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Growth in information security consultant jobs

The information security consulting sector is one of the most dynamic areas of information security recruitment and expanded significantly during 2007, primarily through the creation of new information security consultant jobs.

A significant factor in the recent growth is the high level of government spending on IT projects, which is set to continue. In 2007, there was also strong demand from the financial sector, which has been a heavy user of information security consultancy services. It is not clear how strong this stream of work will be for the firms involved through 2008, however, an IT security specialist role can often provide a stepping stone into other areas of the financial sector.

There has been competition for information security specialist staff across the board, with the Big 4, the large systems integrators, the professional services divisions of security vendors and niche boutique specialists all competing.

For up to date information on the current IT security job market, including latest salary information, visit
Information Security Mid Year Market Report 2012.

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Latest jobs

Regional Security & Loss Prevention Manager
  • Location Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong or possibly Singapore
  • Salary Competitive
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Corporate Security
  • Description This brand new role has regional security/loss prevention responsibility for a fast growing global brand, utilising market leading best practice, technology and people across the APac region
Information Security GRC Specialist
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary $170,000 plus bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services , Corporate Security, Technology Risk
  • Description Our client located in the financial district is currently looking for a Information Security GRC Specialist.  Ideally, someone with a Security Engineer background and has transitioned to a GRC
Cyber Risk Analyst
  • Location New York, NY
  • Salary
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services , Technology Risk, Information Security
  • Description A leading hedge fund is currently seeking a Cyber Risk Analyst for their security practice.  This role will be responsible for maintaining the cybersecurity program for the client
Senior Information Security Analyst
  • Location Minneapolis, MN
  • Salary $110,000
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services , Technology Risk, Information Security
  • Description A leading insurance company in Minneapolis MN is currently seeking to add a Senior Information Security Analyst to the cybersecurity team.  The person is this role participates in projects and
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