The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Security Consultant
Rank 911 861 891
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Security Consultant 4 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.008% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Average salary £72,750 £54,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.72% -30.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,950 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,550 £60,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,500 £54,000 -
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Principal Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Security Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Principal Security Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Principal Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Principal Security Consultant
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -26 4 £72,750 +34.72% 1
London -31 2 £75,000 +15.38%
South West -24 1 - -
Slough - 1 £70,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £70,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
South East - 1 £70,500 - 1

Principal Security Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Principal Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Security Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) SCADA
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) RMADS
4 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) CISA
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Principal Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Principal Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) SCADA
2 1 (16.67%) RMADS
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Practice Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PCI QSA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
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