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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 211 202 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.094% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £60,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram 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 29 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
(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
Cobham - 2 £55,000 -
Staines - 1 £70,000 -
Information Security Consultant
South East

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 34 (97.14%) Information Security
2 25 (71.43%) PCI DSS
3 21 (60.00%) CISSP
4 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
5 18 (51.43%) Risk Management
6 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (40.00%) CISA
8 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (37.14%) Business Continuity
8 13 (37.14%) Degree
9 11 (31.43%) CISM
10 10 (28.57%) Internal Audit
11 9 (25.71%) IT Audit
11 9 (25.71%) Project Governance
11 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (22.86%) Quality Management
12 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
12 8 (22.86%) Legal
12 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (22.86%) CLAS
12 8 (22.86%) Presales
13 7 (20.00%) ISO27002
13 7 (20.00%) Security Management
14 6 (17.14%) Finance
15 5 (14.29%) ISMS
15 5 (14.29%) Threat Management
15 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
16 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
16 4 (11.43%) CITP
16 4 (11.43%) MBCS

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

General
1 8 (22.86%) Legal
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Information Security
2 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (51.43%) Risk Management
4 13 (37.14%) Business Continuity
4 13 (37.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (28.57%) Internal Audit
6 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (25.71%) IT Audit
6 9 (25.71%) Project Governance
7 8 (22.86%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (22.86%) Presales
7 8 (22.86%) Quality Management
8 7 (20.00%) Security Management
9 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (14.29%) ISMS
9 5 (14.29%) Threat Management
10 4 (11.43%) Information Security Management
10 4 (11.43%) Security Operations
11 3 (8.57%) BCP
11 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CISSP
2 14 (40.00%) CISA
3 13 (37.14%) Degree
4 11 (31.43%) CISM
5 8 (22.86%) CLAS
6 4 (11.43%) CEH
6 4 (11.43%) CITP
6 4 (11.43%) MBCS
7 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.86%) CRISC
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 17 (48.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (22.86%) ISO 9001
4 7 (20.00%) ISO27002
5 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.86%) RMADS