The table below looks at the statistics for the Cybersecurity Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Consultant
Rank 136 145 140
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.084% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.088% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Cybersecurity Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1990 2275 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 95.75% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1576 1591
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cybersecurity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (18.18%) CLAS
4 2 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (18.18%) SANS
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) CESG
4 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (18.18%) CISA
4 2 (18.18%) CISM
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) PKI
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CESG
1 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Security Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (18.18%) CISA
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CLAS
1 2 (18.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS