The median annual salary for a Information Security Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 100 99 94
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.12% 0.094% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.098% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -7.69%  
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 813 1021 984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.10% 96.23% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 669 668 805
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) IISP
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) IISP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440