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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 414 477 443
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Consultant 220 154 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.36% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 160 101 155
Average salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,200 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -2.85%
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
40405 43045 41456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34072 35461 35117
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +26 58 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Docklands, London +3 2 £66,250 -
Hayes - 2 £44,250 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 178 (46.60%) Information Security
2 109 (28.53%) CISSP
3 99 (25.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 95 (24.87%) Cisco
5 93 (24.35%) Cyber Security
6 86 (22.51%) Network Security
7 77 (20.16%) Firewall
7 77 (20.16%) Finance
8 71 (18.59%) Juniper
8 71 (18.59%) CheckPoint
9 59 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
10 57 (14.92%) Security Cleared
11 56 (14.66%) Security Architecture
12 53 (13.87%) Management Information System
13 51 (13.35%) CISM
14 49 (12.83%) Risk Management
14 49 (12.83%) Degree
14 49 (12.83%) Penetration Testing
15 47 (12.30%) PCI DSS
16 45 (11.78%) Fortinet
17 43 (11.26%) Cisco ASA
18 42 (10.99%) Blue Coat
19 38 (9.95%) CCIE
20 37 (9.69%) Security Management
21 35 (9.16%) Windows
21 35 (9.16%) Linux
21 35 (9.16%) Cisco PIX
22 33 (8.64%) SIEM
22 33 (8.64%) CCNP
23 31 (8.12%) Risk Assessment

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.79%) IIS
2 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (3.66%) MS Office
2 12 (3.14%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 10 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.36%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.52%) RMDS
1 2 (0.52%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 86 (22.51%) Network Security
2 77 (20.16%) Firewall
3 43 (11.26%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (9.16%) Cisco PIX
5 26 (6.81%) NetScreen
6 25 (6.54%) VPN
7 24 (6.28%) Wireless
8 23 (6.02%) Cisco ISE
9 18 (4.71%) DNS
10 17 (4.45%) LAN
10 17 (4.45%) WAN
11 14 (3.66%) MPLS
12 13 (3.40%) DHCP
13 12 (3.14%) TCP/IP
14 10 (2.62%) OSPF
14 10 (2.62%) BGP
14 10 (2.62%) IPsec
15 8 (2.09%) Wireshark
15 8 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (1.83%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.52%) Big Data
2 2 (0.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.26%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.26%) JIRA
1 1 (0.26%) Metasploit
1 1 (0.26%) Hudson
1 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 77 (20.16%) Finance
2 26 (6.81%) Banking
3 19 (4.97%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.71%) Law
4 18 (4.71%) Retail
5 14 (3.66%) Marketing
6 7 (1.83%) Advertising
6 7 (1.83%) Games
7 6 (1.57%) Legal
8 4 (1.05%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.79%) German Language
9 3 (0.79%) Local Government
9 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.79%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.36%) HTML
1 9 (2.36%) Ajax
2 6 (1.57%) .NET
2 6 (1.57%) SAML
3 5 (1.31%) Middleware
3 5 (1.31%) OAuth
3 5 (1.31%) REST
4 4 (1.05%) OpenID
4 4 (1.05%) WSDL
5 2 (0.52%) Web Services
5 2 (0.52%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.87%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.45%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.62%) CCTV
5 9 (2.36%) CESG
5 9 (2.36%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.83%) CESG CLAS
6 7 (1.83%) Cryptography
6 7 (1.83%) PKI
6 7 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.57%) SCADA
8 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.79%) RMADS
9 3 (0.79%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.26%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.16%) Windows
1 35 (9.16%) Linux
2 15 (3.93%) UNIX
3 3 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (46.60%) Information Security
2 93 (24.35%) Cyber Security
3 56 (14.66%) Security Architecture
4 49 (12.83%) Risk Management
4 49 (12.83%) Penetration Testing
5 37 (9.69%) Security Management
6 33 (8.64%) SIEM
7 31 (8.12%) Risk Assessment
8 25 (6.54%) ITIL
9 23 (6.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 22 (5.76%) Project Management
11 21 (5.50%) Service Delivery
11 21 (5.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 20 (5.24%) Business Development
12 20 (5.24%) Security Testing
13 19 (4.97%) Identity Management
14 18 (4.71%) OWASP
15 16 (4.19%) Risk Analysis
16 15 (3.93%) TOGAF
17 14 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.97%) Java
2 14 (3.66%) SQL
3 8 (2.09%) C
4 6 (1.57%) C#
5 4 (1.05%) C++
6 3 (0.79%) Perl
6 3 (0.79%) PHP
6 3 (0.79%) Python
7 2 (0.52%) Ruby
7 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.26%) ABAP
8 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.26%) Tcl
8 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 109 (28.53%) CISSP
2 59 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (14.92%) Security Cleared
4 51 (13.35%) CISM
5 49 (12.83%) Degree
6 38 (9.95%) CCIE
7 33 (8.64%) CCNP
8 31 (8.12%) SC Cleared
9 30 (7.85%) CCSE
10 19 (4.97%) CISA
11 14 (3.66%) GIAC
11 14 (3.66%) PCI QSA
11 14 (3.66%) JNCIS
12 11 (2.88%) CRISC
13 10 (2.62%) CEH
14 9 (2.36%) JNCIP
14 9 (2.36%) CCNA
15 8 (2.09%) CCSA
15 8 (2.09%) OSCP
15 8 (2.09%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (25.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (12.30%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.71%) QA
4 3 (0.79%) COBIT
5 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) GxP
6 1 (0.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) BS25999
6 1 (0.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.36%) Hyper-V
2 9 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.09%) Snort
4 3 (0.79%) XenServer
5 1 (0.26%) Squid
5 1 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.79%) logstash
3 2 (0.52%) SELinux
3 2 (0.52%) Nessus
3 2 (0.52%) Nmap
4 1 (0.26%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (24.87%) Cisco
2 71 (18.59%) Juniper
2 71 (18.59%) CheckPoint
3 45 (11.78%) Fortinet
4 42 (10.99%) Blue Coat
5 27 (7.07%) F5
6 24 (6.28%) Tufin
7 23 (6.02%) IronPort
7 23 (6.02%) Microsoft
8 17 (4.45%) VMware
9 14 (3.66%) Citrix
10 10 (2.62%) McAfee
11 9 (2.36%) Splunk
12 8 (2.09%) SonicWALL
12 8 (2.09%) Sourcefire
12 8 (2.09%) Oracle
13 6 (1.57%) HP
13 6 (1.57%) Symantec
14 5 (1.31%) Websense
14 5 (1.31%) Qualys
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000k-60,000k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Church International
Salary: £50k-£55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £55,000- £90,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000- 70,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago