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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Adviser
Rank 881 922 945
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 27 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.012% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 11
Median salary £45,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.39%
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 9 £65,000 +8.33% 1
North West - 8 £45,000 - 1
South West - 6 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East +20 1 £27,500 -59.25%
East of England - 1 £49,350 -
Security Advisor
UK

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 44 (68.75%) CISSP
2 42 (65.63%) Information Security
3 38 (59.38%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (45.31%) Project Management
6 28 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (40.63%) CISM
7 26 (40.63%) Risk Management
8 21 (32.81%) CISA
9 19 (29.69%) COBIT
9 19 (29.69%) PCI DSS
10 14 (21.88%) Degree
10 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
11 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
11 13 (20.31%) Management Information System
12 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2
12 12 (18.75%) Information Assurance
12 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (18.75%) Logistics
13 11 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (17.19%) Retail
13 11 (17.19%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (17.19%) Change Management
14 10 (15.63%) Finance
14 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (15.63%) Security Testing
15 9 (14.06%) Time Management
15 9 (14.06%) ISMS
15 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
15 9 (14.06%) Metasploit

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 8 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) AppScan
1 9 (14.06%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (17.19%) Retail
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 30 (46.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
2 13 (20.31%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 8 (12.50%) NHS
4 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Information Security
2 38 (59.38%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (45.31%) Project Management
4 26 (40.63%) Risk Management
5 14 (21.88%) TOGAF
6 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.75%) Information Assurance
6 12 (18.75%) Logistics
6 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 11 (17.19%) Change Management
7 11 (17.19%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (15.63%) Security Testing
9 9 (14.06%) ISMS
9 9 (14.06%) ITIL
9 9 (14.06%) Time Management
10 8 (12.50%) Benchmarking
10 8 (12.50%) Data Governance
10 8 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) C#
1 9 (14.06%) Java
1 9 (14.06%) Python
2 8 (12.50%) C
2 8 (12.50%) C++
2 8 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (68.75%) CISSP
2 26 (40.63%) CISM
3 21 (32.81%) CISA
4 14 (21.88%) Degree
5 9 (14.06%) CRISC
5 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (12.50%) MBA
7 6 (9.38%) CEH
7 6 (9.38%) GIAC
8 3 (4.69%) PCI QSA
9 1 (1.56%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (29.69%) COBIT
2 19 (29.69%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) IBM
1 9 (14.06%) Veracode
2 1 (1.56%) Telstra
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