The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 413 440 448
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 22 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.097% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 16
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.10%
Information 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
17682 19816 21539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14954 16355 16827
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 16 £55,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +28 1 £85,000 +47.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £55,000 +25.71%
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 South East region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 34 (69.39%) Cybersecurity
3 26 (53.06%) Finance
4 17 (34.69%) Data Protection
5 16 (32.65%) Risk Assessment
5 16 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 15 (30.61%) CISSP
7 13 (26.53%) C
7 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
7 13 (26.53%) Fraud Detection
8 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
9 11 (22.45%) PKI
9 11 (22.45%) Threat Analysis
9 11 (22.45%) Identity Management
9 11 (22.45%) CISM
9 11 (22.45%) Banking
9 11 (22.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 9 (18.37%) Degree
11 8 (16.33%) CISA
11 8 (16.33%) Security Operations
12 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.24%) ISO22301
13 5 (10.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (10.20%) Legal
13 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
14 4 (8.16%) Firewall
14 4 (8.16%) SAP
14 4 (8.16%) VMware

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Drupal
1 2 (4.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Military
6 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) PKI
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) iPad
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
6 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Information Security
2 34 (69.39%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (34.69%) Data Protection
4 16 (32.65%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (26.53%) Fraud Detection
5 13 (26.53%) Risk Management
6 11 (22.45%) Identity Management
6 11 (22.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 11 (22.45%) Threat Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Security Operations
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) SIEM
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (6.12%) Information Assurance
9 3 (6.12%) Presales
9 3 (6.12%) Security Management
9 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) CISSP
2 11 (22.45%) CISM
3 9 (18.37%) Degree
4 8 (16.33%) CISA
5 3 (6.12%) CLAS
5 3 (6.12%) SAP Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CEH
7 1 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.04%) GCFE
7 1 (2.04%) GCIA
7 1 (2.04%) GCIH
7 1 (2.04%) IISP
7 1 (2.04%) SANS
7 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (24.49%) PCI DSS
3 6 (12.24%) ISO22301
4 5 (10.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (6.12%) COBIT
5 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.04%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.04%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.04%) Tufin
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + package
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