The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cybersecurity Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity Consultant
UK
Rank 783 838 895
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 68 80 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.081% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.084% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 48 61 34
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £47,500 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cybersecurity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

Cybersecurity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the UK.

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +60 60 £62,500 - 22
London +36 29 £70,000 +9.37% 9
South East +61 14 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Oxfordshire - 9 £65,000 -
West Midlands +6 8 £72,500 +31.81% 2
South West +17 7 £24,000 -58.26% 3
Birmingham +2 7 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Somerset - 5 £24,000 -
Bath - 5 £24,000 -
Surrey +48 4 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Guildford - 4 £30,000 -
Oxford - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +9 3 £60,000 -4.00% 4
Bristol - 2 £77,500 - 2
Reading +26 1 £70,000 +21.73% 2
Berkshire +21 1 £70,000 +19.14% 2
North West -13 1 - - 4
Manchester -20 1 - - 3
Leamington Spa - 1 £52,500 -
Leeds - 1 £61,346 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £61,346 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £61,346 - 1

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Cybersecurity 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 featuring Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

1 158 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 82 (51.90%) Information Security
3 65 (41.14%) CISSP
4 64 (40.51%) Degree
5 51 (32.28%) Finance
6 50 (31.65%) Security Cleared
7 46 (29.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 44 (27.85%) SIEM
9 41 (25.95%) CISM
10 32 (20.25%) Penetration Testing
11 31 (19.62%) CISA
12 28 (17.72%) Risk Management
13 26 (16.46%) PCI DSS
14 24 (15.19%) Security Architecture
15 23 (14.56%) CEH
15 23 (14.56%) Management Information System
16 22 (13.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 21 (13.29%) Identity Management
17 21 (13.29%) CREST Certified
18 20 (12.66%) Firewall
18 20 (12.66%) PKI
18 20 (12.66%) SC Cleared
19 19 (12.03%) Presales
20 18 (11.39%) Secure Coding
20 18 (11.39%) DV Cleared
20 18 (11.39%) Security Management
21 17 (10.76%) Computer Science
22 16 (10.13%) Information Assurance
22 16 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
23 15 (9.49%) SANS

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (7.59%) IIS
2 2 (1.27%) Apache
2 2 (1.27%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) MS Project
2 4 (2.53%) MS Office
2 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.66%) Firewall
2 6 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (3.80%) Network Security
3 5 (3.16%) FTP
3 5 (3.16%) HTTP
3 5 (3.16%) LAN
3 5 (3.16%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.53%) DNS
4 4 (2.53%) tcpdump
5 3 (1.90%) Internet
5 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.27%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.27%) LDAP
6 2 (1.27%) SMTP
6 2 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) Big Data
2 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.27%) Burp Suite
General
1 51 (32.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.80%) Legal
5 5 (3.16%) Banking
5 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.53%) Advertising
7 3 (1.90%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.27%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.90%) .NET
1 3 (1.90%) HTML
2 2 (1.27%) SailPoint
2 2 (1.27%) SPNEGO
3 1 (0.63%) Flash
3 1 (0.63%) HTML5
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Management Information System
2 20 (12.66%) PKI
3 17 (10.76%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.23%) Cryptography
5 11 (6.96%) Mathematics
5 11 (6.96%) NHS
6 10 (6.33%) Physics
7 9 (5.70%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (5.06%) Cyber Defence
8 8 (5.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.53%) Algorithms
10 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.53%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (2.53%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.90%) CESG
12 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
12 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.49%) Windows
2 12 (7.59%) Linux
3 8 (5.06%) VxWorks
4 6 (3.80%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.63%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 82 (51.90%) Information Security
3 44 (27.85%) SIEM
4 32 (20.25%) Penetration Testing
5 28 (17.72%) Risk Management
6 24 (15.19%) Security Architecture
7 22 (13.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 21 (13.29%) Identity Management
9 19 (12.03%) Presales
10 18 (11.39%) Secure Coding
10 18 (11.39%) Security Management
11 16 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
11 16 (10.13%) Information Assurance
12 15 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (9.49%) Information Security Management
12 15 (9.49%) Time Management
12 15 (9.49%) TOGAF
12 15 (9.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 14 (8.86%) Data Protection
13 14 (8.86%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) C
2 14 (8.86%) C++
2 14 (8.86%) Java
3 11 (6.96%) Python
4 4 (2.53%) C#
5 3 (1.90%) Perl
5 3 (1.90%) PHP
6 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.27%) Ruby
6 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (41.14%) CISSP
2 64 (40.51%) Degree
3 50 (31.65%) Security Cleared
4 41 (25.95%) CISM
5 31 (19.62%) CISA
6 23 (14.56%) CEH
7 21 (13.29%) CREST Certified
8 20 (12.66%) SC Cleared
9 18 (11.39%) DV Cleared
10 15 (9.49%) SANS
11 14 (8.86%) OSCP
12 13 (8.23%) IISP
13 12 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (4.43%) CESG Certified Professional
15 7 (4.43%) CompTIA Security+
15 7 (4.43%) MCSE
15 7 (4.43%) Security+ Certification
16 6 (3.80%) ISACA
16 6 (3.80%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (29.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (16.46%) PCI DSS
3 10 (6.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (4.43%) RMADS
5 6 (3.80%) GPG13
6 2 (1.27%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.63%) COBIT
7 1 (0.63%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.53%) IAG
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) CSIRT
1 10 (6.33%) Nessus
1 10 (6.33%) Nmap
2 4 (2.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.27%) QRadar
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.63%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (3.16%) Splunk
2 4 (2.53%) Citrix
2 4 (2.53%) Cloudera
2 4 (2.53%) Hortonworks
3 3 (1.90%) Cognizant
3 3 (1.90%) MapR
4 2 (1.27%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (1.27%) Intel Security
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle
4 2 (1.27%) Trend Micro
4 2 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (0.63%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco
5 1 (0.63%) FireEye
5 1 (0.63%) HP
5 1 (0.63%) LogRhythm
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Resource Group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-£80,000 + an excellent package including a very generous bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago