The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 123 144 125
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 9 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 0.045% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.047% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 13
Median salary £57,500 - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.40%
Information Security 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
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

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 28 July 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Information Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (68.18%) Finance
4 13 (59.09%) Banking
4 13 (59.09%) Identity Management
4 13 (59.09%) Data Protection
4 13 (59.09%) Fraud Detection
5 12 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
6 8 (36.36%) Threat Analysis
6 8 (36.36%) PKI
6 8 (36.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
8 5 (22.73%) CISSP
8 5 (22.73%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (13.64%) CISM
11 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 2 (9.09%) CISA
11 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 2 (9.09%) Legal
11 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.09%) Degree
11 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
11 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
11 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
12 1 (4.55%) COBIT
12 1 (4.55%) CEH

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) PKI
2 5 (22.73%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 19 (86.36%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (59.09%) Data Protection
3 13 (59.09%) Fraud Detection
3 13 (59.09%) Identity Management
4 12 (54.55%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (36.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (36.36%) Threat Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) CISM
3 2 (9.09%) CISA
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) COBIT