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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Security Consultant
Rank 900 969 970
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Consultant 27 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.014% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 7
Median salary £85,000 £57,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £57,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £85,200 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £57,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -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
94503 106017 112388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79488 87462 91612
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +43 23 £90,000 +7.14%
London +45 8 £95,000 -
South East +18 8 £55,000 -
Berkshire +13 8 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £97,500 -
West Midlands - 6 £97,500 -
Scotland 0 4 £66,000 +15.78%
Glasgow -16 4 £66,000 +15.78%
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £80,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

Lead Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 41 (77.36%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (67.92%) Information Security
3 16 (30.19%) CISSP
4 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (28.30%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (26.42%) Finance
6 11 (20.75%) CISM
7 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
7 10 (18.87%) Project Management
8 9 (16.98%) Legal
9 8 (15.09%) CESG
9 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 8 (15.09%) C
9 8 (15.09%) Presales
10 7 (13.21%) Network Security
10 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
10 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
10 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
10 7 (13.21%) CISA
11 6 (11.32%) Security Management
11 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
11 6 (11.32%) Banking
11 6 (11.32%) CHECK Team Leader
11 6 (11.32%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
11 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
12 5 (9.43%) SAP Security

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
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Network Security
2 5 (9.43%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) LAN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
3 4 (7.55%) Wireless
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Legal
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 5 (9.43%) Marketing
5 4 (7.55%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) CESG
3 6 (11.32%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Cybercrime
5 2 (3.77%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Debian
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (77.36%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (67.92%) Information Security
3 15 (28.30%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (18.87%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
4 10 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.09%) Presales
6 7 (13.21%) Data Protection
6 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) Security Management
7 6 (11.32%) Security Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 5 (9.43%) Internal Audit
8 5 (9.43%) IT Audit
8 5 (9.43%) Problem Management
8 5 (9.43%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.43%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) CISSP
2 11 (20.75%) CISM
3 7 (13.21%) CISA
4 6 (11.32%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (9.43%) PMP
6 4 (7.55%) CREST Certified
6 4 (7.55%) Tigerscheme
7 3 (5.66%) Degree
8 2 (3.77%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.77%) CLAS
8 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) CEH
9 1 (1.89%) GIAC
9 1 (1.89%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.43%) GxP
3 5 (9.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.77%) PA-DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) MIIS
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco
1 5 (9.43%) SAP
2 3 (5.66%) VMware