The median annual salary for a Senior Information Security Consultant was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 649 673
Rank change year-on-year +65 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.014% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.015% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £58,750 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.96% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +22.72%  

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 32820 40749 42758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27626 35268 35980
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Information Security Consultant in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (57.89%) Network Security
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
3 11 (57.89%) ITIL
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Unix
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
4 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
4 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (52.63%) IT Governance
4 10 (52.63%) Information Assurance
4 10 (52.63%) Information Security Governance
4 10 (52.63%) COBIT
5 8 (42.11%) CISSP
6 7 (36.84%) CISA
7 5 (26.32%) CISM
7 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) IIS
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) IISP
9 3 (15.79%) GDPR
9 3 (15.79%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) People Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Network Security
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (57.89%) Security Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Information Assurance
3 10 (52.63%) Information Security Governance
3 10 (52.63%) IT Governance
3 10 (52.63%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Privacy
4 3 (15.79%) People Management
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) Compliance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.26%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CISA
3 5 (26.32%) CISM
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) IISP
5 1 (5.26%) GIAC
5 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) COBIT
3 3 (15.79%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (15.79%) GDPR
3 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (15.79%) ISO22301
4 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk