The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Advisor role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Advisor
Rank 884 854 898
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 21 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.024% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £37,500 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Advisor
Salary Trend

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in the UK

Security Advisor
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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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
England -29 21 £50,000 +10.49% 8
South East -1 15 £57,500 +17.94% 1
Surrey - 15 £57,500 - 1
Guildford - 12 - -
London -51 3 £50,000 -16.66% 3
North West +1 2 £50,000 - 2
Manchester -3 2 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 - 1

Security Advisor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 37 (88.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (76.19%) Law
3 30 (71.43%) Information Security
3 30 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 29 (69.05%) ISMS
5 28 (66.67%) RMADS
5 28 (66.67%) CRAMM
5 28 (66.67%) Information Assurance
5 28 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
5 28 (66.67%) SOA
5 28 (66.67%) CISSP
6 25 (59.52%) Degree
7 24 (57.14%) CISM
8 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
9 17 (40.48%) JSP 440
10 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
10 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 9 (21.43%) Firewall
11 8 (19.05%) CESG
11 8 (19.05%) CESG CLAS
11 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.05%) Windows
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (19.05%) Splunk
11 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (19.05%) Network Security
11 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
12 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 5 (11.90%) F5
13 5 (11.90%) Juniper

Security Advisor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) Network Security
2 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
General
1 32 (76.19%) Law
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Military
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) RMADS
2 8 (19.05%) CESG
2 8 (19.05%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Information Security
2 29 (69.05%) ISMS
3 28 (66.67%) Information Assurance
3 28 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
3 28 (66.67%) CRAMM
3 28 (66.67%) SOA
4 22 (52.38%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Security Management
6 4 (9.52%) Security Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.38%) SAP Security
9 1 (2.38%) ERP
9 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.38%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 1 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 30 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 28 (66.67%) CISSP
3 25 (59.52%) Degree
4 24 (57.14%) CISM
5 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (88.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (40.48%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.38%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 8 (19.05%) Splunk
3 5 (11.90%) F5
3 5 (11.90%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago