The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / London
Rank 436 449 492
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 135 202 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 94 165 136
Median salary £64,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -

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
32051 38383 39535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.13% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27179 32953 33619
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 12 £75,000 +18.57% 4
Uxbridge - 4 £55,000 -
Hayes +4 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Canary Wharf -22 1 £62,500 -24.24%
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 177 (46.21%) Cybersecurity
2 175 (45.69%) Information Security
3 149 (38.90%) CISSP
4 112 (29.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 106 (27.68%) Finance
6 104 (27.15%) CISM
7 98 (25.59%) Security Architecture
8 90 (23.50%) CISA
9 89 (23.24%) Network Security
10 82 (21.41%) Degree
11 78 (20.37%) Firewall
12 73 (19.06%) PCI DSS
13 71 (18.54%) Risk Management
14 66 (17.23%) Penetration Testing
15 64 (16.71%) Windows
16 56 (14.62%) SIEM
16 56 (14.62%) Data Centre
16 56 (14.62%) Presales
16 56 (14.62%) Security Monitoring
17 54 (14.10%) Splunk
18 52 (13.58%) Risk Assessment
19 50 (13.05%) Security Operations
20 48 (12.53%) Management Information System
21 44 (11.49%) Unix
22 41 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
22 41 (10.70%) Identity Access Management
22 41 (10.70%) Data Protection
23 37 (9.66%) Security Cleared
23 37 (9.66%) Security Operations Centre
24 36 (9.40%) Linux

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (7.83%) IIS
2 6 (1.57%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.52%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.57%) MS Project
4 4 (1.04%) MS Office
4 4 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (1.31%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.09%) IaaS
4 7 (1.83%) PaaS
4 7 (1.83%) SaaS
5 2 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (23.24%) Network Security
2 78 (20.37%) Firewall
3 21 (5.48%) Internet
4 19 (4.96%) LAN
5 18 (4.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (3.13%) VPN
7 9 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (2.35%) DNS
7 9 (2.35%) FTP
7 9 (2.35%) HTTP
7 9 (2.35%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.09%) Wireless
9 7 (1.83%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.57%) tcpdump
11 5 (1.31%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.31%) Cisco Wireless
11 5 (1.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (1.04%) SMTP
12 4 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.61%) Big Data
2 8 (2.09%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.52%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 106 (27.68%) Finance
2 23 (6.01%) Banking
3 22 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (4.44%) Law
5 12 (3.13%) Retail
6 7 (1.83%) Legal
6 7 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.83%) Publishing
6 7 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.57%) Games
7 6 (1.57%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.22%) .NET
2 11 (2.87%) Web Services
3 5 (1.31%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.52%) SPNEGO
5 1 (0.26%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.26%) CGI
5 1 (0.26%) HTML
5 1 (0.26%) J2EE
5 1 (0.26%) OAuth
5 1 (0.26%) OpenID
5 1 (0.26%) RESTful
5 1 (0.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.62%) Data Centre
2 48 (12.53%) Management Information System
3 37 (9.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 18 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 14 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (2.61%) Mainframe
8 8 (2.09%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.09%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.83%) Blog
9 7 (1.83%) CESG
9 7 (1.83%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.57%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.57%) Online Games
10 6 (1.57%) PKI
11 5 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.71%) Windows
2 44 (11.49%) Unix
3 36 (9.40%) Linux
4 9 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.52%) VMS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (46.21%) Cybersecurity
2 175 (45.69%) Information Security
3 98 (25.59%) Security Architecture
4 71 (18.54%) Risk Management
5 66 (17.23%) Penetration Testing
6 56 (14.62%) Presales
6 56 (14.62%) Security Monitoring
6 56 (14.62%) SIEM
7 52 (13.58%) Risk Assessment
8 50 (13.05%) Security Operations
9 41 (10.70%) Data Protection
9 41 (10.70%) Identity Access Management
9 41 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (9.14%) Vulnerability Management
11 31 (8.09%) Security Management
12 27 (7.05%) ITIL
13 26 (6.79%) Business Development
14 23 (6.01%) Project Management
15 21 (5.48%) Data Loss Prevention
15 21 (5.48%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.53%) Java
2 22 (5.74%) C
3 20 (5.22%) C++
4 18 (4.70%) C#
4 18 (4.70%) PHP
5 16 (4.18%) VB.NET
6 9 (2.35%) Python
7 6 (1.57%) SQL
8 5 (1.31%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.04%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 149 (38.90%) CISSP
2 104 (27.15%) CISM
3 90 (23.50%) CISA
4 82 (21.41%) Degree
5 37 (9.66%) Security Cleared
6 35 (9.14%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (7.83%) IISP
8 28 (7.31%) SC Cleared
9 27 (7.05%) CRISC
10 22 (5.74%) CREST Certified
11 19 (4.96%) CCNP
12 18 (4.70%) CCSP
13 17 (4.44%) CESG Certified Professional
14 14 (3.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 14 (3.66%) CEH
15 13 (3.39%) CLAS
16 12 (3.13%) OSCP
17 10 (2.61%) CCSE
18 9 (2.35%) CCNA
18 9 (2.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (29.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (19.06%) PCI DSS
3 23 (6.01%) COBIT
3 23 (6.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.57%) ISO27002
4 6 (1.57%) QA
5 5 (1.31%) GDPR
6 3 (0.78%) RMADS
7 1 (0.26%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.26%) GPG13
7 1 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.26%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.52%) Snort
4 1 (0.26%) pfSense
4 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.09%) FortiGate
1 8 (2.09%) Nmap
2 7 (1.83%) QRadar
3 5 (1.31%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.52%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.52%) Nessus
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.26%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.26%) OpenVAS
6 1 (0.26%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.26%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (14.10%) Splunk
2 33 (8.62%) ArcSight
3 30 (7.83%) CheckPoint
4 28 (7.31%) Fortinet
4 28 (7.31%) Palo Alto
5 27 (7.05%) Cisco
6 20 (5.22%) Juniper
7 18 (4.70%) Microsoft
8 16 (4.18%) F5
9 12 (3.13%) Blue Coat
9 12 (3.13%) VMware
10 11 (2.87%) Intel Security
11 9 (2.35%) Oracle
11 9 (2.35%) Qualys
11 9 (2.35%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.35%) SAP
12 8 (2.09%) Citrix
12 8 (2.09%) Cyber-Ark
12 8 (2.09%) Sophos
13 6 (1.57%) Hortonworks
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ECS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum OTE + Competitive Base + Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago