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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Advisor
Rank 216 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.019% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £56,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +50.00%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5443 5112 5259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.12% 94.86% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4274 4413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Advisor
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Advisor Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Advisor Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Advisor
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Birmingham -2 2 £48,000 -12.72%
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Security Advisor
England

Security Advisor
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
1 6 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (100.00%) CISMP
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (100.00%) CISA
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) RMADS
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) CESG
1 6 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (50.00%) RMADS
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISA
1 6 (100.00%) CISM
1 6 (100.00%) CISMP
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001