The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 236 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.32% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.33% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Average salary £56,250 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £47,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
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 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
5418 5675 5126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.66% 95.62% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4553 4725 4522
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Information 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 Information Security Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Gloucestershire -13 1 £55,000 -14.72%
Wiltshire - 1 £57,500 -
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 12 (50.00%) CESG
3 12 (50.00%) RMADS
3 12 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
5 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (41.67%) Time Management
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) CISSP
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Degree
9 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
10 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) CEH
11 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (12.50%) CISMP
11 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
12 2 (8.33%) UNIX
12 2 (8.33%) Firewall
12 2 (8.33%) Military
12 2 (8.33%) OWASP
12 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
13 1 (4.17%) Security Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) CESG
1 12 (50.00%) RMADS
2 11 (45.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) Risk Management
3 12 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (41.67%) Time Management
5 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
9 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (8.33%) OWASP
11 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
11 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
11 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
11 1 (4.17%) Analytics
11 1 (4.17%) Business Development
11 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) CEH
4 3 (12.50%) CISMP
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago