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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Consultant
Rank 913 941 980
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 20 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.016% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.017% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 2
Median salary £52,500 £72,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +34.25%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £54,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+37.61% +0.92%

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
94552 106382 112198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79554 87702 91489
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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% -

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 23 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Information Security Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Top 16 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 23 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 +47 17 £66,250 -8.62%
London +44 9 £52,500 -34.37%
Glasgow - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 3 £47,500 -
South East +22 2 £80,000 +14.28%
West Midlands -6 2 £65,000 +32.65%
Reading - 2 £80,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £77,500 -
East of England - 2 £75,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £80,000 -
Warwickshire +5 1 £65,000 +32.65%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £77,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Senior Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (43.75%) Information Assurance
3 14 (43.75%) CISSP
4 12 (37.50%) ITIL
4 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) CISM
4 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 12 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 12 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (34.38%) Risk Management
6 10 (31.25%) Network Security
7 9 (28.13%) CISA
7 9 (28.13%) WAN
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
8 7 (21.88%) IT Governance
8 7 (21.88%) COBIT
9 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
9 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) Unix
9 6 (18.75%) LAN
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
9 6 (18.75%) Information Security Governance
10 4 (12.50%) CLAS
10 4 (12.50%) Finance

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 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 6 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Network Security
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) MPLS
4 3 (9.38%) RTP
4 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) GIS
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (21.88%) Mainframe
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (43.75%) Information Assurance
3 12 (37.50%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 11 (34.38%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) IT Governance
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security Governance
6 6 (18.75%) Malware Analysis
6 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) ISMS
9 2 (6.25%) Security Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (3.13%) Digital Forensics
10 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) CISSP
2 12 (37.50%) CISM
3 9 (28.13%) CISA
4 4 (12.50%) CLAS
5 3 (9.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (9.38%) CCSP
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (6.25%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.25%) CRISC
7 1 (3.13%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (21.88%) COBIT
3 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (12.50%) RMADS
4 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft