The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 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 > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 365 394 466
Rank change year-on-year +29 +72  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 31 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.26% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.27% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 8
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £44,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14100 17771 20746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.65% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 51721 74610 83636
South East median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in the South East

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in the South East

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity Consultant in the South East

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire +34 24 £35,000 -50.87%
Surrey +34 6 £60,000 -7.69%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cybersecurity Consultant
England

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region featuring Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 34 (75.56%) Degree
3 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
4 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 22 (48.89%) CISSP
7 21 (46.67%) Information Security
7 21 (46.67%) Cyber Essentials
8 20 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
9 19 (42.22%) CREST Certified
10 17 (37.78%) Nessus
10 17 (37.78%) Metasploit
11 16 (35.56%) Driving Licence
12 15 (33.33%) CEH
12 15 (33.33%) Windows
13 14 (31.11%) Network Security
13 14 (31.11%) CLAS
14 13 (28.89%) CHECK Team Member
14 13 (28.89%) Cyber Scheme
14 13 (28.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 13 (28.89%) Presales
14 13 (28.89%) Tigerscheme
14 13 (28.89%) Social Engineering
14 13 (28.89%) OWASP
14 13 (28.89%) SaaS
14 13 (28.89%) Mobile App
14 13 (28.89%) OSCP
14 13 (28.89%) Security Testing
14 13 (28.89%) Penetration Testing

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (28.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Network Security
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Metasploit
2 4 (8.89%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.56%) Legal
3 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (2.22%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (35.56%) Driving Licence
3 13 (28.89%) Mobile App
4 8 (17.78%) Life Science
5 7 (15.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (13.33%) Cybercrime
7 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.22%) CESG
8 1 (2.22%) NHS
8 1 (2.22%) PKI
8 1 (2.22%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) VxWorks
3 6 (13.33%) Mac OS
3 6 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (46.67%) Information Security
3 20 (44.44%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (28.89%) OWASP
4 13 (28.89%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Presales
4 13 (28.89%) Security Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Social Engineering
5 9 (20.00%) Business Development
6 8 (17.78%) Mathematics
7 7 (15.56%) Information Assurance
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) Source Code Analysis
7 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Secure Coding
8 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C
1 7 (15.56%) C++
1 7 (15.56%) Java
1 7 (15.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) Degree
2 33 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 25 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 22 (48.89%) CISSP
5 19 (42.22%) CREST Certified
6 15 (33.33%) CEH
7 14 (31.11%) CLAS
8 13 (28.89%) CHECK Team Member
8 13 (28.89%) Cyber Scheme
8 13 (28.89%) OSCP
8 13 (28.89%) Tigerscheme
9 8 (17.78%) GCIH
10 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
11 6 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (13.33%) CISM
11 6 (13.33%) GCFA
11 6 (13.33%) GCFE
11 6 (13.33%) GREM
11 6 (13.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 4 (8.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (46.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (28.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (4.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Nessus
2 4 (8.89%) Nmap
3 2 (4.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Codenomicon
2 3 (6.67%) Huawei
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
Winchester, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 7 days ago