The median annual salary for a Cybersecurity Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cybersecurity Consultant
South East / Surrey
Rank 161 204 210
Rank change year-on-year +43 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% 0.072% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.074% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2705 4061 4402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.33% 97.62% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 3479 3640
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in Surrey

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Cybersecurity Consultant in Surrey

Cybersecurity Consultant
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cybersecurity Consultant in Surrey

Cybersecurity Consultant
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Dorking - 2 £55,000 -
Woking - 1 £35,000 -
Cybersecurity Consultant
South East

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Surrey region featuring Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
4 7 (70.00%) PKI
4 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (70.00%) Physics
4 7 (70.00%) Identity Management
4 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) NHS
4 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
4 7 (70.00%) SABSA
4 7 (70.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (60.00%) Security Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 2 (20.00%) Digital Forensics

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) NHS
2 7 (70.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (90.00%) SIEM
2 9 (90.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (70.00%) Cryptography
3 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Identity Management
3 7 (70.00%) Information Assurance
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (70.00%) Physics
3 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (70.00%) SABSA
3 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (60.00%) Security Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) GCIA
3 2 (20.00%) GCIH
3 2 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System