The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Advisor role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Advisor in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Advisor
Rank 125 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% 0.051% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.054% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £56,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +50.00%
Security Advisor
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1884 1856 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.41% 94.26% 93.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1600 1671
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Advisor in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Advisor across the Birmingham region.

Security Advisor Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Advisor
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Advisor in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Advisor in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (100.00%) CISMP
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Security Advisor in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Advisor in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001