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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Advisor
Rank 639 614 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.006% 0.014% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.014% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -
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
44357 41423 48051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37081 34736 41760
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Law
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Security
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) SAP