The table below looks at the statistics for the Information 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 Information Security Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Officer
Rank 254 305 317
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Information Security Officer 7 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.13% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £85,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +22.22%
Information 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 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
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% -

Information Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information 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 Information Security Officer across the City of London region.

Information Security Officer Salary Trend in the City of London

Information Security Officer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security Officer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Information Security Officer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Officer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (100.00%) Security Management
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security Management
3 5 (71.43%) CISM
3 5 (71.43%) CISSP
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) CESG
4 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
4 4 (57.14%) CISMP
4 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) CLAS
4 4 (57.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
6 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) COBIT
6 2 (28.57%) SANS
6 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
7 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (14.29%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CESG
1 4 (57.14%) CESG CLAS
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Information Security
1 7 (100.00%) Security Management
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security Management
3 4 (57.14%) ISMS
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CISMP
2 4 (57.14%) CLAS
3 2 (28.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) COBIT
City, London
HFG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Corp Bens.
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