The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 501 437 500
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 161 177 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 103 149 138
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Security Consultant
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 45 £57,500 -17.85% 7
Canary Wharf - 2 £85,000 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 180 (61.64%) Information Security
2 130 (44.52%) CISSP
3 104 (35.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (32.19%) CISM
5 72 (24.66%) Risk Management
6 67 (22.95%) Firewall
6 67 (22.95%) Network Security
7 65 (22.26%) CISA
8 60 (20.55%) Security Management
9 58 (19.86%) PCI DSS
10 49 (16.78%) Degree
11 46 (15.75%) Security Cleared
12 45 (15.41%) Penetration Testing
13 42 (14.38%) Risk Assessment
14 39 (13.36%) Finance
15 38 (13.01%) SIEM
16 37 (12.67%) Cyber Security
17 36 (12.33%) Management Information System
18 34 (11.64%) ITIL
19 31 (10.62%) Information Assurance
20 29 (9.93%) Business Continuity
21 28 (9.59%) Cisco
22 27 (9.25%) Security Architecture
23 26 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
24 25 (8.56%) Windows
25 24 (8.22%) Project Management
25 24 (8.22%) COBIT
26 23 (7.88%) Microsoft
26 23 (7.88%) Business Continuity Management
27 22 (7.53%) SC Cleared

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.40%) SaaS
2 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (22.95%) Firewall
1 67 (22.95%) Network Security
2 17 (5.82%) TCP/IP
2 17 (5.82%) VPN
3 16 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (4.79%) BGP
5 13 (4.45%) IPsec
5 13 (4.45%) OSPF
5 13 (4.45%) LAN
5 13 (4.45%) WAN
6 12 (4.11%) VoIP
6 12 (4.11%) MPLS
6 12 (4.11%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (4.11%) Unified Communications
7 9 (3.08%) Internet
8 7 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.40%) IPv6
9 4 (1.37%) Wireless
10 3 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 4 (1.37%) Big Data
2 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Metasploit
General
1 39 (13.36%) Finance
2 20 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.79%) Banking
4 10 (3.42%) Law
5 9 (3.08%) Advertising
6 8 (2.74%) Local Government
7 7 (2.40%) Publishing
7 7 (2.40%) Legal
8 5 (1.71%) Retail
9 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.03%) Games
11 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.68%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.11%) SAML
2 7 (2.40%) Web Services
3 6 (2.05%) OAuth
3 6 (2.05%) OpenID
4 4 (1.37%) XACML
4 4 (1.37%) SPML
5 2 (0.68%) .NET
5 2 (0.68%) Middleware
6 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 1 (0.34%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.34%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.33%) Management Information System
2 22 (7.53%) CESG
3 21 (7.19%) CESG CLAS
4 16 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.48%) PKI
5 12 (4.11%) RMADS
5 12 (4.11%) Digital Media
6 10 (3.42%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.37%) Open Source
7 4 (1.37%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.03%) PMI
9 2 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.68%) Statistics
9 2 (0.68%) Derivative
9 2 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.34%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.56%) Windows
2 8 (2.74%) Linux
3 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (1.71%) UNIX
5 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.68%) Solaris
6 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (61.64%) Information Security
2 72 (24.66%) Risk Management
3 60 (20.55%) Security Management
4 45 (15.41%) Penetration Testing
5 42 (14.38%) Risk Assessment
6 38 (13.01%) SIEM
7 37 (12.67%) Cyber Security
8 34 (11.64%) ITIL
9 31 (10.62%) Information Assurance
10 29 (9.93%) Business Continuity
11 27 (9.25%) Security Architecture
12 24 (8.22%) Project Management
13 23 (7.88%) Business Continuity Management
14 21 (7.19%) Ethical Hacking
14 21 (7.19%) Benchmarking
15 20 (6.85%) Information Security Management
16 15 (5.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 15 (5.14%) GAP Analysis
17 14 (4.79%) Business Development
18 13 (4.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.08%) Java
2 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.34%) C
2 1 (0.34%) C#
2 1 (0.34%) C++
2 1 (0.34%) Perl
2 1 (0.34%) PHP
2 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 130 (44.52%) CISSP
2 94 (32.19%) CISM
3 65 (22.26%) CISA
4 49 (16.78%) Degree
5 46 (15.75%) Security Cleared
6 26 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (7.53%) SC Cleared
8 21 (7.19%) PCI QSA
8 21 (7.19%) CCNA
9 17 (5.82%) CCIE
10 16 (5.48%) CCNP
11 12 (4.11%) CCSP
11 12 (4.11%) CCDP
11 12 (4.11%) CCSA
11 12 (4.11%) CEH
12 10 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (3.08%) DV Cleared
13 9 (3.08%) GIAC
14 8 (2.74%) GSEC
15 7 (2.40%) GCED
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (35.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (19.86%) PCI DSS
3 24 (8.22%) COBIT
4 7 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.71%) QA
5 5 (1.71%) BS7799
6 2 (0.68%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.34%) BS25999
System Software
1 11 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.74%) Forefront TMG
2 8 (2.74%) UAG
3 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.68%) Nmap
4 2 (0.68%) Snort
5 1 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.34%) XenServer
5 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.05%) Nessus
3 3 (1.03%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Cryoserver
5 1 (0.34%) MIIS
5 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (9.59%) Cisco
2 23 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.53%) Blue Coat
4 18 (6.16%) Juniper
4 18 (6.16%) F5
5 16 (5.48%) CheckPoint
6 15 (5.14%) Oracle
7 10 (3.42%) Websense
8 9 (3.08%) CA
9 8 (2.74%) McAfee
10 6 (2.05%) Sourcefire
11 5 (1.71%) Splunk
11 5 (1.71%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.71%) Symantec
12 4 (1.37%) Citrix
12 4 (1.37%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.03%) Sophos
13 3 (1.03%) VMware
13 3 (1.03%) HP
14 2 (0.68%) SAP
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65k - 70k per year + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonuses, plus commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Theale/ London
NTT Com Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis IT
Salary: £65000 - £550000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + superb career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Accenture
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, 30 Days hol+more
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + Pension,30 Days hol+more
Posted: 18 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Sky
Salary: Sky Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago