The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +14.00%
Information 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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
144 173 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 88.34% 98.30% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 95 128 120
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the job title across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Midlands region.

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the Midlands

Information Security Consultant
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT