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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 131 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Officer 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £31,250 £53,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.86% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £52,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £54,750 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.67%
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
1825 1757 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.71% 95.80% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1401 1377
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management