The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank - - 128
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Officer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Security Officer Salary Trend in Bristol

Security Officer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
2 8 (72.73%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) IT Governance
3 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (54.55%) ISMS
4 4 (36.36%) ISO27002
4 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) SSCP
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (18.18%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
6 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) Windows

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited 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 Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
2 8 (72.73%) Security Management
3 6 (54.55%) ISMS
3 6 (54.55%) IT Governance
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
4 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (18.18%) Security+ Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) ISO27002