Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Information Security Consultant
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 156 142
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.13% 0.35% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.36% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Gloucestershire median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% - -
South West median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00% -11.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1477 2212 1988
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 97.40% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1835 1618
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%
10th Percentile £24,425 £25,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Information Security Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Gloucestershire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +21 2 £62,500 +19.05%
Information Security Consultant
South West

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CRISC
1 1 (50.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk