The median annual salary for an Information Security Consultant was £73,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Information Security Consultant
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 233 247
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.15% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Median salary £73,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.09% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +25.00%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5136 5114 5837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.96% 97.63% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4279 4337 4923
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in the South West

Information Security Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Information Security Consultant in the South West

Information Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Information Security Consultant in the South West

Information Security Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol -23 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 South West region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 14 (70.00%) CISSP
3 14 (70.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (45.00%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (40.00%) C
5 8 (40.00%) Information Assurance
5 8 (40.00%) JSP 440
5 8 (40.00%) CESG
5 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (35.00%) Business Development
6 7 (35.00%) CISM
6 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (30.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (30.00%) Security Auditing
7 6 (30.00%) Security Management
7 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (30.00%) ISMS
7 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
8 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (25.00%) CLAS
8 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
9 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (20.00%) Aerospace

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) CESG
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 14 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (45.00%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 8 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (35.00%) Business Development
5 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (30.00%) Business Continuity
6 6 (30.00%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (30.00%) ISMS
6 6 (30.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (30.00%) Security Auditing
6 6 (30.00%) Security Management
7 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) QMS
8 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (70.00%) CISSP
3 7 (35.00%) CISM
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) CLAS
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (40.00%) JSP 440
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Bristol
Modis International Ltd
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