The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Cybersecurity Consultant
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 573 626
Rank change year-on-year -22 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 17 71 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.18% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 61 25
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £107,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112463 146439 161035
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in London

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in London

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity Consultant in London

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +20 1 - - 3
Cybersecurity Consultant
England

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cybersecurity 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 London region featuring Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (33.33%) CEH
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 15 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
4 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 14 (31.11%) C#
4 14 (31.11%) HTML
4 14 (31.11%) Java
4 14 (31.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (31.11%) Military
5 13 (28.89%) Information Security
6 12 (26.67%) CHFI
6 12 (26.67%) CISSP
7 11 (24.44%) GCIA
7 11 (24.44%) GCIH
7 11 (24.44%) GPEN
7 11 (24.44%) GAWN
8 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (20.00%) Network Security
10 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
10 8 (17.78%) CISM
11 7 (15.56%) CISA
11 7 (15.56%) Finance
12 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
12 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
12 6 (13.33%) Presales
12 6 (13.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (31.11%) Military
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (4.44%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.22%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) VMS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
3 15 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
4 14 (31.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 13 (28.89%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) Presales
6 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 6 (13.33%) Threat Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.89%) Business Development
8 4 (8.89%) SIEM
8 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.44%) ITIL
10 2 (4.44%) Reverse Engineering
10 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (4.44%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) C#
2 14 (31.11%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) CEH
2 12 (26.67%) CHFI
2 12 (26.67%) CISSP
3 11 (24.44%) GAWN
3 11 (24.44%) GCIA
3 11 (24.44%) GCIH
3 11 (24.44%) GPEN
4 8 (17.78%) CISM
5 7 (15.56%) CISA
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (6.67%) CREST Certified
8 2 (4.44%) GIAC
8 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) CCSP
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CRISC
9 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.22%) GSEC
9 1 (2.22%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (17.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) GDPR
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 22301
4 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 2 (4.44%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
City, London
Acumin
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum + Generous Commission OTE £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 30 days holiday - flexible bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago