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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Security Consultant
Rank 913 956 986
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Consultant 27 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.010% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 11
Median salary £82,000 £57,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.85% -30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £55,600 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £84,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £57,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 6 May 2016 within the UK.

Lead Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Lead Security Consultant
Top 10 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 6 May 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 +33 27 £82,000 +36.66% 1
London +32 20 £86,000 +43.33% 1
West Midlands - 4 £82,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £82,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 -
Leeds - 2 £80,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 -
South East +27 1 £72,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £72,500 -
Crawley - 1 £72,500 -

Lead Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (86.79%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (71.70%) Information Security
3 18 (33.96%) Finance
3 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (30.19%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (28.30%) Network Security
6 14 (26.42%) CISSP
7 13 (24.53%) Degree
8 12 (22.64%) CISM
9 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
9 10 (18.87%) CEH
9 10 (18.87%) GIAC
9 10 (18.87%) Security Operations
9 10 (18.87%) Use Case
9 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
9 10 (18.87%) Data Analytics
9 10 (18.87%) Analytics
9 10 (18.87%) SIEM
9 10 (18.87%) Security Operations Centre
10 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
10 9 (16.98%) Security Architecture
10 9 (16.98%) Legal
10 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
11 8 (15.09%) Security Management
11 8 (15.09%) Cisco
11 8 (15.09%) ITIL
11 8 (15.09%) Windows
11 8 (15.09%) LAN
11 8 (15.09%) WAN

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 (1.89%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Network Security
2 8 (15.09%) LAN
2 8 (15.09%) WAN
3 5 (9.43%) Firewall
4 4 (7.55%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Legal
3 5 (9.43%) Marketing
4 4 (7.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (11.32%) CESG
5 2 (3.77%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.89%) FMCG
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) Cybersecurity
2 38 (71.70%) Information Security
3 16 (30.19%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (18.87%) Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) Data Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
4 10 (18.87%) Security Operations
4 10 (18.87%) SIEM
4 10 (18.87%) Use Case
5 9 (16.98%) Data Protection
5 9 (16.98%) Security Architecture
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL
6 8 (15.09%) Malware Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
6 8 (15.09%) Security Management
7 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.32%) Identity Access Management
8 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.43%) IT Audit
9 5 (9.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) CISSP
2 13 (24.53%) Degree
3 12 (22.64%) CISM
4 10 (18.87%) CEH
4 10 (18.87%) GIAC
5 6 (11.32%) CREST Certified
6 4 (7.55%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (7.55%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (5.66%) CISA
7 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.77%) CLAS
8 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) CRISC
9 1 (1.89%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
2 9 (16.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) MIIS
1 1 (1.89%) Nexpose
1 1 (1.89%) Proventia
1 1 (1.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Cisco
2 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.89%) Citrix
2 1 (1.89%) F5
2 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
2 1 (1.89%) ScanSafe
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