The median annual salary for a Senior Security Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Consultant
England / London
Rank 553 612 633
Rank change year-on-year +59 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 31 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.099% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.10% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 16
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +18.18%  

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 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Security Consultant in London

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Security Consultant in London

Senior Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Security Consultant in London

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Senior 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 Security Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (47.46%) CISSP
2 26 (44.07%) Information Security
3 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (33.90%) Network Security
5 19 (32.20%) Finance
5 19 (32.20%) CISA
6 18 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (27.12%) Security Architecture
7 16 (27.12%) Degree
7 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
8 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (23.73%) Windows
9 13 (22.03%) Unix
9 13 (22.03%) IT Governance
10 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
10 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
10 12 (20.34%) Cisco
11 11 (18.64%) IIS
11 11 (18.64%) ITIL
11 11 (18.64%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (18.64%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (18.64%) IISP
12 10 (16.95%) People Management
12 10 (16.95%) Presales
12 10 (16.95%) Information Assurance
12 10 (16.95%) Project Management
13 9 (15.25%) Mainframe
13 9 (15.25%) CISM
13 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
13 9 (15.25%) CCIE

Senior Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (18.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) Network Security
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 6 (10.17%) Wireless
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.39%) BGP
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (3.39%) Frame Relay
5 2 (3.39%) HSRP
5 2 (3.39%) MPLS
5 2 (3.39%) OSPF
5 2 (3.39%) PPP
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.39%) VLAN
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) VRRP
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
1 3 (5.08%) RESTful
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.39%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.69%) CESG
6 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.69%) iPhone
6 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Information Security
2 18 (30.51%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (27.12%) Risk Management
3 16 (27.12%) Security Architecture
4 13 (22.03%) IT Governance
5 11 (18.64%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (18.64%) ITIL
5 11 (18.64%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (16.95%) Information Assurance
6 10 (16.95%) People Management
6 10 (16.95%) Presales
6 10 (16.95%) Project Management
7 9 (15.25%) Information Security Governance
8 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (10.17%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (10.17%) SIEM
10 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.47%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (8.47%) Data Privacy
11 4 (6.78%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
1 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) C++
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) CISSP
2 19 (32.20%) CISA
3 16 (27.12%) Degree
4 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (18.64%) IISP
6 9 (15.25%) CCIE
6 9 (15.25%) CISM
7 5 (8.47%) GIAC
8 4 (6.78%) CLAS
9 3 (5.08%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (5.08%) CCNA
9 3 (5.08%) CCNP
9 3 (5.08%) CCSP
9 3 (5.08%) ISSAP
9 3 (5.08%) PCI QSA
10 2 (3.39%) CCSE
10 2 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (3.39%) CSSLP
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (15.25%) COBIT
3 8 (13.56%) PCI DSS
4 5 (8.47%) GDPR
5 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.69%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (3.39%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.39%) QRadar
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.69%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Cisco
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.56%) Palo Alto
4 7 (11.86%) Juniper
5 5 (8.47%) Arista
5 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.47%) IBM
5 5 (8.47%) Meraki
6 4 (6.78%) CyberArk
7 3 (5.08%) EMC
8 2 (3.39%) Aveksa
8 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.39%) CA
8 2 (3.39%) Citrix
8 2 (3.39%) Dell
8 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.39%) IronPort
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle
8 2 (3.39%) Tufin
9 1 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000k+ & comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £70,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 6 days ago