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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Consultant
Rank 882 945 985
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 28 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.016% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.017% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 1
Median salary £65,000 £72,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +34.25%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £71,250 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-8.77% +31.94%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Senior Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Senior Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram

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

Senior Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 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 +57 20 £65,000 -10.34%
London +30 10 £58,750 -22.95%
Edinburgh - 8 £65,000 -
Scotland - 8 £65,000 -
North West +18 6 £65,000 -
Manchester - 6 £65,000 -
South East +40 2 £75,000 +7.14%
Berkshire +15 2 £75,000 +50.00%
Reading - 2 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £62,500 -
Bristol - 1 £77,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £62,500 -
South West - 1 £77,500 -
North East - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Information Security
2 35 (76.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (69.57%) CISSP
4 29 (63.04%) CISM
5 28 (60.87%) Security Architecture
6 26 (56.52%) Network Security
7 22 (47.83%) PCI DSS
8 18 (39.13%) Degree
9 17 (36.96%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (36.96%) Security Operations
10 16 (34.78%) Security Operations Centre
10 16 (34.78%) Compliance Management
11 15 (32.61%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 15 (32.61%) IISP
11 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
11 15 (32.61%) Performance Management
11 15 (32.61%) Information Assurance
11 15 (32.61%) Splunk
11 15 (32.61%) Portfolio Management
11 15 (32.61%) ArcSight
11 15 (32.61%) IIS
12 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
13 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (19.57%) CISA
15 8 (17.39%) Mainframe
15 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
15 8 (17.39%) COBIT
15 8 (17.39%) IT Governance
16 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (15.22%) ITIL

Senior Information 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 15 (32.61%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Network Security
2 3 (6.52%) MPLS
2 3 (6.52%) RTP
2 3 (6.52%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) GIS
General
1 3 (6.52%) Banking
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.39%) Mainframe
3 8 (17.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Unix
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Information Security
2 28 (60.87%) Security Architecture
3 17 (36.96%) Security Operations
3 17 (36.96%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (34.78%) Compliance Management
5 15 (32.61%) Information Assurance
5 15 (32.61%) Performance Management
5 15 (32.61%) Portfolio Management
5 15 (32.61%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 14 (30.43%) Risk Management
7 13 (28.26%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (17.39%) IT Governance
9 7 (15.22%) Information Security Governance
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
11 3 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) CISSP
2 29 (63.04%) CISM
3 18 (39.13%) Degree
4 15 (32.61%) IISP
5 9 (19.57%) CISA
6 4 (8.70%) CLAS
7 3 (6.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (6.52%) CCSP
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.52%) CRISC
7 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (2.17%) CEH
9 1 (2.17%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (76.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (47.83%) PCI DSS
3 8 (17.39%) COBIT
4 5 (10.87%) RMADS
5 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) ArcSight
1 15 (32.61%) Splunk
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) SunGard