.68%) JSP 440
5 7 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.44%) BS25999
7 5 (1.20%) QA
8 3 (0.72%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.48%) GCP
9 2 (0.48%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.24%) BS7799
10 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.24%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.24%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.24%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (2.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.44%) Snort
4 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.24%) XenApp
5 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (6.71%) QRadar
2 8 (1.92%) Nessus
3 4 (0.96%) SELinux
4 3 (0.72%) Nexpose
5 2 (0.48%) Proventia
6 1 (0.24%) EnCase
Vendors
1 48 (11.51%) Splunk
2 47 (11.27%) ArcSight
3 38 (9.11%) CheckPoint
4 37 (8.87%) Cisco
5 33 (7.91%) Palo Alto
6 29 (6.95%) Juniper
7 23 (5.52%) Blue Coat
8 20 (4.80%) F5
9 18 (4.32%) Intel Security
10 13 (3.12%) VMware
11 12 (2.88%) Forcepoint
12 11 (2.64%) Fortinet
13 8 (1.92%) Aruba
13 8 (1.92%) Microsoft
13 8 (1.92%) SAP
14 7 (1.68%) CA
14 7 (1.68%) Oracle
14 7 (1.68%) Riverbed
15 6 (1.44%) IBM
15 6 (1.44%) Qualys
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Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wimbledon
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Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pertemps IT
Salary: £80,000 to £110,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £90,000
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Salary: From £34,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
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London
Resource Solutions - FCA
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bens, car,
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive package + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per year
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Posted: 18 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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Hounslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits + Shift allowance
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