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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 355 421 531
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +110
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 339 263 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.61% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 256 186 115
Average salary £65,000 £58,875 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.40% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £78,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +42 42 £52,500 -3.66% 10
Canary Wharf +18 13 £72,500 -
Bromley - 7 £58,500 -
Hayes -4 2 £48,750 +10.16%
Uxbridge - 2 £51,500 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 274 (49.73%) Information Security
2 253 (45.92%) Cybersecurity
3 217 (39.38%) CISSP
4 193 (35.03%) Degree
5 154 (27.95%) Network Security
6 148 (26.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 132 (23.96%) CISM
8 115 (20.87%) PCI DSS
9 107 (19.42%) Security Cleared
10 104 (18.87%) Risk Management
10 104 (18.87%) Finance
11 86 (15.61%) Presales
12 84 (15.25%) SC Cleared
13 80 (14.52%) CISA
14 79 (14.34%) SIEM
15 78 (14.16%) Security Architecture
15 78 (14.16%) Firewall
16 71 (12.89%) Penetration Testing
16 71 (12.89%) ArcSight
17 68 (12.34%) Data Centre
18 64 (11.62%) CLAS
19 60 (10.89%) Cisco
20 59 (10.71%) Security Operations
21 56 (10.16%) Security Management
22 53 (9.62%) Computer Science
22 53 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
23 52 (9.44%) Data Protection
23 52 (9.44%) Splunk
23 52 (9.44%) Information Assurance
23 52 (9.44%) CheckPoint

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 46 (8.35%) IIS
2 8 (1.45%) SAS
3 3 (0.54%) OpenStack
3 3 (0.54%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (2.18%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) SAP GRC
2 4 (0.73%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.63%) SaaS
2 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.54%) IaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 154 (27.95%) Network Security
2 78 (14.16%) Firewall
3 29 (5.26%) Internet
4 26 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (4.72%) VPN
5 18 (3.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (2.54%) WAN
6 14 (2.54%) Wireless
7 11 (2.00%) LAN
8 10 (1.81%) IPsec
9 9 (1.63%) BGP
9 9 (1.63%) MPLS
9 9 (1.63%) OSPF
10 8 (1.45%) SAN
10 8 (1.45%) SSL
10 8 (1.45%) VLAN
11 6 (1.09%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (0.91%) Multicast
13 4 (0.73%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.73%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.54%) Big Data
2 3 (0.54%) SAP HANA
3 2 (0.36%) MySQL
3 2 (0.36%) Redis
3 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.18%) DB2
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.18%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Bugzilla
1 4 (0.73%) CruiseControl
1 4 (0.73%) Eclipse
1 4 (0.73%) Hudson
1 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.73%) JIRA
1 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.36%) AppScan
3 1 (0.18%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.18%) Paros
3 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 104 (18.87%) Finance
2 48 (8.71%) Legal
3 43 (7.80%) Law
4 36 (6.53%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.27%) Marketing
6 9 (1.63%) Banking
7 8 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.09%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.09%) Games
9 4 (0.73%) Retail
10 3 (0.54%) Electronics
10 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.99%) .NET
2 8 (1.45%) J2EE
3 4 (0.73%) SAML
4 3 (0.54%) XMPP
5 2 (0.36%) JSON
5 2 (0.36%) REST
5 2 (0.36%) Web Services
6 1 (0.18%) CGI
6 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.18%) Middleware
6 1 (0.18%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.34%) Data Centre
2 53 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 53 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
3 50 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (8.17%) Management Information System
5 44 (7.99%) Mathematics
6 29 (5.26%) CESG
7 26 (4.72%) Cyber Attack
8 20 (3.63%) Cyberthreat
8 20 (3.63%) RSA SecurID
9 18 (3.27%) CESG CLAS
10 16 (2.90%) PKI
11 14 (2.54%) Cybercrime
12 10 (1.81%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.63%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.63%) Social Media
14 8 (1.45%) Blog
14 8 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 4 (0.73%) Data Integration
15 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.35%) Windows
2 29 (5.26%) Unix
3 12 (2.18%) Linux
4 3 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) AIX
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (49.73%) Information Security
2 253 (45.92%) Cybersecurity
3 104 (18.87%) Risk Management
4 86 (15.61%) Presales
5 79 (14.34%) SIEM
6 78 (14.16%) Security Architecture
7 71 (12.89%) Penetration Testing
8 59 (10.71%) Security Operations
9 56 (10.16%) Security Management
10 52 (9.44%) Data Protection
10 52 (9.44%) Information Assurance
11 51 (9.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 46 (8.35%) Risk Assessment
13 41 (7.44%) Performance Management
13 41 (7.44%) Project Management
14 39 (7.08%) Identity Access Management
14 39 (7.08%) Information Security Management
14 39 (7.08%) Portfolio Management
15 34 (6.17%) Identity Management
15 34 (6.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.99%) C++
2 31 (5.63%) C
3 26 (4.72%) C#
3 26 (4.72%) Java
4 24 (4.36%) PHP
5 20 (3.63%) Python
5 20 (3.63%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.09%) SQL
7 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.73%) Perl
8 4 (0.73%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.54%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 217 (39.38%) CISSP
2 193 (35.03%) Degree
3 132 (23.96%) CISM
4 107 (19.42%) Security Cleared
5 84 (15.25%) SC Cleared
6 80 (14.52%) CISA
7 64 (11.62%) CLAS
8 48 (8.71%) CESG Certified Professional
9 46 (8.35%) IISP
10 38 (6.90%) CREST Certified
11 35 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
12 31 (5.63%) CRISC
13 30 (5.44%) CEH
14 25 (4.54%) OSCP
14 25 (4.54%) SANS
15 22 (3.99%) PCI QSA
16 21 (3.81%) GIAC
17 18 (3.27%) CCIE
18 17 (3.09%) DV Cleared
19 16 (2.90%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (26.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 115 (20.87%) PCI DSS
3 19 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.63%) QA
5 8 (1.45%) BS25999
5 8 (1.45%) COBIT
6 6 (1.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.73%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.36%) GCP
8 2 (0.36%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.36%) RMADS
9 1 (0.18%) BS7799
System Software
1 14 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Firmware
4 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (5.63%) QRadar
2 6 (1.09%) RSA Archer
3 5 (0.91%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 5 (0.91%) OpenAM
3 5 (0.91%) OpenIDM
3 5 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.54%) SELinux
5 2 (0.36%) HP Fortify
5 2 (0.36%) Nessus
5 2 (0.36%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.18%) EnCase
6 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.18%) MIIS
6 1 (0.18%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.18%) Nmap
6 1 (0.18%) Proventia
Vendors
1 71 (12.89%) ArcSight
2 60 (10.89%) Cisco
3 52 (9.44%) CheckPoint
3 52 (9.44%) Splunk
4 47 (8.53%) Palo Alto
5 41 (7.44%) Juniper
6 35 (6.35%) F5
7 31 (5.63%) Blue Coat
8 26 (4.72%) Qualys
8 26 (4.72%) Riverbed
9 19 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
10 18 (3.27%) AlgoSec
10 18 (3.27%) VMware
11 14 (2.54%) IBM
11 14 (2.54%) Oracle
12 13 (2.36%) Intel Security
13 12 (2.18%) Fortinet
13 12 (2.18%) Microsoft
14 11 (2.00%) Intel
14 11 (2.00%) SAP
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