The median annual salary for a Information Security Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Security Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 117 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 4 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 0.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 0
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1774 2237 1662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.52% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1742 1406
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Birmingham

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Birmingham

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISMS
2 4 (80.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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