The median annual salary for a Network Security Consultant was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Network Security Consultant
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 262 319
Rank change year-on-year +30 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Consultant 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.031% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.033% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £38,500 £65,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.76% +20.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Network Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Consultant in the City of London

Network Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for Network Security Consultant in the City of London

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Network 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 City of London region featuring Network Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Presales

Network Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto