Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Information Security Consultant was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Senior Information Security Consultant
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 876 894
Rank change year-on-year +57 +18 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 17 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.017% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.018% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 13
London median annual salary £66,250 £65,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% -18.75% +92.77%
10th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £55,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% +29.63%

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 69001 79125 85659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.98% 96.05% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55776 68584 72277
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Information Security Consultant in London

Senior Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Information Security Consultant in London

Senior Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Consultant in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Information Security Consultant in London

Senior Information Security 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 Senior Information Security Consultant within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Docklands, London - 1 £67,500 -
Senior Information Security Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (52.94%) Security Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) GDPR
5 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (41.18%) CISSP
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
6 6 (35.29%) Threat Modelling
7 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (29.41%) SaaS
7 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
7 5 (29.41%) OWASP
7 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
7 5 (29.41%) Legal
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) SAS 70
7 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (23.53%) IT Governance
8 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (23.53%) CISA
8 4 (23.53%) CISM
8 4 (23.53%) Management Information System

Senior Information Security 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:

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Network Security
General
1 5 (29.41%) Legal
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Security Architecture
3 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Risk Management
4 6 (35.29%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
5 5 (29.41%) OWASP
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (29.41%) Security Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
6 4 (23.53%) Information Security Governance
6 4 (23.53%) IT Governance
7 3 (17.65%) Data Privacy
7 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISA
2 4 (23.53%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) CLAS
3 2 (11.76%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.88%) GIAC
4 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (94.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) GDPR
3 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 5 (29.41%) SAS 70
4 4 (23.53%) COBIT
5 3 (17.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (17.65%) ISO 22301
5 3 (17.65%) ISO 9001
5 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft