The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Advisor role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Advisor
Rank - 237 271
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.016% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.36%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £34,500 £59,500
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.01%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6608 6170 7549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.00% 95.11% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5641 5176 6547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in the North West

Security Advisor
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Law
1 7 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (100.00%) Law
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk