The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Advisor role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Advisor
Rank 851 813 885
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 28 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.021% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.023% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -
Security Advisor
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in England

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in England

Security Advisor
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Advisor across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Security Advisor Salary Histogram in England

Security Advisor
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -5 10 £57,500 +91.66% 1
North West -8 10 £50,000 - 1
London -29 7 £50,000 -4.76% 4
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £55,000 -
Security Advisor
UK

Security Advisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 45 (84.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (77.36%) Law
3 32 (60.38%) Information Security
3 32 (60.38%) SOA
3 32 (60.38%) CISSP
3 32 (60.38%) Risk Analysis
3 32 (60.38%) CRAMM
3 32 (60.38%) ISMS
3 32 (60.38%) RMADS
3 32 (60.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (60.38%) Information Assurance
4 28 (52.83%) Degree
5 26 (49.06%) CISM
5 26 (49.06%) Risk Management
6 19 (35.85%) JSP 440
7 16 (30.19%) Network Security
8 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (28.30%) F5
8 15 (28.30%) Splunk
8 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (28.30%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
8 15 (28.30%) Firewall
8 15 (28.30%) Juniper
8 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
8 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
8 15 (28.30%) Windows
9 10 (18.87%) CESG
9 10 (18.87%) CESG CLAS
10 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Network Security
2 15 (28.30%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
General
1 41 (77.36%) Law
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Military
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 32 (60.38%) RMADS
2 10 (18.87%) CESG
2 10 (18.87%) CESG CLAS
3 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2012
1 15 (28.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Information Security
1 32 (60.38%) SOA
1 32 (60.38%) Risk Analysis
1 32 (60.38%) CRAMM
1 32 (60.38%) ISMS
1 32 (60.38%) Information Assurance
2 26 (49.06%) Risk Management
3 15 (28.30%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (28.30%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.55%) Security Management
4 4 (7.55%) Security Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) ERP
7 1 (1.89%) Project Management
7 1 (1.89%) SAP Security
7 1 (1.89%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) SIEM
7 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) CISSP
1 32 (60.38%) Security Cleared
2 28 (52.83%) Degree
3 26 (49.06%) CISM
4 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
5 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (84.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (35.85%) JSP 440
3 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) F5
1 15 (28.30%) Splunk
1 15 (28.30%) Juniper
1 15 (28.30%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.77%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
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Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent package and benefits
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