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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 433 442 444
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 8 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.064% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.068% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
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
20363 22203 21325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.93% 94.80% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16368 17762 17621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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
Hampshire -4 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Surrey +13 1 £50,000 -
Berkshire -9 1 - -
Cyber Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 13 (52.00%) CISSP
3 12 (48.00%) Information Security
4 10 (40.00%) CISM
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) SIEM
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) Business Development
8 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 5 (20.00%) Military
9 4 (16.00%) GIAC
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Retail
9 4 (16.00%) Identity Management
9 4 (16.00%) CISA
9 4 (16.00%) CRISC
9 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
9 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.00%) SCADA
9 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
10 3 (12.00%) Java
11 2 (8.00%) C
11 2 (8.00%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Military
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
1 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) SCADA
3 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) CESG
3 2 (8.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 12 (48.00%) Information Security
3 7 (28.00%) SIEM
4 6 (24.00%) Business Development
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) CISSP
2 10 (40.00%) CISM
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) CRISC
4 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) GIAC
4 4 (16.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (8.00%) COBIT
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + flexi-time, 30+ days holiday
Posted: 17 days ago