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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Adviser
UK / England
Rank 837 883 919
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 3 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.038% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.039% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 10
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £50,025 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -16.62%

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
76201 89097 95104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.50% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63797 75537 79690
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 3 £72,500 +31.34%
Security Advisor
UK

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 England region featuring Security Advisor in the job title.

1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 21 (91.30%) Finance
3 18 (78.26%) Banking
4 17 (73.91%) CISSP
4 17 (73.91%) CISM
5 12 (52.17%) CISA
6 11 (47.83%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (43.48%) Information Security Governance
8 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
11 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
12 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
13 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
13 2 (8.70%) Degree
13 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
13 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
14 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
14 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
14 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
14 1 (4.35%) SANS
14 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
14 1 (4.35%) Network Security

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 21 (91.30%) Finance
2 18 (78.26%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (43.48%) Information Security Governance
3 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Security Operations
4 6 (26.09%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) CISM
1 17 (73.91%) CISSP
2 12 (52.17%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (4.35%) SANS
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.35%) Tufin