The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Security Advisor featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Adviser
Rank 568 653 670
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.023% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.024% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 5
Median salary £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £47,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
Security Advisor
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33674 42112 43698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.87% 96.23% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28710 35811 37120
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in London

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in London

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 London region featuring Security Advisor in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Information Security
2 18 (72.00%) Banking
2 18 (72.00%) Finance
3 14 (56.00%) CISSP
4 13 (52.00%) CISM
5 12 (48.00%) CISA
5 12 (48.00%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
7 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (24.00%) Security Operations
9 4 (16.00%) User Experience
10 2 (8.00%) SABSA
10 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
11 1 (4.00%) ITIL
11 1 (4.00%) Windows
11 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
11 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
11 1 (4.00%) Project Management
11 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
11 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (4.00%) Project Governance

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

General
1 18 (72.00%) Banking
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Information Security
2 12 (48.00%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (40.00%) Information Security Governance
3 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (24.00%) Security Operations
4 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) SABSA
5 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 12 (48.00%) CISA
4 1 (4.00%) CRISC
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Intel Security