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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 399 495 400
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -95
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 254 160 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 181 124 156
Average salary £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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 +17 31 £57,500 - 5
Canary Wharf +9 4 - -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 227 (46.90%) Information Security
2 167 (34.50%) CISSP
3 157 (32.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 141 (29.13%) Cyber Security
5 126 (26.03%) Finance
6 115 (23.76%) Firewall
7 97 (20.04%) CISM
8 92 (19.01%) Network Security
9 90 (18.60%) Cisco
10 83 (17.15%) Security Cleared
11 79 (16.32%) PCI DSS
12 73 (15.08%) Security Architecture
13 72 (14.88%) CheckPoint
14 69 (14.26%) Cisco Certification
14 69 (14.26%) Degree
15 67 (13.84%) Juniper
16 66 (13.64%) Management Information System
17 65 (13.43%) Penetration Testing
18 63 (13.02%) Risk Management
19 58 (11.98%) Cisco ASA
20 56 (11.57%) SC Cleared
21 55 (11.36%) CISA
22 53 (10.95%) Windows
22 53 (10.95%) Risk Assessment
23 51 (10.54%) Fortinet
24 50 (10.33%) Cisco PIX
25 44 (9.09%) Blue Coat
25 44 (9.09%) CCSE
26 42 (8.68%) Security Management
27 40 (8.26%) Java

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (2.07%) NetWeaver
2 7 (1.45%) IIS
3 6 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.24%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.24%) MS Office
2 4 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (2.48%) SAP GRC
2 10 (2.07%) SAP HCM
3 6 (1.24%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.93%) SaaS
2 10 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.07%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.24%) PaaS
4 6 (1.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (23.76%) Firewall
2 92 (19.01%) Network Security
3 58 (11.98%) Cisco ASA
4 50 (10.33%) Cisco PIX
5 39 (8.06%) NetScreen
6 35 (7.23%) Cisco ISE
7 24 (4.96%) LAN
8 22 (4.55%) VPN
8 22 (4.55%) Wireless
9 21 (4.34%) Internet
10 20 (4.13%) WAN
11 15 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (2.89%) DNS
13 10 (2.07%) DHCP
13 10 (2.07%) MPLS
14 9 (1.86%) TCP/IP
15 8 (1.65%) OSPF
15 8 (1.65%) BGP
16 7 (1.45%) NetScaler
17 6 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 7 (1.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 126 (26.03%) Finance
2 31 (6.40%) Banking
3 28 (5.79%) Retail
4 24 (4.96%) Marketing
5 22 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.93%) Law
7 7 (1.45%) Advertising
8 6 (1.24%) Legal
8 6 (1.24%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.83%) Electronics
10 4 (0.83%) Games
10 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.62%) German Language
11 3 (0.62%) Local Government
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.93%) Ajax
2 18 (3.72%) HTML
3 16 (3.31%) .NET
4 12 (2.48%) SAP Basis
5 7 (1.45%) Web Services
6 3 (0.62%) Middleware
7 2 (0.41%) JSP
8 1 (0.21%) SOAP
8 1 (0.21%) SAML
8 1 (0.21%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.21%) OAuth
8 1 (0.21%) REST
8 1 (0.21%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 39 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.69%) PKI
5 13 (2.69%) Cryptography
6 12 (2.48%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.07%) CESG
8 9 (1.86%) Cybercrime
9 8 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.45%) SCADA
10 7 (1.45%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
11 5 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
11 5 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.83%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.83%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 53 (10.95%) Windows
2 39 (8.06%) Linux
3 34 (7.02%) UNIX
4 3 (0.62%) Solaris
5 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (46.90%) Information Security
2 141 (29.13%) Cyber Security
3 73 (15.08%) Security Architecture
4 65 (13.43%) Penetration Testing
5 63 (13.02%) Risk Management
6 53 (10.95%) Risk Assessment
7 42 (8.68%) Security Management
8 40 (8.26%) Project Management
9 39 (8.06%) ITIL
10 35 (7.23%) Security Testing
11 34 (7.02%) Data Protection
12 31 (6.40%) SIEM
13 30 (6.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 30 (6.20%) Identity Management
14 27 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (5.58%) SDLC
15 25 (5.17%) Business Continuity
15 25 (5.17%) OWASP
16 23 (4.75%) ISMS
17 22 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (8.26%) Java
2 20 (4.13%) C
3 17 (3.51%) C#
4 13 (2.69%) C++
5 11 (2.27%) PHP
6 10 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.65%) SQL
8 4 (0.83%) Python
8 4 (0.83%) Perl
9 3 (0.62%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.41%) Ruby
11 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.21%) Tcl
11 1 (0.21%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 167 (34.50%) CISSP
2 97 (20.04%) CISM
3 83 (17.15%) Security Cleared
4 69 (14.26%) Degree
4 69 (14.26%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (11.57%) SC Cleared
6 55 (11.36%) CISA
7 44 (9.09%) CCSE
8 37 (7.64%) CCIE
9 34 (7.02%) CCNP
10 32 (6.61%) CRISC
11 27 (5.58%) PCI QSA
12 26 (5.37%) JNCIS
13 16 (3.31%) GIAC
14 12 (2.48%) CEH
15 10 (2.07%) JNCIP
16 9 (1.86%) CCNA
17 8 (1.65%) DV Cleared
18 7 (1.45%) OSCP
19 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (32.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (16.32%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.10%) HIPAA
4 13 (2.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (2.48%) BS25999
6 11 (2.27%) COBIT
7 8 (1.65%) QA
8 6 (1.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.83%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.41%) GPG13
11 1 (0.21%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.45%) Snort
5 3 (0.62%) RACF
5 3 (0.62%) XenServer
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.62%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.41%) Nessus
3 2 (0.41%) Nmap
3 2 (0.41%) SELinux
4 1 (0.21%) logstash
4 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (18.60%) Cisco
2 72 (14.88%) CheckPoint
3 67 (13.84%) Juniper
4 51 (10.54%) Fortinet
5 44 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 37 (7.64%) IronPort
7 36 (7.44%) Tufin
8 25 (5.17%) Oracle
9 21 (4.34%) SAP
10 18 (3.72%) VMware
11 17 (3.51%) Trustwave
12 14 (2.89%) F5
13 13 (2.69%) Microsoft
14 11 (2.27%) Splunk
15 9 (1.86%) Citrix
16 8 (1.65%) CA
16 8 (1.65%) Symantec
16 8 (1.65%) SonicWALL
16 8 (1.65%) Sourcefire
17 5 (1.03%) McAfee
South East London
Computer Sciences Corporation
Salary: Up to £65 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000- 70,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000- 100,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Circa
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £47,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Evolve IT Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago