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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 482 389 471
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 157 231 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.52% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.56% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 131 170 138
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45368 41365 48826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.43% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 38150 34593 42529
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,675 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +21 45 £57,500 -11.53% 10
Canary Wharf +2 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Bromley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 £55,000 -
Teddington - 1 £55,000 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 172 (54.78%) Information Security
2 97 (30.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 97 (30.89%) CISSP
3 76 (24.20%) Finance
4 65 (20.70%) Firewall
5 62 (19.75%) Network Security
6 59 (18.79%) Penetration Testing
7 58 (18.47%) CISM
8 56 (17.83%) Risk Management
8 56 (17.83%) Cyber Security
9 50 (15.92%) PCI DSS
9 50 (15.92%) Security Cleared
9 50 (15.92%) Degree
10 45 (14.33%) SIEM
11 38 (12.10%) Windows
12 34 (10.83%) Management Information System
12 34 (10.83%) CISA
13 30 (9.55%) ITIL
14 29 (9.24%) Risk Assessment
14 29 (9.24%) Business Development
15 28 (8.92%) Oracle
15 28 (8.92%) Cisco
15 28 (8.92%) Security Management
16 26 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (8.28%) SC Cleared
17 24 (7.64%) CheckPoint
18 23 (7.32%) SAML
18 23 (7.32%) Java
18 23 (7.32%) Blue Coat
19 22 (7.01%) Banking

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (1.91%) MS Exchange
1 6 (1.91%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.64%) IIS
3 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.91%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (20.70%) Firewall
2 62 (19.75%) Network Security
3 15 (4.78%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.46%) Internet
5 13 (4.14%) LAN
5 13 (4.14%) WAN
5 13 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (3.18%) VPN
6 10 (3.18%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (2.87%) IPsec
7 9 (2.87%) MPLS
7 9 (2.87%) OSPF
7 9 (2.87%) BGP
8 8 (2.55%) VoIP
8 8 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.55%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.27%) DNS
10 3 (0.96%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.96%) VLAN
10 3 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.64%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.64%) JIRA
2 2 (0.64%) CruiseControl
2 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 76 (24.20%) Finance
2 22 (7.01%) Banking
3 13 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.82%) Advertising
5 9 (2.87%) Local Government
5 9 (2.87%) Retail
6 7 (2.23%) Games
6 7 (2.23%) Law
7 5 (1.59%) Legal
8 3 (0.96%) Marketing
8 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.32%) SAML
2 17 (5.41%) Web Services
3 11 (3.50%) OAuth
3 11 (3.50%) OpenID
4 10 (3.18%) .NET
5 6 (1.91%) JMS
5 6 (1.91%) Spring
5 6 (1.91%) Ajax
5 6 (1.91%) Java SE
6 4 (1.27%) XACML
6 4 (1.27%) SPML
7 3 (0.96%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 3 (0.96%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.32%) REST
8 1 (0.32%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.32%) WSDL
8 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.83%) Management Information System
2 19 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.73%) CESG
4 16 (5.10%) CESG CLAS
5 11 (3.50%) RMADS
6 8 (2.55%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.59%) PKI
8 4 (1.27%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.27%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.96%) SCADA
9 3 (0.96%) Derivative
10 2 (0.64%) PMI
10 2 (0.64%) Statistics
10 2 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.32%) Open Source
11 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.32%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.10%) Windows
2 18 (5.73%) Linux
3 13 (4.14%) UNIX
4 8 (2.55%) Solaris
5 5 (1.59%) CentOS
5 5 (1.59%) Debian
5 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (54.78%) Information Security
2 59 (18.79%) Penetration Testing
3 56 (17.83%) Risk Management
3 56 (17.83%) Cyber Security
4 45 (14.33%) SIEM
5 30 (9.55%) ITIL
6 29 (9.24%) Risk Assessment
6 29 (9.24%) Business Development
7 28 (8.92%) Security Management
8 21 (6.69%) Security Architecture
9 20 (6.37%) PRINCE2
9 20 (6.37%) Project Management
10 16 (5.10%) Business Continuity
11 15 (4.78%) Information Security Management
12 14 (4.46%) ISMS
13 12 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (3.82%) Security Testing
14 10 (3.18%) Business Continuity Management
14 10 (3.18%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.32%) Java
2 8 (2.55%) Shell Script
2 8 (2.55%) C
3 6 (1.91%) C#
3 6 (1.91%) C++
3 6 (1.91%) PHP
4 4 (1.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.32%) Python
5 1 (0.32%) SQL
5 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 97 (30.89%) CISSP
2 58 (18.47%) CISM
3 50 (15.92%) Security Cleared
3 50 (15.92%) Degree
4 34 (10.83%) CISA
5 26 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (8.28%) SC Cleared
6 21 (6.69%) PCI QSA
7 19 (6.05%) CCNA
8 16 (5.10%) CCNP
9 13 (4.14%) CEH
10 10 (3.18%) CCIE
11 9 (2.87%) CCDP
12 8 (2.55%) CCSP
12 8 (2.55%) CCSA
13 6 (1.91%) GIAC
13 6 (1.91%) CRISC
14 5 (1.59%) OSCP
14 5 (1.59%) OSCE
15 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (30.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (15.92%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.87%) COBIT
4 6 (1.91%) QA
5 5 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.32%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.27%) Snort
2 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.64%) Nmap
3 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) XenApp
4 1 (0.32%) XenServer
4 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.32%) UAG
4 1 (0.32%) Samba
4 1 (0.32%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (2.55%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.91%) Nessus
3 4 (1.27%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.64%) SCCM
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (8.92%) Oracle
1 28 (8.92%) Cisco
2 24 (7.64%) CheckPoint
3 23 (7.32%) Blue Coat
4 20 (6.37%) Juniper
5 19 (6.05%) F5
6 18 (5.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (3.18%) Websense
8 9 (2.87%) Fortinet
8 9 (2.87%) CA
8 9 (2.87%) McAfee
9 7 (2.23%) ArcSight
9 7 (2.23%) Sourcefire
10 6 (1.91%) SAP
10 6 (1.91%) Splunk
11 5 (1.59%) HP
12 4 (1.27%) Symantec
12 4 (1.27%) Sophos
12 4 (1.27%) IBM
12 4 (1.27%) VMware
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Blue Chip Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Support
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45K to 60K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £90 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Three People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago