The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Officer
Rank 126 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.19% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.20% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+129.16% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Information Security Officer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1763 1481 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.71% 93.91% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1312 1318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Information Security Officer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the Bristol region.

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in Bristol

Information Security Officer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Information Security Officer 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 Information Security Officer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
3 1 (33.33%) CISMP
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Information Security Officer 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 Information Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISSMP
2 1 (33.33%) CISMP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001