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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 421 430 525
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +95
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 221 184 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 157 154 109
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £44,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
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 £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +10 37 £57,500 -9.44% 16
Bromley -7 6 £52,250 -30.33% 1
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 233 (63.32%) Information Security
2 121 (32.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 95 (25.82%) CISSP
4 90 (24.46%) Firewall
5 81 (22.01%) Finance
6 78 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (20.11%) SIEM
8 63 (17.12%) Penetration Testing
9 62 (16.85%) PCI DSS
10 58 (15.76%) CISM
10 58 (15.76%) CheckPoint
11 54 (14.67%) Risk Management
12 53 (14.40%) Juniper
13 50 (13.59%) Degree
13 50 (13.59%) Banking
13 50 (13.59%) Cyber Security
14 48 (13.04%) F5
15 43 (11.68%) CISA
15 43 (11.68%) Security Cleared
16 41 (11.14%) ITIL
16 41 (11.14%) Windows
17 39 (10.60%) Network Security
18 37 (10.05%) Retail
19 36 (9.78%) Games
20 35 (9.51%) Security Architecture
21 32 (8.70%) Websense
22 31 (8.42%) Manufacturing
22 31 (8.42%) Management Information System
22 31 (8.42%) PRINCE2
22 31 (8.42%) Blue Coat

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (2.72%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.82%) IIS
3 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.54%) Apache
4 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.63%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 90 (24.46%) Firewall
2 39 (10.60%) Network Security
3 11 (2.99%) Internet
4 10 (2.72%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.17%) LAN
5 8 (2.17%) WAN
6 7 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.63%) DNS
7 6 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.36%) MPLS
9 4 (1.09%) OSPF
9 4 (1.09%) BGP
9 4 (1.09%) VPN
9 4 (1.09%) DHCP
10 3 (0.82%) Wireless
10 3 (0.82%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (0.54%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.72%) Oracle Database
2 8 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
1 6 (1.63%) Eclipse
1 6 (1.63%) Bugzilla
1 6 (1.63%) CruiseControl
1 6 (1.63%) JIRA
1 6 (1.63%) Hudson
1 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.54%) Metasploit
General
1 81 (22.01%) Finance
2 50 (13.59%) Banking
3 37 (10.05%) Retail
4 36 (9.78%) Games
5 31 (8.42%) Manufacturing
6 16 (4.35%) Marketing
7 9 (2.45%) Local Government
8 8 (2.17%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.90%) Advertising
10 5 (1.36%) Legal
10 5 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.82%) Law
12 2 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.16%) SAML
2 17 (4.62%) Web Services
3 15 (4.08%) .NET
4 10 (2.72%) JMS
4 10 (2.72%) Spring
4 10 (2.72%) Ajax
4 10 (2.72%) Java SE
5 7 (1.90%) OAuth
5 7 (1.90%) OpenID
6 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 2 (0.54%) WSDL
7 2 (0.54%) Middleware
7 2 (0.54%) REST
7 2 (0.54%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.54%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.27%) XACML
8 1 (0.27%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.42%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.16%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.08%) CESG
5 13 (3.53%) CESG CLAS
6 11 (2.99%) RMADS
7 6 (1.63%) PKI
8 4 (1.09%) SCADA
8 4 (1.09%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.54%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.27%) Derivative
11 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.27%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.14%) Windows
2 23 (6.25%) Linux
3 11 (2.99%) UNIX
4 8 (2.17%) Debian
4 8 (2.17%) Ubuntu
4 8 (2.17%) Solaris
4 8 (2.17%) CentOS
5 5 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (63.32%) Information Security
2 78 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (20.11%) SIEM
4 63 (17.12%) Penetration Testing
5 54 (14.67%) Risk Management
6 50 (13.59%) Cyber Security
7 41 (11.14%) ITIL
8 35 (9.51%) Security Architecture
9 31 (8.42%) PRINCE2
10 28 (7.61%) Risk Assessment
11 27 (7.34%) Security Management
11 27 (7.34%) Business Development
12 22 (5.98%) Resource Management
13 20 (5.43%) Project Planning
14 18 (4.89%) ISMS
14 18 (4.89%) Business Continuity
14 18 (4.89%) TOGAF
15 17 (4.62%) Project Management
16 16 (4.35%) Information Security Management
16 16 (4.35%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.34%) Java
2 14 (3.80%) Shell Script
3 13 (3.53%) C
4 11 (2.99%) C++
5 10 (2.72%) C#
5 10 (2.72%) PHP
6 4 (1.09%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.82%) SQL
8 1 (0.27%) Python
8 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (25.82%) CISSP
2 58 (15.76%) CISM
3 50 (13.59%) Degree
4 43 (11.68%) CISA
4 43 (11.68%) Security Cleared
5 24 (6.52%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.25%) PCI QSA
7 22 (5.98%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (5.71%) CRISC
9 12 (3.26%) CCNP
10 10 (2.72%) CEH
11 9 (2.45%) CCIE
12 8 (2.17%) CCNA
12 8 (2.17%) OSCP
12 8 (2.17%) OSCE
13 4 (1.09%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.82%) CCSE
14 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.82%) GIAC
15 2 (0.54%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (32.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (16.85%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.45%) COBIT
4 6 (1.63%) QA
5 2 (0.54%) BS25999
5 2 (0.54%) GPG13
6 1 (0.27%) BS7799
6 1 (0.27%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.09%) Snort
3 4 (1.09%) Nmap
4 2 (0.54%) Squid
4 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
5 1 (0.27%) XenServer
5 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.27%) UAG
5 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.36%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 4 (1.09%) Nessus
4 3 (0.82%) WSUS
5 2 (0.54%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (15.76%) CheckPoint
2 53 (14.40%) Juniper
3 48 (13.04%) F5
4 32 (8.70%) Websense
5 31 (8.42%) Blue Coat
5 31 (8.42%) Fortinet
6 30 (8.15%) Oracle
7 20 (5.43%) Cisco
8 13 (3.53%) Microsoft
9 12 (3.26%) CA
10 11 (2.99%) Dell
11 8 (2.17%) IBM
11 8 (2.17%) SAP
11 8 (2.17%) VMware
12 5 (1.36%) McAfee
12 5 (1.36%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.36%) Trustwave
13 4 (1.09%) Sourcefire
13 4 (1.09%) Qualys
14 3 (0.82%) LANDesk
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley
Church International
Salary: £44k to £58k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package incl Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £30000 - £120000 Per Annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago