The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 417 417 441
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 21 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.047% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.050% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 0
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 -
Cyber 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Cyber Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cyber Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Cyber Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +14 14 £55,000 - 2
Surrey +1 7 £55,000 +2.80%
Cyber Security Consultant
England

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 15 (62.50%) CISSP
3 14 (58.33%) CISM
4 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) SIEM
6 10 (41.67%) Risk Management
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
8 7 (29.17%) Information Security
9 5 (20.83%) Business Development
9 5 (20.83%) SCADA
10 4 (16.67%) CISA
10 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) GIAC
10 4 (16.67%) Retail
10 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
10 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
10 4 (16.67%) CRISC
11 3 (12.50%) C#
11 3 (12.50%) Military
11 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
11 3 (12.50%) Open Source
11 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
11 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 2 (8.33%) C
12 2 (8.33%) Java

Cyber Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Cyber 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 Cyber Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) SCADA
2 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) CESG
4 2 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 11 (45.83%) SIEM
3 10 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 5 (20.83%) Business Development
6 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
8 2 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (4.17%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (4.17%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) CISM
3 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) CRISC
6 4 (16.67%) GIAC
6 4 (16.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) COBIT
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