The table below looks at the statistics for the Cyber Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 238 231 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.034% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.035% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £51,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5590 5661 5065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.69% 95.48% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4692 4746 4456
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 West

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

Cyber Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cyber Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cyber Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Cyber Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Bristol +1 6 £51,500 +21.17%
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -
Cyber Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 9 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
3 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) BYOD
4 6 (66.67%) Internet of Things
4 6 (66.67%) OWASP
4 6 (66.67%) Information Assurance
4 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (66.67%) COBIT
4 6 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (66.67%) Benchmarking
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) CISSP
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) CISA
4 6 (66.67%) CISM
4 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (44.44%) ITSM
6 4 (44.44%) BCP
6 4 (44.44%) Service Management
6 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
6 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) BYOD
2 6 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (66.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
3 7 (77.78%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
4 6 (66.67%) OWASP
4 6 (66.67%) Information Assurance
4 6 (66.67%) Benchmarking
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
5 4 (44.44%) BCP
5 4 (44.44%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) ITSM
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 6 (66.67%) CISA
2 6 (66.67%) CISM
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) COBIT