The median annual salary for a Lead Security Consultant was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Security Consultant
UK / England
Rank 836 915 929
Rank change year-on-year +79 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Security Consultant 7 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.018% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 2
Median salary £80,000 £67,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.51% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,300 £62,250
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £96,500 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £67,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +18.51% +18.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Lead Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Lead Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Security Consultant in England

Lead Security Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Lead Security Consultant in England

Lead Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead Security Consultant in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead Security Consultant in England

Lead Security Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
London +71 4 £77,500 +14.81% 1
West Midlands +28 1 £52,500 -22.22%
East Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
South West - 1 £80,000 -
Lead Security Consultant
UK

Lead Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Lead 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 England region featuring Lead Security Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) COBIT
4 4 (36.36%) ISMS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
5 3 (27.27%) PCI QSA
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 1 (9.09%) CEH
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) SIEM
7 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) GIS
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity

Lead Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) ISMS
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) SIEM
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) PCI QSA
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) COBIT
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
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