The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 406 452 433
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 42 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.057% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.059% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 12
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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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
Surrey +37 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Berkshire -3 11 £50,000 -16.66%
Hampshire +20 1 £80,000 -
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (96.77%) Information Security
2 34 (54.84%) PCI DSS
3 32 (51.61%) CISSP
4 30 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (38.71%) Risk Management
6 22 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (32.26%) CISA
8 19 (30.65%) CISM
9 18 (29.03%) Degree
10 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (22.58%) Business Continuity
12 13 (20.97%) Security Management
12 13 (20.97%) Presales
13 12 (19.35%) CLAS
13 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (19.35%) Finance
13 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
14 11 (17.74%) Legal
15 10 (16.13%) Quality Management
15 10 (16.13%) Internal Audit
15 10 (16.13%) IT Audit
16 9 (14.52%) Project Governance
16 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (12.90%) Security Operations
17 8 (12.90%) ISO27002
18 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
18 6 (9.68%) Coaching
18 6 (9.68%) Information Security Management
18 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
19 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
1 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) CESG
2 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Information Security
2 24 (38.71%) Risk Management
3 22 (35.48%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.58%) Business Continuity
6 13 (20.97%) Presales
6 13 (20.97%) Security Management
7 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (16.13%) Internal Audit
8 10 (16.13%) IT Audit
8 10 (16.13%) Quality Management
9 9 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (14.52%) Project Governance
10 8 (12.90%) Security Operations
11 6 (9.68%) Coaching
11 6 (9.68%) Information Security Management
11 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.06%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (8.06%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
1 1 (1.61%) Perl
1 1 (1.61%) Python
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (51.61%) CISSP
2 20 (32.26%) CISA
3 19 (30.65%) CISM
4 18 (29.03%) Degree
5 12 (19.35%) CLAS
6 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.45%) CEH
7 4 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (6.45%) CITP
7 4 (6.45%) MBCS
8 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.23%) IISP
10 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.61%) CRISC
10 1 (1.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (54.84%) PCI DSS
2 30 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (19.35%) ISO 9001
4 8 (12.90%) ISO27002
5 5 (8.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (4.84%) RMADS
7 1 (1.61%) ISO22301
7 1 (1.61%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.61%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (1.61%) ArcSight
1 1 (1.61%) Juniper
1 1 (1.61%) Qualys
1 1 (1.61%) Sourcefire
1 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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Salary: £65,000 - £90,000 per year
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