The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 223 207 185
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.10% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.10% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £65,000 - £71,750
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £69,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £74,350
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
Information Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Information Security Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Birmingham -7 4 £65,000 -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) CISSP
4 5 (38.46%) CISM
4 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
5 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
7 1 (7.69%) CISA
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 1 (7.69%) PKI
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (84.62%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CISA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
Lichfield, Staffordshire
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