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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 467 482 415
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 153 132 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 120 106 194
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £41,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 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
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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 +26 35 £62,500 +13.63% 7
Canary Wharf +23 3 £67,500 -25.00%
Bromley +21 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 219 (55.73%) Information Security
2 113 (28.75%) CISSP
3 111 (28.24%) Firewall
4 101 (25.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 84 (21.37%) Juniper
6 83 (21.12%) CheckPoint
7 73 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (17.81%) SIEM
9 69 (17.56%) F5
9 69 (17.56%) Cisco
10 61 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
10 61 (15.52%) Security Architecture
11 59 (15.01%) Cyber Security
12 58 (14.76%) Finance
12 58 (14.76%) Network Security
13 57 (14.50%) CISM
14 51 (12.98%) PCI DSS
15 46 (11.70%) Fortinet
16 44 (11.20%) Degree
17 41 (10.43%) Blue Coat
17 41 (10.43%) Banking
17 41 (10.43%) Risk Management
17 41 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
18 40 (10.18%) Windows
18 40 (10.18%) Security Cleared
19 37 (9.41%) Linux
20 36 (9.16%) Retail
21 34 (8.65%) CISA
22 33 (8.40%) ITIL
22 33 (8.40%) Manufacturing

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
1 5 (1.27%) IIS
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.05%) MS Office
3 11 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) RMDS
2 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.25%) PaaS
2 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (28.24%) Firewall
2 58 (14.76%) Network Security
3 21 (5.34%) VPN
4 19 (4.83%) DNS
5 18 (4.58%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (4.07%) DHCP
6 16 (4.07%) Wireless
7 15 (3.82%) LAN
7 15 (3.82%) WAN
8 12 (3.05%) TCP/IP
9 11 (2.80%) BGP
9 11 (2.80%) MPLS
9 11 (2.80%) OSPF
10 10 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (2.29%) Wireshark
12 8 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (1.78%) IPsec
14 5 (1.27%) SSL
14 5 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Visual Studio
1 5 (1.27%) Eclipse
1 5 (1.27%) JIRA
1 5 (1.27%) Bugzilla
1 5 (1.27%) CruiseControl
1 5 (1.27%) Hudson
1 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
General
1 58 (14.76%) Finance
2 41 (10.43%) Banking
3 36 (9.16%) Retail
4 33 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 33 (8.40%) Games
5 20 (5.09%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.07%) Marketing
7 15 (3.82%) Law
8 6 (1.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.51%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.80%) SAML
2 8 (2.04%) .NET
3 7 (1.78%) Ajax
4 6 (1.53%) REST
4 6 (1.53%) OAuth
4 6 (1.53%) Web Services
5 5 (1.27%) WSDL
5 5 (1.27%) Middleware
5 5 (1.27%) OpenID
6 4 (1.02%) Spring
6 4 (1.02%) Java SE
6 4 (1.02%) JMS
7 3 (0.76%) HTML
8 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 2 (0.51%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.36%) Management Information System
2 22 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.54%) Cryptography
3 10 (2.54%) CCTV
4 9 (2.29%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.78%) CESG
5 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.53%) CESG CLAS
6 6 (1.53%) SCADA
6 6 (1.53%) PKI
7 4 (1.02%) RMADS
8 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.25%) Blog
9 1 (0.25%) Open Source
9 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.25%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.25%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.18%) Windows
2 37 (9.41%) Linux
3 12 (3.05%) UNIX
4 3 (0.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.76%) Debian
4 3 (0.76%) CentOS
5 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (55.73%) Information Security
2 73 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (17.81%) SIEM
4 61 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
4 61 (15.52%) Security Architecture
5 59 (15.01%) Cyber Security
6 41 (10.43%) Risk Management
7 33 (8.40%) ITIL
8 27 (6.87%) Security Management
9 26 (6.62%) TOGAF
10 24 (6.11%) Project Planning
10 24 (6.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 23 (5.85%) Resource Management
12 22 (5.60%) Project Management
13 20 (5.09%) Business Development
14 19 (4.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 19 (4.83%) PRINCE2
15 18 (4.58%) Identity Management
16 17 (4.33%) Risk Assessment
16 17 (4.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.33%) Java
2 16 (4.07%) SQL
3 11 (2.80%) C
4 8 (2.04%) C++
4 8 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.78%) C#
6 6 (1.53%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 113 (28.75%) CISSP
2 57 (14.50%) CISM
3 44 (11.20%) Degree
4 41 (10.43%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (10.18%) Security Cleared
6 34 (8.65%) CISA
7 30 (7.63%) CCIE
8 25 (6.36%) CCNP
9 24 (6.11%) PCI QSA
9 24 (6.11%) CRISC
10 22 (5.60%) SC Cleared
11 13 (3.31%) GIAC
12 9 (2.29%) CEH
13 8 (2.04%) CCNA
14 7 (1.78%) OSCP
14 7 (1.78%) OSCE
15 6 (1.53%) DV Cleared
16 5 (1.27%) CCSA
16 5 (1.27%) CCSE
17 4 (1.02%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (25.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (12.98%) PCI DSS
3 19 (4.83%) QA
4 5 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.02%) COBIT
6 3 (0.76%) BS25999
7 2 (0.51%) GPG13
8 1 (0.25%) SLA
8 1 (0.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 15 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.29%) Snort
4 3 (0.76%) XenServer
4 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) Nmap
5 2 (0.51%) Squid
6 1 (0.25%) NFS
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.76%) logstash
3 2 (0.51%) WSUS
3 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.25%) Nessus
4 1 (0.25%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 84 (21.37%) Juniper
2 83 (21.12%) CheckPoint
3 69 (17.56%) F5
3 69 (17.56%) Cisco
4 46 (11.70%) Fortinet
5 41 (10.43%) Blue Coat
6 28 (7.12%) Websense
7 24 (6.11%) Microsoft
8 15 (3.82%) VMware
9 11 (2.80%) Oracle
10 9 (2.29%) Citrix
10 9 (2.29%) Dell
11 8 (2.04%) ArcSight
11 8 (2.04%) Sourcefire
12 7 (1.78%) McAfee
12 7 (1.78%) Splunk
13 6 (1.53%) Qualys
14 5 (1.27%) IBM
14 5 (1.27%) HP
14 5 (1.27%) Symantec
City, London
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum depending on skill set and length of
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + £6,600 Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Circa £100K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + Circa £150K total package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £50k-£55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sytel Reply
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 17.5% flexible benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 17.5% flexible benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago