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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Adviser
Rank 128 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.050% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £58,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +70.28%
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
1930 1724 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 96.80% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1559 1238
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISA
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001