Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 217 234
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.18% 0.022% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.023% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 - £53,750
10th Percentile £54,500 - £39,625
90th Percentile £67,250 - £66,875
East of England median annual salary £65,000 - £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4260 4364 5075
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 97.35% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3614 3653 4196
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in Hertfordshire

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £65,000 -
Hatfield - 1 £70,000 -
Information Security Consultant
East of England

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VLAN
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (75.00%) User Experience
3 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (75.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (75.00%) Cryptography
3 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (75.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCAA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (12.50%) GDPR
4 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) SonicWALL