The table below looks at the statistics for the Chief Security Officer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chief Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chief Security Officer
Rank 258 314 320
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Chief Security Officer 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.038% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.040% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £142,500 £82,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -
UK excluding London average salary - £87,500 £95,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Chief Security Officer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Chief Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Chief Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Chief Security Officer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Chief Security Officer Salary Trend in the City of London

Chief Security Officer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Security Officer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

Chief Security Officer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Chief 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 Chief Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP