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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Consultant
Rank 862 982 973
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 14 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.003% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 2
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £56,250

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Top 9 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 7 December 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 +104 12 £65,000 -
Manchester - 6 £65,000 -
North West - 6 £65,000 -
London +62 4 £58,750 -9.61%
South East - 2 £75,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £65,000 -
Scotland - 2 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £75,000 -
Reading - 2 £75,000 -

Senior Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 41 (100.00%) Information Security
2 34 (82.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (73.17%) Security Architecture
4 29 (70.73%) Network Security
5 28 (68.29%) CISSP
6 27 (65.85%) CISM
7 24 (58.54%) PCI DSS
8 23 (56.10%) Degree
9 22 (53.66%) Security Operations
10 21 (51.22%) Security Operations Centre
10 21 (51.22%) Compliance Management
11 20 (48.78%) Risk and Compliance Management
11 20 (48.78%) IISP
11 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
11 20 (48.78%) Performance Management
11 20 (48.78%) Splunk
11 20 (48.78%) Portfolio Management
11 20 (48.78%) ArcSight
11 20 (48.78%) Vulnerability Management
11 20 (48.78%) IIS
12 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
13 11 (26.83%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (26.83%) Information Assurance
14 9 (21.95%) IT Governance
14 9 (21.95%) COBIT
14 9 (21.95%) Mainframe
15 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
15 8 (19.51%) ITIL
15 8 (19.51%) Unix
15 8 (19.51%) Windows

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 20 (48.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
1 8 (19.51%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 29 (70.73%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) RTP
2 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Security Operations Centre
2 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
3 9 (21.95%) Mainframe
4 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) CESG
6 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Unix
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Information Security
2 30 (73.17%) Security Architecture
3 22 (53.66%) Security Operations
4 21 (51.22%) Compliance Management
5 20 (48.78%) Performance Management
5 20 (48.78%) Portfolio Management
5 20 (48.78%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 20 (48.78%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
7 11 (26.83%) Information Assurance
7 11 (26.83%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (21.95%) IT Governance
9 8 (19.51%) Information Security Governance
9 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
11 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
12 2 (4.88%) DRM
12 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (4.88%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) CISSP
2 27 (65.85%) CISM
3 23 (56.10%) Degree
4 20 (48.78%) IISP
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (4.88%) CISA
7 1 (2.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) CCSP
7 1 (2.44%) CEH
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CLAS
7 1 (2.44%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (82.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (58.54%) PCI DSS
3 9 (21.95%) COBIT
4 3 (7.32%) RMADS
5 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) ArcSight
1 20 (48.78%) Splunk
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) SunGard
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco