The table below looks at the statistics for the Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Consultant
Rank 225 250 231
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 27 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.081% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.083% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £52,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
Cybersecurity 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
5493 6030 5524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.49% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4946 4629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cybersecurity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Gloucestershire +13 10 - -
Bristol +6 10 £65,000 +26.21%
Cornwall - 7 £60,000 -
Cybersecurity Consultant
England

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (54.55%) Information Security
4 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
5 16 (48.48%) Security Architecture
6 14 (42.42%) Social Media
7 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 10 (30.30%) CISSP
8 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
9 9 (27.27%) CISM
9 9 (27.27%) Degree
9 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
10 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
10 8 (24.24%) Security Management
11 7 (21.21%) CISA
11 7 (21.21%) Network Security
11 7 (21.21%) Cyber Attack
11 7 (21.21%) CRISC
11 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (18.18%) QA
12 6 (18.18%) Marketing
12 6 (18.18%) Games
13 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 3 (9.09%) PKI
14 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
14 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
14 3 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
14 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (9.09%) Fraud Detection

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Cybersecurity 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 Cybersecurity Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Network Security
General
1 6 (18.18%) Games
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Social Media
2 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.21%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (9.09%) PKI
5 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (6.06%) CESG
6 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.03%) Cybercrime
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (54.55%) Information Security
3 16 (48.48%) Security Architecture
4 10 (30.30%) Security Operations
5 8 (24.24%) Information Security Management
5 8 (24.24%) Security Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.09%) Fraud Detection
6 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 3 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.06%) IT Audit
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 10 (30.30%) CISSP
5 9 (27.27%) CISM
5 9 (27.27%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) CISA
6 7 (21.21%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) IEC 61508