The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 128 136 141
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 0.14% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.15% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Information Security Consultant
Berkshire

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (47.62%) Network Design
3 10 (47.62%) RMADS
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Cryptography
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) Internet
4 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) IT Governance
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (23.81%) CSSLP
5 5 (23.81%) GCED
5 5 (23.81%) CISSP
5 5 (23.81%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) CISM
5 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
5 5 (23.81%) GSEC

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
1 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) RMADS
2 6 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (71.43%) Security Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) Network Design
3 10 (47.62%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) IT Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) CSSLP
3 5 (23.81%) GCED
3 5 (23.81%) CISSP
3 5 (23.81%) CISA
3 5 (23.81%) CISM
3 5 (23.81%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001