The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Advisor role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Adviser
Rank 605 - 644
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 28 0 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.068% - 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 15
Average salary £70,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,550 £56,250 -
% change year-on-year
-10.13% -
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
39382 39313 40777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.65% 95.73% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33975 33320 33316
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Advisor across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Security Advisor Salary Histogram in London

Security Advisor
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
City of London - 11 £55,000 - 2
Security Advisor
England

Security Advisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 19 (67.86%) CISSP
3 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (53.57%) COBIT
5 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
6 10 (35.71%) Logistics
6 10 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (35.71%) Retail
6 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
6 10 (35.71%) Change Management
7 8 (28.57%) NHS
7 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 8 (28.57%) ISMS
7 8 (28.57%) Data Governance
8 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
8 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (25.00%) CISM
8 7 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
9 6 (21.43%) CISA
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
10 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
10 5 (17.86%) MBA
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
13 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (7.14%) Project Governance

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) AppScan
1 1 (3.57%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) NHS
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Information Security
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
3 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 10 (35.71%) Change Management
4 10 (35.71%) Logistics
4 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 10 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (28.57%) Data Governance
5 8 (28.57%) ISMS
6 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (17.86%) Benchmarking
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
9 2 (7.14%) SABSA
9 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
9 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
10 1 (3.57%) Information Governance
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) Degree
3 7 (25.00%) CISM
4 6 (21.43%) CISA
5 5 (17.86%) MBA
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (53.57%) COBIT
3 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) IBM
1 1 (3.57%) Telstra
1 1 (3.57%) Veracode
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