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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 415 400 397
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 22 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.099% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 32
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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
20938 19996 21520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 95.06% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16391 16521 18415
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 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 0 12 £67,500 +35.00% 3
Surrey -7 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -15 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) Information Security
2 59 (88.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (68.66%) RMADS
4 45 (67.16%) Security Cleared
5 41 (61.19%) Information Assurance
6 28 (41.79%) Degree
7 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
8 25 (37.31%) Risk Management
8 25 (37.31%) CISSP
9 24 (35.82%) CISM
9 24 (35.82%) DV Cleared
10 22 (32.84%) Risk Assessment
10 22 (32.84%) Network Design
11 21 (31.34%) Risk Analysis
12 19 (28.36%) JSP 440
12 19 (28.36%) CRAMM
12 19 (28.36%) ISMS
12 19 (28.36%) Law
12 19 (28.36%) SOA
13 16 (23.88%) Security Architecture
14 15 (22.39%) Finance
15 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
15 10 (14.93%) Internet
15 10 (14.93%) Firewall
16 9 (13.43%) SIEM
16 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
17 8 (11.94%) Proofpoint
17 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
17 8 (11.94%) Kalman Filter
17 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 (2.99%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Internet
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) Wi-Fi
General
1 19 (28.36%) Law
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 46 (68.66%) RMADS
2 10 (14.93%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.49%) CESG
4 1 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Information Security
2 41 (61.19%) Information Assurance
3 25 (37.31%) Risk Management
4 22 (32.84%) Risk Assessment
4 22 (32.84%) Network Design
5 21 (31.34%) Risk Analysis
6 19 (28.36%) CRAMM
6 19 (28.36%) ISMS
6 19 (28.36%) SOA
7 16 (23.88%) Security Architecture
8 9 (13.43%) SIEM
9 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.94%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.48%) Cyber Security
12 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (1.49%) Security Testing
12 1 (1.49%) Time Management
12 1 (1.49%) Business Development
12 1 (1.49%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) Security Cleared
2 28 (41.79%) Degree
3 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
4 25 (37.31%) CISSP
5 24 (35.82%) DV Cleared
5 24 (35.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.49%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (88.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (28.36%) JSP 440
3 9 (13.43%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) IBM
1 8 (11.94%) CheckPoint
1 8 (11.94%) Websense
1 8 (11.94%) Tripwire
1 8 (11.94%) Proofpoint
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago