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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Consultant
Rank 811 915 953
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 104 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.039% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 92 32 19
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £103,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +2.22%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Cybersecurity Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 30 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 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +116 99 £65,000 +8.33% 17
London +67 49 £61,250 -3.92% 8
South East +38 31 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Kent - 11 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +20 9 £60,000 -
Birmingham - 9 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £70,000 - 1
Reading +13 7 £60,000 +26.31%
Surrey +36 5 £65,000 +8.33%
South West 0 5 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Hampshire +2 4 £85,000 +41.66% 1
Leatherhead - 4 £65,000 -
Bristol +16 3 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £70,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £70,000 -
City of London +61 2 £72,500 +31.81% 3
Oxfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
East of England - 2 £37,500 - 1
Guildford +18 1 £27,500 -54.16%
Gloucestershire -8 1 £87,500 +52.17%
Cheltenham -10 1 £87,500 +45.83%
Watford - 1 - - 1
Ipswich - 1 £37,500 -
Exeter - 1 - - 1
Bromley - 1 £60,000 -
West Drayton - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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.

1 319 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 182 (57.05%) Information Security
3 119 (37.30%) CISSP
4 108 (33.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 94 (29.47%) Finance
6 91 (28.53%) Security Cleared
7 87 (27.27%) Degree
8 85 (26.65%) Security Architecture
9 79 (24.76%) Security Operations
10 71 (22.26%) Data Protection
10 71 (22.26%) CISA
11 70 (21.94%) CISM
11 70 (21.94%) SC Cleared
12 68 (21.32%) SIEM
13 64 (20.06%) Security Operations Centre
14 63 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
15 62 (19.44%) PCI DSS
16 56 (17.55%) Risk Management
17 55 (17.24%) Threat Analysis
18 54 (16.93%) PKI
18 54 (16.93%) Risk Assessment
18 54 (16.93%) Fraud Detection
19 53 (16.61%) Multi-Factor Authentication
20 52 (16.30%) Identity Management
21 41 (12.85%) Network Security
22 36 (11.29%) SANS
23 35 (10.97%) C
23 35 (10.97%) DV Cleared
24 33 (10.34%) ArcSight
25 32 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management

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 11 (3.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.85%) Network Security
2 7 (2.19%) Firewall
2 7 (2.19%) Internet
2 7 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (0.94%) LAN
3 3 (0.94%) WebEx
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Metasploit
General
1 94 (29.47%) Finance
2 20 (6.27%) Legal
3 13 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.76%) Banking
5 8 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.19%) Law
7 5 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.25%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.25%) Military
8 4 (1.25%) Retail
9 3 (0.94%) Advertising
9 3 (0.94%) Automotive
10 2 (0.63%) Games
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.63%) Marketing
11 1 (0.31%) French Language
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.45%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) Flash
2 2 (0.63%) HTML
2 2 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (20.06%) Security Operations Centre
2 54 (16.93%) PKI
3 24 (7.52%) Cryptography
3 24 (7.52%) Cyber Attack
4 21 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 16 (5.02%) CESG
6 16 (5.02%) Cyberthreat
7 15 (4.70%) Mathematics
8 14 (4.39%) Management Information System
9 13 (4.08%) CESG CLAS
10 11 (3.45%) Cybercrime
11 7 (2.19%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.57%) Social Media
13 4 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 4 (1.25%) SCADA
14 2 (0.63%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
15 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.82%) Windows
2 4 (1.25%) Unix
2 4 (1.25%) VxWorks
3 2 (0.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.31%) AIX
4 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 182 (57.05%) Information Security
3 85 (26.65%) Security Architecture
4 79 (24.76%) Security Operations
5 71 (22.26%) Data Protection
6 68 (21.32%) SIEM
7 63 (19.75%) Penetration Testing
8 56 (17.55%) Risk Management
9 55 (17.24%) Threat Analysis
10 54 (16.93%) Fraud Detection
10 54 (16.93%) Risk Assessment
11 53 (16.61%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 52 (16.30%) Identity Management
13 32 (10.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (7.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 23 (7.21%) Security Management
16 22 (6.90%) Information Assurance
16 22 (6.90%) Presales
17 21 (6.58%) Regulatory Compliance
18 19 (5.96%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.97%) C
2 17 (5.33%) Java
3 14 (4.39%) C++
4 9 (2.82%) Python
5 8 (2.51%) C#
6 5 (1.57%) PHP
7 4 (1.25%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.31%) Perl
9 1 (0.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (37.30%) CISSP
2 91 (28.53%) Security Cleared
3 87 (27.27%) Degree
4 71 (22.26%) CISA
5 70 (21.94%) CISM
5 70 (21.94%) SC Cleared
6 36 (11.29%) SANS
7 35 (10.97%) DV Cleared
8 30 (9.40%) CEH
9 28 (8.78%) CESG Certified Professional
10 26 (8.15%) CREST Certified
11 23 (7.21%) CRISC
12 16 (5.02%) CLAS
12 16 (5.02%) OSCP
13 13 (4.08%) IISP
14 10 (3.13%) GCIH
15 8 (2.51%) GCIA
16 6 (1.88%) PCI QSA
17 5 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
17 5 (1.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (33.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (19.44%) PCI DSS
3 17 (5.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (3.45%) COBIT
4 11 (3.45%) RMADS
5 5 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.25%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.25%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.63%) HMG Infosec
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.63%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.63%) QA
8 1 (0.31%) GPG13
8 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.31%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.31%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) Nessus
1 4 (1.25%) Nmap
2 1 (0.31%) MIIS
2 1 (0.31%) QRadar
Vendors
1 33 (10.34%) ArcSight
2 5 (1.57%) Splunk
3 2 (0.63%) Cisco
4 1 (0.31%) Apple
4 1 (0.31%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.31%) Google
4 1 (0.31%) LogRhythm
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle
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