Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Security Advisor was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Adviser
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 552 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +623
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Advisor 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.91% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -17.24% +31.82% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 30,048 30,635 39,457
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.86% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25,093 25,400 33,410
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Security Advisor
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Security Advisor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Security Advisor in the South East

Security Advisor
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Security Advisor in the South East

Security Advisor
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Advisor within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Security Advisor
England

Security Advisor Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Security Advisor job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Security Advisor in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

Security Advisor Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001