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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber Security Consultant
Rank 241 233 221
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Cyber Security Consultant 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.063% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,250 -
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -
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
6066 5649 5489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.78% 95.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5079 4819 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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
Gloucestershire -19 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Cyber Security Consultant
England

Cyber Security Consultant
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) PCI DSS