The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Consultant
Rank 207 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Information Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4376 4898 4859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.30% 95.91% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 4052 3917
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in Surrey

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Guildford -5 2 £52,500 -
Information Security Consultant
South East

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) Information Security
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (91.67%) CISSP
3 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS
4 9 (75.00%) CISA
5 8 (66.67%) ISMS
6 5 (41.67%) CISM
6 5 (41.67%) Automotive
6 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (33.33%) Retail
7 4 (33.33%) CEH
7 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) CITP
7 4 (33.33%) MBCS
8 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) CESG
9 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
9 2 (16.67%) CRAMM
9 2 (16.67%) RMADS
9 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
9 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (16.67%) Service Management
9 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 2 (16.67%) Logistics
9 2 (16.67%) SOA

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
General
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) CESG
1 2 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (16.67%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (83.33%) Business Continuity
3 8 (66.67%) ISMS
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
6 2 (16.67%) CRAMM
6 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) CISA
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
4 4 (33.33%) CEH
4 4 (33.33%) MBCS
4 4 (33.33%) CITP
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
6 1 (8.33%) CRISC
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) PCI DSS