The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Lead Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Security Consultant
Rank 885 947 984
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Consultant 30 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 6
Median salary £95,000 £57,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £70,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £97,500 £57,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+71.05% -13.96%

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
94902 107027 117104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79965 88250 95827
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lead Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Security Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Lead Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Lead Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Security Consultant over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 within the UK.

Lead Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Security Consultant
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +82 26 £95,000 +90.00%
London +45 16 £90,000 +80.00%
West Midlands - 6 £97,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £97,500 -
Scotland -6 4 £66,000 +15.78%
Glasgow -8 4 £66,000 +15.78%
South East +48 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire +19 2 £55,000 -
Leeds - 2 £80,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Lead Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Lead 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 featuring Lead Security Consultant in the job title.

1 46 (90.20%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (64.71%) Information Security
3 17 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
6 13 (25.49%) CISSP
7 11 (21.57%) CISM
8 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
8 10 (19.61%) Network Security
9 9 (17.65%) Legal
10 8 (15.69%) CESG
10 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (15.69%) Security Architecture
11 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
11 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.73%) Presales
11 7 (13.73%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
11 7 (13.73%) Project Management
11 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
11 7 (13.73%) C
12 6 (11.76%) ITIL
12 6 (11.76%) Windows
12 6 (11.76%) LAN
12 6 (11.76%) WAN
12 6 (11.76%) Cisco
12 6 (11.76%) Security Management
12 6 (11.76%) Banking

Lead Security 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Network Security
2 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
3 4 (7.84%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) Wireless
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Marketing
5 4 (7.84%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) CESG
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (7.84%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (5.88%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.92%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (64.71%) Information Security
3 17 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Risk Management
5 8 (15.69%) Security Architecture
6 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.73%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.73%) Presales
6 7 (13.73%) Project Management
6 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
7 6 (11.76%) Malware Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.76%) Security Management
7 6 (11.76%) Security Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (9.80%) IT Audit
8 5 (9.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) CISSP
2 11 (21.57%) CISM
3 6 (11.76%) CHECK Team Leader
3 6 (11.76%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) CEH
4 4 (7.84%) CISA
4 4 (7.84%) CREST Certified
4 4 (7.84%) GIAC
4 4 (7.84%) Tigerscheme
5 2 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.92%) CLAS
5 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.92%) PMP
5 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) GxP
3 2 (3.92%) PA-DSS
3 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) MIIS
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (3.92%) SAP