The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Security Advisor featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Adviser
London / City of London
Rank 227 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £50,550 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+16.71% -12.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4823 6549 9938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.84% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 5843 8537
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Security Advisor in the job title.

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Security Advisor 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 City of London region featuring Security Advisor in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) AppScan
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AppScan
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Veracode