The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
England / South West
Rank 230 239 228
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 11 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.12% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 17
Median salary £55,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%

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
4921 5617 5847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.49% 97.05% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4082 4666 4944
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Avon - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Information Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
1 13 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
4 7 (53.85%) C
4 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
4 7 (53.85%) CESG
4 7 (53.85%) JSP 440
4 7 (53.85%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (46.15%) CISM
6 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) Security Management
6 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
6 5 (38.46%) Digital Forensics
6 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (38.46%) Business Development
6 5 (38.46%) Security Auditing
6 5 (38.46%) ISMS
6 5 (38.46%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (15.38%) IIS
9 2 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (15.38%) IISP
10 1 (7.69%) CLAS
10 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
10 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
General
1 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) CESG
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Information Assurance
2 7 (53.85%) Matrix Organization
2 7 (53.85%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Business Development
4 5 (38.46%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (38.46%) ISMS
4 5 (38.46%) Protective Monitoring
4 5 (38.46%) Security Auditing
4 5 (38.46%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Compliance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) CISSP
4 6 (46.15%) CISM
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) IISP
7 1 (7.69%) CISA
7 1 (7.69%) CLAS
7 1 (7.69%) CRISC
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) JSP 440
2 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (7.69%) HMG Infosec